Sr Technician, Field - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

Elmendorf Afb
United States

Job Responsibilities Summary: The GDIT Air Defense Communications Service program and its employees have the responsibility of maintaining 99.999% availability for the DoD/Air Force Air Defense Communications Systems, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. Sr. Technicians are responsible for field level network operations, maintenance, troubleshooting, and implementation of services for a diverse scope of communications systems.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Operations and Maintenance of Communications Systems

Installs communications systems in accordance with the respective installation spec.

Troubleshooting and support

End-user support and training

Administers network security

Backs up file server data/disks

Provides complex server maintenance

May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians

Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

Participates in special projects as required

Focused on identifying customer needs and maintaining customer satisfaction


Aptitude Focus:

Functional knowledge of routers, switches, and related network hardware and software

Functional knowledge of the principles and techniques used in network operations

Functional knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications

Functional knowledge of system security and information assurance


3-5 years of directly related experience supporting engineering operations.


For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.


Associates Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.

DOD 8570 IAT Level II certification: CompTia Security + CE

Secret Security Clearance required


3-5 years of related telecommunications experience.

Unique/Additional Requirements Working Conditions:

The work is typically performed in an office environment and at the client site location on JBER, Alaska. Occasional travel required to remote locations in Alaska. Work will require some physical effort in the handling of materials, boxes or equipment. The primary workspace is a 24/7/365 network operations center.