LAN/Communications Technician (Able to Obtain Secret Clearance)

New Boston, NH
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Able to Obtain Secret
  • Req ID: 2024-11636

Overview

For our shareholders, FRA provides support and employment opportunities and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years.

Job Summary:

FRA is looking for a LAN/Communications Technician to work in New Boston, NH. Join our dynamic team as a LAN Communications Technician contractor at a United States Space Force installation. In this role, you will be integral to maintaining the integrity, efficiency, and security of our LAN communication systems while providing crucial technical support to our personnel. To join our team of outstanding professionals, apply today!

Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities:

  • Technical Support:

  • Provides frontline technical support for LAN communication systems, VOIP phones, and software applications, ensuring uninterrupted communication channels

  • Responsible for supporting and troubleshooting a variety of technologies to include:

  • Cisco, Juniper, fiber backbone, Network interconnectivity, desktops/laptops, tablets, Local Area Network printers/scanners/peripherals, software management, communication devices (PBX, mobile, VTC, LMR, VOIP), COMSEC

  • Network Administration:

  • Manages Active Directory, server configurations, oversee software installations, and implement patch management strategies.

  • In collaboration with DISA, AFNET, AFCED, technicians will be responsible as the local ISO for the installation to ensure network administration in secure.

  • Cybersecurity:

  • Ensures compliance with cybersecurity policies, conduct security assessments, and implement controls to safeguard our network infrastructure

  • DoD Directive 8570/8140; NIST SP 800-171 compliance

  • Problem-Solving:

  • Collaborate with IT professionals to resolve technical issues and contribute to continuous improvement

  • Regulatory Adherence:

  • Adheres to DoD regulations and security protocols for handling controlled unclassified information

  • DoD Instruction 5200.48: Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI)

  • Professional Development:

  • Engages in ongoing training to stay updated on emerging technologies and cybersecurity best practices

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have U.S. Citizenship as a requirement for this contract

  • Must have ability to obtain DoD SECRET clearance

  • Clearance sponsorship may be available for highly qualified candidates

  • Must have or are willing to obtain within 60 days of hire Cloud+ or one of the following:

  • GICSP, GSEC, SSCP

  • 1 or more years of experience in IT support roles, including LAN communication systems and cybersecurity

  • Strong understanding of networking principles and protocols

  • Experience supporting variety of IT technologies (Laptops, Mobile Devices, Radios, etc.)

  • Experience with active directory server management, VOIP phones, and network monitoring tools

  • Self-motivated and proactive – able to work independently with minimal supervision, identify opportunities and develop new ideas

  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills

  • Ability to push, pull, kneel, bend, reach and lift 40-50 lbs.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Associate's or Bachelor’s degree in a technology-related field preferred

  • Master's degree in a technology-related field

  • Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA Net+ certifications

  • Advanced certifications in cybersecurity or networking

  • DoD IAM level 2 and above certification

  • CASP, CCNA, CCNP, CISM, CISSP

  • Ability to install Cisco and Juniper switches and complex fiber backbone interconnectivity

  • Knowledge and experience connecting/patching/repairing Cat5/Cat6/Fiber infrastructure

  • Previous DoD or military experience.

Job: Information Technology

Travel: None

Organization: Five Rivers Analytics

Clearance: Able to Obtain Secret

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11636