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Telecommunications Specialist / Tactical Communications Specialist

Government and Military

Telecommunications Specialist


Herndon, Virginia, United States

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Telecommunications Specialist / Tactical Communications Specialist

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Tactical Radio Specialist (TACSPEC)
  • Provides Senior level program management, administrative and engineering support for Sponsor communications-based projects.
  • Significant OCONUS support required.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance required.
  • Six (6) or more years direct experience with Sponsor tactical communications projects and design including ICOM/Motorola/Harris equipment and its use.
  • Direct experience with Sponsor systems including BASIS, GENESIS, approval memos and message preparation.
  • Solid background in and understanding of current installation procedures (CIP) and field training of personnel.
  • Ability to explain technical procedures and processes and results of site surveys clearly and accurately.
  • Strong knowledge of tactical systems
  • Ability to completely understand and respond to customers comprehensive tactical requirements.
  • Ability to give details to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Ability to adhere to security and safety standards, counter-intelligence and applicable communications policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge of procurement processes
  • Ability to independently perform specialized equipment and system installations, modifications, and upgrades.
  • Ability to test, identify, and resolve most tier 1 and tier 2 equipment and system problems.
  • Willingness to perform extended TDYs in dangerous/hostile environments.
  • Ability to be medically and administratively cleared for travel.
  • Ability to successfully qualify for weapons training.
  • Working knowledge of policies and regulations related to the completion of assigned work.
  • Ability to excel independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to work at heights and successfully complete Fall Protection training.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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