8 hours
2018-05-232018-06-22

Red Switch (DRSN) Technician (Day, Swing &Mids Shift) Job

SAIC
Washington, DC
  • Job Code
    435620
Red Switch (DRSN) Technician (Day, Swing &Mids Shift) Job

Red Switch (DRSN) Technician (Day, Swing &Mids Shift) Job

Date: May 8, 2018

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: SAIC

Red Switch (DRSN) Technician (Day, Swing &Mids Shift) (Job Number:435620)

Description:



SAIC has an opening for a Red Switch (DRSN) Operator located in Washington, DC.

Shifts/Schedules:

Day shift OR

Swing Shift (3:00 PM to 11:30 PM)
Mids shift

Job Description: This is a network specialist position within Vanguard 2.2.1, providing secure telecommunication support over the Multilevel Secure Voice network, formerly the Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN), to DoS personnel. Requires experienced strong communications skills when dealing with VIPs and government officials and executives. Support personnel will assist in establishing and maintaining secure voice calls and teleconferences, as well as fulfilling conference management functions. Secure telecommunication support is provided on a 24x7 basis.

Job Responsibilities:

- Assist in building conferences on the secure voice system with multiple participants in CONUS, OCONUS, and other government agencies.

- Assist State Operations in establishing secure voice communications or the transmission of secure data to traveling DoS personnel.

- Establish, test, and monitor secure communications with aircraft.

- Provides instructions to secure phone users.

- Monitors the status of critical circuits (ECC).

- Maintains official permanent records/narrative of mission support activities and trouble tickets.

VGP

CDI

Qualifications:
Required Education and Experience:

- Bachelor’s degree in a computer science related discipline with 6+ years experience. Additional experience in lieu of degree will be considered.
- Telecommunication support experience.
- Experienced with placing and managing calls using STE, vIPer, and VoSIP.
- Experienced with establishing conference calls between users on disparate systems such as vIPer and STE.
- Able to handle moderately complex assignments with little supervision and to determine methods to accomplish assigned tasks.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess a current US “Top Secret” security clearance
- Candidate must be qualified for a TS/SCI clearance and have held an SCI clearance within the past 3 years.

Desired Education and Experience:

- ITIL ® Foundation certification.
- Familiarity with DoS environment (data and voice networks, IT security systems, policies and procedures), Foreign Affairs Handbooks (FAHs), Foreign Affairs Manuals (FAMs) preferred.
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 9, 2018, 9:07:25 PM
Primary Location: United States-DC-WASHINGTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Evening Job
Schedule: Full-time


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