Telecommunications Specialist (8-TS-24-16)

  • Centra Technology
  • Fort Belvoir, VA
  • 02/26/2018

Job Description

Security Clearance: TS/SCI Fort Belvoir, VA CENTRA Technology, Inc. has an immediate opening for Telecommunications Specialist Responsible for coordinating with the Government Task Lead by providing technical advice and guidance. Primary duties include: Review and assess telecommunications infrastructure; identify communications-related issues and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate vulnerabilities. Identify critical mission systems, their vulnerabilities and the impact on the broader strategic, operational and tactical implications on higher DoD or National level missions Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Telecommunications related discipline. Minimum 10 years primary job experience in two or more of the areas of telecommunications system design, telecom program/project management, telecommunications systems performance and acceptance testing, and network operations management in multiple sub-disciplines of telecommunications systems and operations in the military or other comparable civilian position. Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles. Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance. Expert on Ku/X/L Band and tactical satellite terminals. Experience with tactical military and civilian land mobile radios. Broad experience in general military command and control operations. Knowledge with configuration, operation, and management of the DISN and other DoD and commercial terrestrial and satellite communications systems and networks. Knowledge and operational experience with commonly used DoD data and voice networks and transmission systems. Strong written and verbal communications skills. Knowledge and understanding of Antiterrorism Force Protection Program and surveillance procedures against US personnel if deployed in an overseas environment and of foreign Intelligence Collection against US Personnel Knowledge of and familiarity with: Fiber optic distribution systems; Optical transport networks; SONET/SDH, ATM, IP, and TDM protocols, equipment and networks; Encryptions systems. Experience in one or more of the following: DISN, DSN, DRSN, DMS SIPRNet, NIPRNet, JWICS, DSCS, Milstar, AFSCN, GMD, GPS, cellular, Microwave, and various other DoD and commercial architectures and SATCOM systems. Recent course work and certifications in the broader area of Information Systems Security and networks such as Telecommunications Systems, VoIP Systems Security and, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification Willingness to travel. Prior military operational experience desirable in high-threat environment CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. Interested candidates should send a resume to Please reference job code 8-TS-24-16 in the subject line.#CJPost Interested candidates should apply using the button below JBCentra ICJBMeta