SATCOM Technician - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee


SATCOM Technician
Shariki, Japan

Selected SATCOM technicians will provide technical services support of a Secure Internet Protocol Router Network/Non-secure Internet Protocol Router (SIPR/NIPR) Access Point (SNAP) small transportable satellite terminal.


  • Operating, maintaining, monitoring, troubleshooting, and repair of Satellite Terminal systems, including connectivity to local and wide area networks, end-to end telecommunications, circuit switching systems, and Long-Haul communications/Transmissions systems
  • Analyzes capabilities and performance, identifies problems, and takes corrective actions to ensure the most efficient operations of the SATCOM equipment
  • Monitors status and performance of Transmission/Receive systems
  • Quickly responds to circuit outages and coordinates with distant end facilities and local Systems/Users, when necessary, in order to restore communications services
  • Performs other duties and assignments as required.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 6 years of professional experience
  • Must meet DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification requirements (Security + CE, CCNA Security, etc.)
Technical Skills Required:
  • Must have strong skills and background in SATCOM principals, operations, maintenance, and repair.
  • Skilled in utilizing common SATCOM test equipment.
  • Must understand signal flow and end-to-end configuration diagrams for circuits.
  • Knowledge of Network System Administration.
  • Experience working with Microsoft operating system environments/platforms.
  • Familiarity with TACLANE encryption devices and Crypto Device Loaders such as SKLs.
  • Familiarity with CISCO routers.

Number of Years of Experience Required: 6 Years

  • Relocation package available to qualified candidates through Raytheon relocation services
  • Position requires 24x7 shift work. Candidate will be assigned to a shift, to be determined by mission requirements.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.