SATCOM - Systems Engineer

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

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We are seeking a Satellite Communications Engineer to support the GMD Secure Communications Operations and Maintenance contract at Fort Greely, Alaska to support our mission critical customer.


What you'll do...
  • You will perform Operations and Maintenance (O&M) on SATCOM equipment to include replacement of circuit cards or major subassemblies
  • You will perform MILSTAR O&M
  • You will perform component level work (down to the lowest replaceable unit (LRU)) as necessary
  • You will perform all Operations and Maintenance (O&M) actions IAW all Technical Manuals
  • You will maintain a Master Station Log IAW DISA Circular 310-D70-30, chapter 12
  • You will perform Crypto device updates and perform CRO duties
  • You will operate and maintain GT3CS terminals
  • You will perform Preventive Maintenance and Corrective Maintenance
  • You will perform Operator Maintenance on HVAC, Generator, and assist with HEMP Power System (HPS) maintenance after enough OJT
  • You will maintain Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE)
  • You will perform ancillary training tasks
  • You will perform analysis of SATCOM equipment performance and assess potential impacts to system Ao and Ro
  • You will participate in engineering solutions for new equipment installations, surveys, and site surveys
  • You will creste technical drawings and circuit drawings
  • You will assist the Node Site Coordinator with circuit drawings and SAAs
  • You will perform DRSN O&M when needed
  • You will perform other duties assigned by the MILSATCOM supervisor


You d be a great fit if
  • You have Satellite Communications Military Technical Training Course or MILSTAR Military Technical Training Course or both
  • You Possess Two years post-secondary/AA-AS Degree plus 2+ years experience
  • You have a current IAT Level II certification (Sec+ min.) with continuing education, Peraton will send candidate to a bootcamp for Sec+ and Pay for successful completion (passing) of the exam.
  • You have Computing Environment Certification
  • You possess an active/current Secret Security Clearance
It d be even better if you
  • Have 2 4 years experience working hands on with a SATCOM (preferably a 52 and MILSTAR)
  • Have Linux and Windows Computing Environment certification is a plus
  • Possess knowledge of SATCOM theory and industry standards.
  • Have sufficient knowledge of SATCOM system equipment maintenance procedures, policies, and requirements for SATCOM terminals outside the prescribed assets mentioned in the job req.
  • Possess knowledge of DISA Pacific practices and policies
  • Have 2 4- years experience in SATCOM working on C-Band terminals.
What you ll get
  • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
  • Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Company-paid infertility treatments
  • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
  • The ability to influence major initiatives

About Peraton

At Peraton, we re at the forefront of delivering the next breakthrough in national security, every day. We re the partner of choice to help solve some of the world s most daunting challenges. How? By thinking differently. We re not mired in the past. We look at all problems with fresh eyes. We look past the obvious to bring the best talent, tech, and ideas together to completely transform how problems are solved. So bring your unique ideas, your entrepreneurial spirit, and your drive to succeed. Get ready to be part of something bigger. Get ready to do the can t be done.

EEO Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.
Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, maintain, maintenance, network, satellite, server, system engineer, system technician, technician

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