MUST HAVE ACTIVE TS/SCI CLEARANCE OR OBTAINING ONE
General Dynamics Information Technology, Defense Division, Naval Forces Sector is currently seeking a candidate to provide on-site support at Defense Red Switch Network sites.. The Telecommunication Analyst will support the Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) providing on-site operation and maintenance:
Perform day-to-day DRSN operation and maintenance and its subsystems.
Perform scheduled, unscheduled, corrective operation and maintenance,
Perform fault isolation, and repair of DRSN equipment and circuits.
Perform preventative maintenance on DRSN equipment to include replacement of circuit cards or major sub-assemblies.
Perform software upgrades and all operation and maintenance IAW Defense Information System Agency (DISA), Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) Operations and Maintenance Guide, and Technical Manuals.
Perform database management; logistics support functions and DRSN installation and configuration of Integrated Service Telephones, Multifunction Digital Adapters, UDLT Multiplexers, Cryptographic devices, CSU/DSU/CTP equipment.
Perform on-call after normal working hours.
The work center is responsible for maintaining the Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) and its sub-systems on a 24/7 basis. DRSN work center will cover fault management, security management, operation and preventative maintenance, logistics and repair support, and DRSN management database system, at a primary location and remote locations. DRSN work center will provide network management subsystem support to DRSN System Manager.
Bachelor's degree in a related technical area of study and/or a minimum of 5 years related experience in Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) experience in lieu of degree.
Candidate MUST BE U.S. CITIZEN and hold an active Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI.
Candidate holds current Security + certification and DSS-2A certification
Candidate must have 5 - 8 years experience in the following areas:
Knowledge and experience with various cryptographic equipment:
CTP 150/2024/2056 is a plus
Canoga Perkins modems
Various electronic test equipment, Fire-bird 6000 or equivalent, Digital Multimeter and O'scope.
Microsoft Windows 7/10 and Linux Operating Systems.
Strong system/network troubleshooting skills.
Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
Self-starter and work under minimum supervision.
Candidate must be "Fit to Deploy" to the CENTCOM AOR
This position will deploy with U.S. Forces, and therefore is subject to Deployed Contractor training and regulations, and USCENTCOM Individual Protection and individual / Unit Deployment Policy. Successful candidates will be subject to initial and recurring physical examinations and medical testing, and meet fitness for duty requirements in accordance with the CENTCOM Policy and related modifications and regulations.
Employment offer and international assignment are contingent on transferring (or obtaining) and maintaining a Top Secret/SCI level security clearance.
STATUS OF FORCES / MOU ACCREDITATION STATUS International assignment is contingent on obtaining status of forces / Technical Representative accreditation
ASSIGNMENT CONTINGENT UPON - Candidate must be able to obtain a work visa, residence permit, as a condition of employment.
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