• Field Engineer

    Job Locations US-MD-Laurel
    Job ID
    2017-1486
    # of Openings
    1
    Relocation
    Yes
  • Overview

    Globecomm is a leading connectivity provider of video, voice, and data to the most remote locations on Earth —  and under the most treacherous conditions. The company’s comprehensive Satellite, Fiber, Cellular, and CDN infrastructure and services provide robust connectivity over Land, Sea and Air with zero downtime for mission-critical RF and IP communications serving Government, Maritime, Media, Energy, Enterprise, Wireless, and IoT customers in over 100 countries. Along with world-class network system design and integration capabilities, Globecomm specializes in end-to-end hosted and managed services; broadcast and media infrastructure, virtualization, OTT and IPTV solutions; cloud-based services for private network interactive training, distance learning and corporate communications; and Satellite, Wireless, Internet of Things/M2M solutions and services.

     

    The Field Engineer will provide local support, in addition to traveling overseas, to provide support for various installation and maintenance projects.

    Responsibilities

    • Install, operate, and maintain various Telecommunication Systems, as assigned
    • Act as a technical representative for field projects, which include VSAT, Microwave, and other WAN topologies
    • Successfully complete VSAT installations worldwide
    • Resolve customer and system outages through effective troubleshooting
    • Utilize interpersonal skills to properly and effectively interact with customers
    • Administer Local Area Network/ Wide Area Network during installation process
    • Interpret field level documentation, provide as-built/redline modifications to project drawings

    Qualifications

    • Active Secret Security clearance and the ability to maintain this level clearance
    • 3-5 years of commercial experience is preferred in addition to military training or experience
    • Military and/or Commercial SATCOM experience
    • Ability to work from standard engineering drawings, documents, and Link Budgets with minimal supervision
    • Knowledge of installation practices for 1.8M thru 5M antenna systems and associated electronics
    • Knowledge of SCPC, CDMA, and TDMA systems from Hub or Remote perspective
    • Knowledge of iDirect and Vipersat systems (both hub and remote)
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
    • Knowledge of Networking, VOIP, Bluecoat, and Cisco is a plus
    • Ability to work above heights of 12 feet and ability to lift up to 80 lbs.
    • Ability and willingness to work in Afghanistan; ability and willingness to travel to hostile (hazardous, desert) areas on short notice
    • Ability and willingness to travel to locations in excess of 30 days on occasion

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

     

    If you are a disabled individual or disabled Veteran and require a reasonable accommodation in applying for any posted position, please contact us at (631) 231-9800 or hr@globecomm.com

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