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Satellite Systems Network Engineer

Xator Corporation
Reston, Virginia, United States
Vaxcom Services, Inc.

Vaxcom Services Inc. (an Xator Corporation National Security Solutions Company) is a niche provider of intelligence related support services. We are recognized experts in Intelligence Community with subject matter expertise in the areas of Technical/IT Services, Operations, and Intelligence Services.

Clearance Requirement:
Active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph is required.

Satellite Systems Network Engineer Reston/Herndon/Chantilly, Virginia

Satellite Systems Network Engineer provides project management, engineering services and technical services for the Sponsor's satellite program. Provides general engineering support to the SATCOM network to meet the needs of Customer based programs/projects. Satellite network engineer is responsible for providing close support to the Sponsor's Commercial SATCOM Network and temporary duty travel support for both domestic and overseas locations, as required. Provides project management assistance on satellite projects/programs; assists in coordination of plans with other contractors for field engineering activities pertaining to the satellite network; provides input information on schedule, cost, risk mitigation, and WBS completion to the project management process; and provides close support to Sponsor's SATCOM databases, applications and tools.


Analyze and provide information on space segment lease cost, bandwidth requirements, and frequency management for the DTS SATCOM Network.

Analyze systemic and/or network failures in the field and provide recommendations for solution to the failures.

Assist in the licensing and Host Nation Approval process for Field and Entry Terminals.

Assist the DTA instructors with the development of training courses for commercial terminal operations and maintenance personnel.

Attend technical committees meetings as a Sponsor's Representative.

Compile yearly input for the DSCS and WGS Satellite Database (SDB) submission to the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).

On September 24, 2021, the U.S. Government's Safer Federal Workforce Task Force issued "2021 Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors" mandating that Covered federal contractors, including Xator Corporation, and their employees shall be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Therefore, this position may require individuals to be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) or have been granted a religious or medical accommodation by December 8, 2021 or shortly thereafter.

Equal Opportunity Statement
Xator Corporation, and its Subsidiaries, provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment as required by and/or consistent with applicable country law and company policy. Consistent with the foregoing, Xator Corporation provides qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veterans' status, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status(s) protected by law. In the United States, Xator Corporation ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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