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Network/Device Administrator (Iridium)

Network/Device Administrator (Iridium)

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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:  Network/ Device Administrator (Iridium)


Job Location:  Tampa, Florida


Security Clearance:  Top Secret

Job Responsibilities

  • Network/system administrator for Iridium tracking devices.
  • Be capable of troubleshooting the network, device management, over-the-air programming where capability exists, monitoring network operations, fielding support, and providing overall assistance to Government personnel with the components that support the visualization of the devices. 
  • Provide support for hardware and device configuration with reach-back capability if required by the Government or users.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 12 years of hands-on experience with military communications, intelligence or reconnaissance, to include operations, training, fielding and support. 
  • Three (3) years of experience with TTL systems or similar C4ISR systems. 
  • Experience with provisioning, activation, firmware updating, and network administration of Iridium-based devices. 
  • Demonstrated understanding of Iridium network data flow. 
  • Must have demonstrated experience with management of large databases of communications equipment. 
  • Experience working with various database tools, spreadsheets, and other tracking mechanisms.  
  • Experience with commercial Common Operating Picture (COP) tools including Google Earth and other COTS/GOTS products.
  • Must be a US citizen.

Desired Qualifications

  • CCNA strongly desired.
  • Security+ strongly desired.


  • Technical training in military communications, intelligence gathering or reconnaissance systems.

Security Clearance

  • Top Secret


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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