Client Systems Technician*

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Job Title:  Client Systems Technician*

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 Client Systems Technician to support our on-site team based in Qatar. The Client Systems Technician will provide Echelon 1 support in order to resolve administrative and technical problems with client/server devices. The contractor shall install, configure, and operate client/server devices.

The candidate shall:

  • Provide client/server support in compliance policies to include:
    • Perform the installation of equipment, connection of peripherals, and the installing/deleting of client level software.
  • Assist unit with client workstation Certification and Acceptance (C&A) process.
  • Provide software application assistance for commonly used office automation applications purchased from standard USAF support contracts. This includes support to standard wireless office automation devices.
  • Assist and provide continuity to the communications squadron’s Automated Data Processing Equipment (ADPE) custodian and Equipment Custodian (EC) Officer.
  • Ensure physical security of unit USAF GIG components.
  • Report security breaches and distribute security information according to AFI 33-138 and local policies. Coordinate support issues with all agencies (e.g., customers, NCC, etc.).
  • Promote user awareness concerning unauthorized or illegal use of computer hardware and software.
  • Perform account and email management, when technically feasible to include create/configure accounts and mailboxes (user, custom), create public/personal private folders, move mailboxes, perform mailbox maintenance, create distribution lists, track messages (concepts –read receipts).
    • Assign, modify, and delete passwords and user privileges according to AFMAN 33-223.
  • Perform directory service support, including maintaining the ability to create directories on shared drives and assign/grant permissions.
  • Provide operations and maintenance on video systems and equipment.
    • Maintain ability to operate VTC systems and equipment.
  • Provide hardware and software support and sustainment support to include:
    • Assist local users with loading, reloading, repairs to operating systems, and production software. Only Government approved software shall be used and supported.
    • Respond to priorities, maintain, test, troubleshoot, and repair end-user devices and monitor performance of voice, data, and video systems.
    • Assist local users with installation, training, operations, and repair of PCs and other peripheral equipment such as printers, plotters, and scanners.
    • Perform preventive maintenance.
    • Follow local and Government directives for salvaging obsolete hardware and software.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have one to two years of “hands on” work experience in support of installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment.
  • Must have experience in installing/deleting of client level software.
  • Must have experience in diagnostic and troubleshooting of basic computer workstation. Must have experience in implementing/installing software patches, security fixes, and service release of workstation.
  • Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance


  • High School Diploma

Certification Requirements:

  • Positions requires a current DoD 8570 IAT-I certificate (A +, CCNA etc.) 
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) – Windows 10 or newer

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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