SATCOM Systems Specialist (Secret SSBI) - Turkey -

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Network Engineering
Location
Not Applicable, Türkiye
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Communication Network

Routers

Satellite Communications (SATCOM)

REQ#: RQ167001
Public Trust: SSBI (T5)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT has an exciting opportunity for a SATCOM Systems Specialist to support U.S. Army Europe in Malatya, Turkey.

The SATCOM Systems Specialist will be responsible for Designing, planning and building communications networks as well as configuring routers and switches, and firewalls for LAN and WAN systems and VPN concentrators with appropriate network engineering and communications protocols.

The Specialist will coordinate LAN/WAN hardware/software improvements and/or enhancements. Monitors the network utilizing industry leading technologies. Provides innovative methods and technical solutions using the engineering design process. Plans implementation of enhancements.

HOW A SATCOM SYSTEMS SPECIALIST WILL MAKE AN IMPACT

  • Analyzes customer requirements and develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

  • Performs maintenance and upgrade of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks.

  • Maintains network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability.

  • Coordinates the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.

  • Creates plans and configures systems for data communication networks.

  • Evaluates new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

  • Designs and builds the hardware and software components for computer or telecommunications networks.

  • Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced network personnel.

  • May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)


WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO SUCCEED

  • Education: BA/BS (or equivalent experience)

  • Required Experience: 5+ years of experience

  • Clearance Level: Secret Level Security Clearance with an SSBI/Tier 5 Investigation

  • Certifications: IAT Level certification if required and maintain IAT compliancy as a condition of employment.

  • Required Skills and Experience: knowledge of networks including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and networks. Experience maintaining network integrity and connectivity while ensuring compliance with policies and maintains system backup and recovery capability. Experience coordinating the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed. Experience creating plans and configures systems for data communication networks.

GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:

  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

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#EMITS

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Certification

CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.