Communications System Technician

Job type:
on-site
Start:
n.a
Duration:
n.a
From:
Synectics
Place:
Maryland
Date:
01/30/2014
Country:
flag_no USA
project ID:
657958

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This individual will be required to implement, optimize, repair and maintain communications systems throughout the eastern US. These could be wired or wireless systems for voice, data, video, telemetry or any other type of communications and control functions. Responsibilities will also include thorough documentation of work performed and may also be required to train end users and other personnel on equipment operation and maintenance. This is a first shift position, Monday - Friday, with the potential for frequent overtime. Candidate must be flexible to meet business scheduling needs. Extensive travel will be required.

SKILLS:


Ideally looking for someone with a strong IT background with some background in electronics (RF systems, such as transmitters, receivers, and antenna networks).

  • Must have very strong knowledge of wired communications systems, such as local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN), must be proficient in computer network installation, configuration and maintenance, systems to include cabling, Routers, Switches, and bridges.
  • Must have strong knowledge in standard telephony and dedicated data circuits, as well as knowledge of packet switching techniques.
  • Must be highly computer literate with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access.
  • Must have strong self-management skills and "people" skills to work closely with our external customers and with our community, as well as our internal sales, engineering, project management, and customer service teams.
  • Must be self-motivated and self-managed to perform the required duties at a distance from direct supervision.
  • Must be able to solve customer problems quickly during stressful situations.
  • Excellent communication and command of the English language
  • Prompt and Courteous
  • Super Technical
  • Someone who lives and breaths electronics, and has a passion for it.
  • Must have a valid drivers license
  • Military experience is a plus