Satellite Field Service Technician – Ft Bragg, NC – TS/SCI

General Dynamics Information Technology Fort Bragg, North Carolina 28307
JOB ID: 2017-34886 12/22/2017 5:02:29 AM




Job Description

Contract: Army G2 ARIES

Position: Lead Technician, Field – Satellite Field Service Technician (L2)

Location: Ft Bragg, NC


GDIT is seeking candidates to support the US Army G2. Under the Army Intelligence Information Technology Environment Support (ARIES) task order, the G2 supports numerous Army organizations providing mission critical intelligence tailored to the needs of Army senior leaders throughout the globe. The ability of these organizations to provide this needed intelligence is dependent on the availability and successful operation of their Information Technology (IT). The ARIES contract provides IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, engineering and cybersecurity services to ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the organization’s IT systems.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Satellite Field Service Technician will:

1. Perform deployable satellite installations, cabling, troubleshooting, maintenance, and preventative maintenance inspections
2. Interface satellite and supporting systems to local and wide area networks
3. Perform basic troubleshooting on many types of satellite and associated hardware
4. Provide support at remote garrison and field sites
5. Perform VSAT certifications and decertification
6. Install and troubleshoot remote sites by themselves with demanding customers in austere locations
7. Maintains and loads cryptographic keys

Desirable Skills / Experience:

Advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in the installing, maintaining, and servicing of electrical/electronic/mechanical equipment


1. DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract
2. Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent
3. Desired Computing Environment Certification: satellite-related certification

Security Clearance:

TS/SCI required

Additional Qualifications:

1. Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract
2. Position may require lifting of objects (i.e. IT hardware), reaching/bending/kneeling (i.e. plug in cables) and other moderately strenuous activity
3. Applicants must be able to deploy to potential hazardous duty locations due to mission requirements. Candidates must be able to maintain compliance with the standards of fitness requirements at all times throughout the period of performance of the task order

High School Diploma/GED with 8 years of related experience, or Associate’s Degree with 6 years of experience, or Bachelor’s Degree with 4 years of experience


5-8 years of directly related experience supporting engineering operations

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


Security:Top Secret/SCI

Location: Fort Bragg, NC - North Carolina