• Sr. Operations Analyst (SATCOM/Gateway)

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    Job Title:  Sr. Operations Analyst (SATCOM/Gateway) 

    Job Location:  Fort Meade, Maryland 

    Security Clearance:  Top Secret/SCI

    Job Responsibilities:

    The Operations Analyst will provide on-site support to DISA’s SATCOM/Gateway Operations Division at Fort Meade, Maryland, executing myriad assigned tasks as prioritized by the Government customer.

    • Assess SATCOM requirements for current operations, contingency, and crisis action plans including system-specific resource estimates for inputs into planning and development of exercise inputs when requested. 
    • Analyze Gateway deployment and tech refresh options for assigned systems. This includes initial deployment and redeployment of Gateways and supporting transition-to-operations planning when integrating Gateways into existing architectures. 
    • Make recommendations to associated Consolidated Satellite Systems Expert (CSSE) on routine and emergency changes to assigned systems due to system status changes to minimize user impacts and assist with the development of restoral plans. 
    • Collect, maintain, and evaluate Gateway utilization data to assist with the identification of operational trends, deficiencies, and provide recommendations on system changes and capacity.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Clearance: DoD TS/SCI
    • 10+ years MILSATCOM experience
    • Excellent writing and presentation skills
    • Strong technical background and understanding of Satellite Communications including the Wideband, Narrowband, and Protected band constellations.
    • Strong technical background and understanding of SATCOM earth terminal operations and equipment strings.
    • Familiarity with the DoD MILSATCOM Operational, Control, and Planning communities

    Desired Qualifications:

    • PMP and DOD 8570 IAT-II Certification
    • Prefer someone with twenty (20) plus years of experience
    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Extensive experience at a DOD SATCOM Gateways, Wideband Satellite Operations Center, and Regional SATCOM Support Center

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     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: www.tracesystems.com.      #jointracesystems


    For any additional questions or to submit any referrals, please contact rcope@tracesystems.com

    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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