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Field Technician

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Job ID: 202610
Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Date Posted: Jul 6, 2020
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Technical Svcs
Schedule: Full-time
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 Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking Field Technicians to support installation, operations, maintenance, repairs, and modification of equipment in support of the Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS) Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) Work Center, by performing a variety of maintenance and technical support on products, such as equipment, integrated systems, and subsystems, and software at customer and field locations 24/7. 


The NISSC II effort establishes requirements for OM&S that support classified communications and processing for Command and Control (C2) capability in organizational work centers at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS), Peterson Air Force Base (PAFB), Colorado; Offutt AFB (OAFB), Nebraska; Vandenberg AFB (VAFB), California; and other sites, worldwide.  This specific position will have a place of performance in Colorado Springs.


As a Field Technician of the Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS) Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) Work Center, the candidate will be responsible for:

  • Coordinate all planning, implementation, and testing for new systems or modifications to existing systems
  • Ensure work center is aware of and coordinates on all installations, changes, and removals of equipment; ensure all changes are documented and training is provided to work center personnel

  • Act as work center chief in his/her absence
  • Attend and represent work center at all relevant planning meetings

  • Coordinate and assist in scheduling all pre-, post-, and in-progress QC inspections of equipment installation/removal

  • Supervise and administer the work center Quality Control Program

  • Work-center Quality Control Representative (QCR)
  • Provide guidance/assistance to crew chiefs
  • Review CSRDs to ensure hardware requirements are properly addressed

  • Provide technical solution with cost and manpower estimates

  • Review S-Plans/WOMS/EWOMS and provide comments
  • Develop Technical Solutions and Costing within required deadlines

PRIMARY DUTY:  Ensure all installations, removals, moves, or additions are coordinated; ensure all changes are documented and training is provided; act as chief in his/her absence.


SECONDARY DUTY:  Guidance/assistance to crew chiefs; QC, Review WOMS/EWOMS/S-Plans and provide comments.


Technical Skills and Background Experience Requirements:

  • TS/SCI clearance required
  • Must have excellent technical and communications skills to effectively interface with internal and external customers at all levels

  • Must be able to work in a high visibility command and control environment, focused on 24/7 mission availability, and quickly respond to customer direction/requests

  • Familiarity with military customs and courtesies desired. Must be able to track and monitor multiple projects going on at once

  • Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience.  In lieu of a degree, additional technical training equivalent to a technical associate degree and

    5-7 years in telephone systems maintenance or a related field

  • 3 years management/supervision experience
  • DSS-2A Switch Certified
Desired Skills:
  • Defense Red Switch Network (DRSN) O&M experience


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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