Telecommunication Engineer*

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Job Title: Telecommunication Engineer*

Job Location: Qatar

Security Clearance: Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance

Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship required.

Job Responsibilities:

Trace Systems is seeking an experienced Telecommunication Engineer to support our on-site team based in Qatar. The ideal candidate shall provide I/O cable plant engineering support which includes complete technical solutions for telecommunications and IT upgrades and installations. All products produced shall be IAW Telecommunication Industry Association (TIA) 758 standards.
The Telephone Technician III will develop and execute cutover plans to integrate newly installed telecommunications and IT infrastructure. The cutover plans shall provide, as nearly as possible and practical, a seamless cutover of services from the old to the new infrastructure and systems. The candidate shall support the coordination of the cutover plan with the appropriate customers on and off post and with service and theater communications and IT agencies.
Tasks shall include:

  • Perform and document site surveys to support fiber, optic, copper, and coaxial infrastructure requirements.
  • Prepare PSAs to include specifications for allied support, minor construction, facility upgrades, equipment and materials, tools and test equipment, etc.
  • Prepare working engineering project packages for installation teams with installation instructions, sketches, and list of materials.
  • Manage engineering installation and teams on engineering projects.
  • Brief key stakeholders (including commanders) on plans and/or status of projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of six (6) years of “hands on” work experience in support of communications electronic systems or equipment.
  • Must have the technical knowledge to solve complex problems, understand the interrelationships of circuits, understands Internet Protocol (IP) routing and architecture design and be able to exercise independent judgment in performing tasks.
  • Minimum of six (6) years of engineering experience in the following areas:
    • Telecommunications
    • Physical Infrastructure
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in Military Communication Systems.
  • Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical/Electronics/Computer Engineering from an accredited university or one of the following IT certificates or course:
    • Building Industry Consulting Service International BICSI Outside Plant Design
    • USAF Engineering and Installation Project Engineering Course

Trace Systems

Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded 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.


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


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 (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age (40 or older), genetic information, disability or veteran status. 


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