|Job Ref:||95328812||Employer:||General Dynamics US||Country:||United States||County/State:||Virginia||City:||Ft. Belvoir||Address:||Post Date:||10/10/2016 05:12|
Job Location USA - VA-Ft. Belvoir
Required Clearance TS/SCI
Posted Date 9/12/2016
Category Technicians/Technical Support
Responsibilities for this Position:
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.
GDMS has an immediate opening for a Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Technician to join our Fort Belvior, VA Engineering team. The position provides an opportunity to develop and advance the cutting-edge equipment and systems that support some of our nation's fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with esteemed clients to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams to build and further advance GDMS technologies. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the SATCOM Technician will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.
The SATCOM Technician monitors, analyzes and repairs GDMS engineering, network and Radio Frequency (RF) technologies, as well as other technical issues that impact operations. This individual is also responsible for the test, calibration, monitor and maintenance of the organizations equipment, components, devices and systems. The RF Engineering Technician will be asked to test, and refine specifications and procedures. The technician will be tasked with report preparation and documentation of technical issues.
The SATCOM Technician configures, tests and analyzes satellite based Digital Signal Processing telecommunications technologies, as well as other technical issues that impact operations. The successful candidate will:
This individual will be responsible for:
The SATCOM Technician position requires an Associate's Degree in Electronics Technology and 5 to 8 years related work experience.
This individual must have strong theoretical and practical application of the following areas:
Department of Defense TS/SCI clearance required at time of hire. The selected candidate must be able to obtain a Polygraph within a reasonable amount of time from date of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.