Job ID: 197551
Location: TAMPA, FL, United States
Date Posted: Sep 17, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Site Support
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC has an immediate opening for a Cable Plant Technician. The position will support the HQ USCENTCOM C4I initiatives at MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, Florida.
Experience maintaining operational cable infrastructures in a high paced diverse environment
Knowledgeable of NECA/ BICSI 568 standards. Experience operating and maintaining cable plant infrastructures.
Knowledge of cable infrastructure troubleshooting and analysis tools (Cat 5E and Cat6 copper testing kits, fiber optic test kits, dB loss testers, etc.).
Knowledge of and the ability to perform various fiber optic splicing techniques.
Knowledge of and the ability to perform various twisted-pair copper cabling termination techniques.
Knowledge of various different fiber optic and twisted-pair copper cable specifications (Multi-mode, Single-Mode, 9/50/62.5um, Cat5e, Cat6, ST/SC/MTRJ/LC/RJ-45 connectors, etc.).
Active DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance is required in order to be considered for this opportunity.
High School equivalent and 7+ years of experience.
Experience installing telecommunications cable infrastructure, including balanced twisted-pair copper cabling and fiber optic cabling.
Passport; position will be required to travel throughout USCENTCOM AOR.
Ability to work in a dynamic environment and non-standard hours when needed; mission focused.
Self-motivated, creative, willing to work as a member of a team, organized and able to manage individual schedules.
Possess good communication skills with customers on a daily basis
Able to change work direction in short notice when needed due to unforeseen events.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability