Satellite Technician II

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Job Title: Satellite Technician II
Location: Kuwait
Security Clearance: Position requires an active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance

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

Job Responsibilities:

Trace Systems is actively seeking an experienced Satellite Technician II to join our team on-site in Kuwait. Duties to include:

  • Provide support for installations, repair, and troubleshooting or maintenance of communications systems or equipment.
  • Installs maintains and repairs voice, data and wireless communications systems.

  • Maintains telecommunications equipment and installs, rearranges and removes equipment and associated wiring.

  • Interprets service orders, circuit diagrams, and electrical schematics.

  • Tests, locates, and repairs equipment problems associated with trouble calls, and performs routine maintenance.

  • Verifies work order information and receipt of all necessary equipment and information.

  • 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: supervision, working in extreme temp weather environments, shop practices, etc.

Minimum Qualifications:

This role requires experience working with DSCS or Commercial Satellite Terminals to include:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience in Satellite Communications is required
  • "Hands On" experience with any DKET, OKET, iDirect, MET SATCOM Terminals
  • X, C, KA, Ku-band, Tri-band Satellite Terminals
  • FDMA, TDMA, IP Type satellite modems
  • Candidate must display a high level of responsibility and sound decision making, a proactive problem solving skillset.
  • Efficient in verbal/written/email communication and responsiveness to include clear daily/weekly reporting. 
  • Candidate must display team oriented leadership traits, self starter and can perform in a high tempo/high visibility environment.
  • Position requires an active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance
  • Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements, US Citizenship is required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Hands on experience with iDirect modems is highly desired
  • A DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification is highly desired.


  • High school diploma or equivalent in education and experience.

Trace Systems

Trace Systems Inc. was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide enterprise IT, engineering, full life-cycle communications, cybersecurity, cloud and virtualization services and solutions to the United States Department of Defense and other federal agencies.  


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. To learn more about our current openings, text ‘tracejobs’ to 97211 or apply directly through our website #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, age, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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