Sr Analyst, SATCOM Systems Support

Langley AFB, VA
May 01, 2017
Jul 07, 2017
Full Time


Analyzes, administers, and maintains telecommunications systems.

 1. Evaluates, analyzes, administers and maintains voice, data and wireless communications systems.


2. Coordinate with operational RPA units and Combatant Commanders (COCOMS) to determine their commercial ku-band SATCOM bandwidth requirements.


3. Act as technical POC for DISA and the satellite vendors after leases are acquired.

 4. Prepares detailed specifications and flowcharts for implementation of new internal systems or modifications to vendor systems.

 5. Provide performance work statement (PWS) inputs that Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) requires to acquire satellite leases

 6. May Install, test, adjust and troubleshoot equipment as necessary.

 7. Monitors the operations of telecommunications systems and services of vendors.

 8. Manage ACC/A5I Satellite Earth Terminal (SET) Fielding and Distribution Plan.

 9. Support technical interchange meetings and telecons for new SET requirements and planned modifications.

 10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.


11. Work with DISA and the satellite vendors to resolve satellite connectivity issues


12. Receive weekly and out-of-cycle requests from operational users during normal duty hours.

 13. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience.



Qualifications 5-8 years of related telecommunications experience.


Desired skills:- Four (4) years of experience working satellite communications-related duties; or ten (10) years of experience working satellite communications related duties- Five (5) years of staff experience on USAF MAJCOM (or higher), NAF, or Wing level (combination of active duty, government service and/or contractor)- Five (5) years of experience managing and scheduling large-scale projects and/or fielding Department of Defense (DoD) capabilities- Familiar with Centralized Asset Management (CAM) sustainment funding and processes-Knowledge and experience with JCIDS processes and documents Top Secret eligilble SCI is required for this position As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.