Inside Plant Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Hardware Engineering
Location
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ92835

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government defense and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and thats important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we cant turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Passive Inside Plant Engineer joining our team to support JSP-ETM activities at the Pentagon.

As a Passive Inside Plant Engineer, you will be required to complete installation and documentation of new and/or updated Inside Plant cable infrastructure to include conduit, cable trays, copper, coax, fiber and all associated elements in the Pentagon, Mark Center, & buildings within the NCR supported by JSP in accordance with scope of work statements. Responsible for performing 24/7/365 breakfix on all Inside Plant cable infrastructure under JSP purview.

Job Description:

  • Analyzes, administers, and maintains telecommunications and network cabling infrastructure.

  • Determines/designs most efficient pathway for Layer 1 passive connections within the Pentagon and NCR.

  • Responsible for tasks assigned by Coordinators in connection with work orders and repair activities related to Category 6 cabling, Voice over IP networks (VOIP), and fiber optic cabling infrastructure.

  • Dress, terminate and test cables and components, Ability to work with power tools and ladders

  • Installs, maintains and repairs voice and data communications systems

  • Interprets service orders, circuit diagrams, and electrical schematics

  • Tests, locates, installs, and repairs cabling infrastructure associated with trouble calls, and performs routine maintenance

  • Verifies work order information and receipt of all necessary equipment and information

  • Verifies service by testing installed cabling; identifying, correcting, or escalating problems

  • Well versed in the use of network cabling test equipment including network testers, copper cable testers, fiber OTDRs and fiber power meters.

  • Documents network by labeling and routing equipment and cables; recording configuration diagrams and specifications

  • Maintains network by troubleshooting and repairing outages; testing network back-up procedures; updating documentation

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned

  • Participates in special projects as required

  • Identify, track and remove abandoned cable, and keep cable neatly tied and bundled while maintaining safety standards

Education:

  • AA/AS (or equivalent experience)

  • 3+ years of experience

Requires an Active TS/SCI Clearance

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.