SATCOM Operator -- OCONUS -- Multiple Locations (Kuwait, Korea, Iraq, Djibouti, & Bahrain)

Datapath (


  full-time   employee

United States

Remote field communications and networking depend on reliable technology that performs in even the most extreme environments. DataPath specializes in designing, manufacturing and supporting both custom and commercial-off-the-shelf field communications and information technology products. All of our solutions are backed by industry leading management tools, customer care and field support. At DataPath we are passionate about developing easy-to-use top quality products that help our clients achieve their mission objectives.

DataPath, Inc. is seeking SATCOM Operators to support the day-to-day maintenance and operation of assigned terminals.

Roles & Responsibilities:

Shall operate Satellite Modems, Redundancy Switch, associated cables, and interconnects; Up Converters, Redundancy Switch; Down Converters, High Power Amplifiers (HPAs), Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs), Low Noise Block (LNB); Waveguide (rigid, flex, and elliptical) joints and connections; Intermediate Frequency (IF) cable and connections; Antenna, Antenna motors, Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPA), Antenna Control Unit (ACU), and associated cabling and interconnects; Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Units; Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS); Generator (if applicable).
Shall maintain and troubleshoot using any Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) required over and above the Built-In-Test (BIT) capability of the supported equipment.
Shall manage and maintain telecommunication installation supplies.
Shall maintain daily on-hand inventories.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements:

US Citizenship is required.
Candidate must possess, or be able to obtain, DOD secret or top secret clearance.
Bachelor?s Degree in Engineering preferred. In lieu of a degree, qualified applicants must have 5 years of related experience.
Minimum of two (2) years? experience in support of installations, repair, troubleshooting or maintenance of communications electronic systems or equipment.
Minimum of two (2) years? experience operating in a tactical environment operating/maintaining antenna controllers, SSPA, LNA/LNB, up and down converters, Fiber optic/Coax/Ethernet Cable, Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA) and Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) modems (satellite modems).
Experience and skill set with commercial and military satellite acquisition procedures and commercial TDMA/DAMA modems required.
DataPath is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse global culture that values teamwork, integrity, innovation, leadership, and an unwavering commitment to our customers.


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