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SATCOM Installation Tech III

SATCOM Installation Tech III

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Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded in 1999 to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

Job Title: SATCOM Installation Technician III

Location:   Kuwait and Jordan

Security Clearance:  Secret

Job Responsibilities

This position will assist in the upgrade of Military satellite equipment onsite in Kuwait and Jordan.


Position requires the following:


  • Lead level “hands on” work experience in support of installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment.
  • Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits, and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks in support of communications systems or equipment. 
  • Experience, to include: installation, supervision, and shop practices.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience as a Lead Satellite Technician is required.
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) level of experience working with DKET and OKET Satellite Terminals as specified in the task order to include: X, C, KA, Ku-band, Tri-band Satellite Terminals, FDMA, TDMA, IP Type satellite modems

Desired Qualifications


  • Prior experience with full installation, operation and maintenance and troubleshooting of military DKET Satellite Terminals.
  • Prior experience living and working amongst the general population within the middle east environment specifically Kuwait and Jordan.
  • Position requires individual responsibility and strong work ethic are desired to accomplish tasks and meet project deadlines related to full installation of satellite terminals.

Security Clearance

  • Due to contract requirements and the nature of the work, an active US Government issued Secret clearance is required.


 To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at:      #jointracesystems
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Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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