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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
Years of Experience
5 + years of related experience
* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree
CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA
Less than 10%
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.