Satellite Technician II - Military veterans preferred

Trace Systems (
Defense Contracting


  full-time   employee


Trace Systems is actively seeking an experienced Satellite Technician II to join our team in Qatar.

This position will provide support for installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment related to DKET, MET or iDirect.
Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits, and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks in support of communications systems or equipment.
Experience, to include: supervision, working in extreme temp weather environments, shop practices, living off base and commuting to and from work while OCONUS.

Minimum Qualifications:
This role requires Lead level of experience working with DSCS or Commercial Satellite Terminals to include:
A minimum of 5 years of experience in Satellite Communications
Position requires an active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance
Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required
Lead Level "Hands On" Experience with any DKET, OKET, iDirect, MET SATCOM Terminals
X, C, KA, Ku-band, Tri-band Satellite Terminals
FDMA, TDMA, IP Type satellite modems
Candidate must display a high level of responsibility and sound decision making, a proactive problem solving skillset.
Candidate must display team oriented leadership traits, self starter and can perform in a high tempo/high visibility environment.
Efficient in verbal/written/email communication and responsiveness to include clear daily/weekly reporting.
Desired Qualifications:
iDirect or DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification is highly desired.

High school diploma or equivalent in experience.
Trace Systems
Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad whenever and wherever. We provide cyber security, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: #jointracesystems

Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.