Telecommunication Technician DSN #3864


  • QA-
  • Information Technology
  • Secret
  • On-site only
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GovCIO is currently hiring for a Telecommunication Technician DSN. This position will be located in Qatar and will be an onsite position.


Provide telecommunications strategic DSN support.  The contractor shall:

  1. Design, install, decommission, operate, maintain, administer and install telecommunications (strategic DSN) equipment;
  2. Ensure O&M support is performed IAW SPIN-C, DOD and USAF policies and procedures;
  3. Administer and manage telephone switch, associated equipment, integrated voice mail systems, remote switching systems, optical carrier systems, rectifiers and rectifier battery systems, inverters, power supplies, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), and other telephone sub-systems;
  4. Support equipment installation, placement, or relocation, including system checkout, test, and maintenance;
  5. Perform work IAW DoD, USAF, telephone switch manufacturers, manufacturers of system components and generally accepted telecommunications industry standards and practices;
  6. Provide reach-back and logistic support;
  7. Provide repair, return, and replacement.


High School with 3 - 6 years (or commensurate experience)
Clearance Required: Secret

Required Skills and Experience:


  • IAT-II Certification
  • Switch Notification on Nortel SL-100 or Meridian I/Succession 1000 family of switches
  • Completed Avaya Professional Credential Program
  • Intermediate level practical experience in:  installation, repair, troubleshooting or maintenance of telecommunications systems or equipment; solving complex problems, understanding the interrelationships of circuits and ability to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks in support of communications systems or equipment
  • Intermediate level experience in maintaining/troubleshooting telecommunications equipment:  Nortel SL-100; Meridian I/Succession 1000 Family of Switches; AVAYA AURA AS-5300; Voice Over Internet Protocol Equipment (Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco Unified Voice Gateway and Cisco Analog Voice Gateways)


Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers--people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.


Posted Pay Range


The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Pay range: $49,380 - $76,444 Annually

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