• SATCOM Operator - OCONUS - Kuwait

    Job Locations US
    Job ID 2019-1430
  • Overview

    Remote field communications and networking depend on reliable technology that performs in even the most extreme environments. DataPath specializes in designing, manufacturing and supporting both custom and commercial-off-the-shelf field communications and information technology products. All of our solutions are backed by industry leading management tools, customer care and field support. At DataPath we are passionate about developing easy-to-use top quality products that help our clients achieve their mission objectives.   

    DataPath, Inc. is seeking SATCOM Operators to support the day-to-day maintenance and operation of assigned terminals.

    Responsibilities

    • Shall have knowledge of tactical and commercial satellite communication equipment.
    • Shall know how to operate Satellite Modems, Redundancy Switch, associated cables, and interconnects; Up Converters, Redundancy Switch; Down Converters, High Power Amplifiers (HPAs), Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs), Low Noise Block (LNB); Waveguide (rigid, flex, and elliptical) joints and connections; Intermediate Frequency (IF) cable and connections; Antenna, Antenna motors, Solid State Power Amplifiers (SSPA), Antenna Control Unit (ACU), and associated cabling and interconnects; Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Units; Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS); Generator (if applicable).
    • Shall have technical documentation skills.
    • Shall know how to use Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) equipment; power meter, spectrum analyzer, firebird, volt meter, etc...

    Qualifications

    • US Citizenship is required
    • Candidate must possess an active DOD Secret or Top-Secret Clearance
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is preferred. In lieu of a Bachelors, an Associate’s degree plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR; A major certification plus 7 years of recent specialized experience, OR; 11 years of recent specialized experience is required.
    • Shall have a minimum of two (2) years of experience in support of installations, repair, troubleshooting or maintenance of communications electronic systems or equipment.
    • Shall have a minimum of two (2) years experience operating in a tactical environment while operating/maintaining antenna controllers, SSPA, LNA/LNB, up and down converters, Fiber optic/Coax/Ethernet Cable, Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA) and Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) modems (satellite modems).
    • Shall have experience and skill with commercial and military satellite acquisition procedures and commercial TDMA/DAMA modems required.

     

     

    EEOC Statement

    EOE AA/M/F/Vet/Disability

     

    DataPath is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We comply with the laws set forth in the Equal Employment Opportunity in The Law poster.

     

    DataPath is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website to apply for a position, please contact us at HRTA@Datapath.com We evaluate requests for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

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