Technician-Systems

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Responsibilities

The Technician - Systems is responsible for the advanced installation, operation, and maintenance of the regional data network elements, ensuring network integrity and quality.  These networks include, but are not limited to, CDPD, ATM, OTN, CDMA Data, EWS, STP, OMP, desktop, and laptop PC’s, and peripherals.  Other responsibilities include troubleshooting; upgrading; administering these platforms and multiple vendor systems; maintaining system, element and platform applications; and providing support to a varied user community; updating daily logs with site-specific information; and composing clear, concise reports for system documentation.  The Technician – Systems is expected to perform his/her duties with minimum supervision, and participate in cross-functional projects as scheduled.

Troubleshoots, upgrades, and administers multiple vendor systems.

Installs, operates, administers, and performs advanced maintenance of the regional data network elements.

Maintains systems, elements, and platform applications.

Updates daily logs with site-specific information.

Composes clear and concise reports for system documentation.

Participates in cross-functional projects as scheduled.

Qualifications

Minimum Associates degree, 2-year technical degree, relevant military experience, equivalent special electronics training, or equivalent work experience is required. 

Minimum 1 Year experience plus electronics training in one or more of the following fields:  telecommunications (cellular or landline) switching systems or experience in LAN/WAN operations and IP connectivity is preferred.

Intermediate training in at least 3 of the following areas:  data communications, digital communications, operating systems and applications, telecommunications, computer support, project management, and/or power.

Demonstrated knowledge of power and data networking protocols including TCP/IP, OSI, Frame Relay, ATM, X.25, RIP, OSPF, BGP, ISDN, SS7, other LAN/WAN protocols is required.

Strong programming and computer skills with emphasis on applications are required.

Demonstrated knowledge of transmission facilities (OC48, T3, T1, and DSO) is required.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer m/f/d/v.