NANA Regional Corporation System Technologist I in McAllen, Texas

System Technologist I

Description

At the forefront of Interagency communications and operations management, and focused on services for Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness and Response, Ikun specializes in Logistics Management, Mission Systems Support, Software Development and Data Center Management.

The qualified candidate will have experience in tactical communications P25 integration; installation, operations, and maintenance; performing site surveys and preventative maintenance surveys; repairing and maintaining P25 infrastructure equipment; analyzing tower sites and identifying deficiencies/areas that require correction/repair; documenting condition of sites; preparing reports to document tower site status, repairs, and maintenance, monitoring leased circuits and checking parameters; documenting condition of circuits; re-establishing circuit connectivity and preparing reports to document circuit status and equipment connectivity.

System Technologist Tasks

  • Provide design solutions whereby individual equipment meets current government client security standards.

  • Review the design and development documents for communication equipment/system installation. The installation designs are unique and seldom repetitious.

  • Provide security testing and assessment of equipment that has no Critical or High vulnerabilities.

  • Brief management, exchange technical information, resolve communication system failures, provide support for identified requirements, discuss action plans, and/or coordinate efforts during professional contacts.

  • Must acquire access to government client's network to update and close Remedy tickets and respond to government emails.

  • Prepare monthly technical/status reports regarding completed technical project work; presenting results, conclusions and recommendations.

  • Participate in preparing and delivering technical presentations quarterly.

  • Report weekly on progress of technical assignments.

  • Daily update and maintain the system repair and maintenance action record and tracking systems (Remedy, Maximo, etc)

  • Perform tactical communications integration, testing, programming, troubleshooting, and design.

  • Perform site surveys and preventative maintenance surveys.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must possess a minimum of 3 years experience in tactical communications integration, testing, programming, troubleshooting, and design

  • Must have experience in P25 LMR operations & maintenance management or related discipline, with 3 years of progressive operations and technical service delivery experience.

  • Must have working experience with knowledge of LMR technology and operations, digital communication system, Radio Frequency (RF) Networks, protocols, and Internet Protocol (IP) networking.

  • Work on new or large communication systems with numerous subsystems where preventative and corrective maintenance actions are completed to sustain operational capabilities. There are often external interfaces that significantly complicate troubleshooting.

  • Successful troubleshooting and checkout requires use of specialized techniques and test procedures, use of specialized test equipment, and extensive knowledge and experience in the O&M of the specific system.

  • Work is primarily performed at field locations for inspections and/or direct repair operations. Work may require some strenuous physical exertion such as lifting heavy objects in excess of 50lbs., helicopter flights to remote locations, and crouching or crawling in small work areas.

  • Extreme weather conditions may occur during job performance when outdoors.

  • Must follow safety measure guidelines.

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Installation, Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-TX-McAllen

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: IKU01064