Senior Telecommunications IT Specialist Job



  Full Time   Employee

Lackland Afb
United States

Senior Telecommunications IT Specialist (Job Number:422279)


SAIC has an exciting new opportunity for an exceptional Senior Telecommunications Information Technology Specialist in San Antonio, TX with the technical and operational experience needed to make a difference for the warfighter and our Nation.

This work will be as a member of a small team within the Joint Forces Headquarters Cyber (Air Force), 24th AF/AFCYBER and supporting United States Cyber Command.

Job Description:

Provide IT solutions and recommendations on best practices for systems of interest to the customer. IT Specialist will support engineering expertise on services such as Out-of-Band Management for Active Directory, Enterprise Directory Service, satellite communications and other Global Network Enterprise systems. Analyze network and directory service structures. Provide recommendations in the development of operational plans and provide engineering analysis support of specific hardware, software, network components and security policies. Process determinations/evaluation of risk analysis and vulnerability assessments.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide system engineering and analysis supporting the implementation of network defense and assessments

Analyze architecture and design of customer networks / network assessments and document security risk threat assessments and prepare recommendations for implementing countermeasures

Understand encryptions systems; DES, AES, SHA, MD5, RSA

Develop, review, and execute security test and evaluation plans

Analyze customer networks for system specific vulnerabilities, identify potential exploits and recommend ways to fix these deficiencies

Research and analyze network policies and recommend mitigation strategies


Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience;

Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ;

PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.

Required Qualifications:

Knowledge with configuration, operation, and management of DoD and commercial terrestrial and satellite communications systems and networks

Knowledge of, and familiarity with, fiber optic distribution systems, optical transport networks, GSM/TDMA, SONET/SDH, ATM, and FTP protocols, equipment and networks

Understanding of vulnerability assessment fundamentals and principles

Familiarity with DoD survivability assessments and mission assurance guidance

Expert on Ku/X/L Band and tactical satellite terminals Experience with tactical military and civilian land mobile radios

Broad experience in general military command and control operations

Clearance Requirement:

Must currently possess a TS/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and be able to obtain a TS/SCI with Poly security clearance.

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 provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Nov 10, 2016, 4:21:14 PM
Primary Location: United States-TX-LACKLAND AFB
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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