CACI International Satellite Field Technician in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

With little to no supervision, perform wide-area network installation services to customers both CONUS and OCONUS. These services include the installation of Enterprise Network equipment as well as Satellite Communications Systems.

  • Information Technology experience in Customer environment

  • Knowledge of OCONUS field communications

  • SATCOM experience (X, C, Ku, and Ka Band)

  • Familiarity with ICOM/Motorola/Harris equipment and its use

  • Considerable knowledge of operations, maintenance and management communications security systems including cryptographic equipment and accounts

  • Ability to independently resolve most field/base infrastructure issues

  • Ability to train and provide details to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • Ability to adhere to security and safety standards

  • Ability to independently perform specialized equipment and systems installations, modifications, and upgrades.

  • Bachelors degree

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Ability to test, identify, and resolve most tier 1 and tier 2 equipment and system problems

  • Willingness to perform extended TDYs in dangerous/hostile environments

  • Ability to be medically and administratively cleared for travel

  • Ability to successfully qualify for weapons training

Experience Installing:

  • Conduit

  • CAT5/6

  • Fiber optic cable, single-mode and multi-mode

  • Wall jacks

  • Computer hardware

  • Satellite systems from 1 to 5 meters (X, C, Ku, and Ka Bands)

Experience and education:

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs, bend, kneel, and climb ladders. Must be able to trace cable under raised floors, and above drop ceilings.

  • Must be able to pass overseas travel physical

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Familiarization with ISO 9001:2015 procedures

  • Experience in war theaters and OCONUS travel

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.