Why Applied Network Solutions (ANS)?At ANS, you will have access to a variety of experts in today's innovative technologies with opportunities to enhance your skills in our on-site Technology Innovation Center. Members of our team design and develop the next generation of enterprise networks, creating solutions that protect our National assets, critical systems, and our way of life. We are looking for thinkers, people who aspire to realize all of their potential, achievers who are dedicated to the mission and strive to create innovative solutions and real outcomes that exceed the expectations of our customers and clients. If you are tired of being just a number and want to work for a company that values your skill set, let's have a conversation!The RoleANS is seeking a Senior Telecommunications Technician to support our customer in McLean, VA. ResponsibilitiesMaintain and repair customer enterprise systems.Maintain technology/telecommunication equipment and installs, upgrade and remove equipment and associated wiring.Interpret service orders, circuit diagrams, and electrical schematics.Test, locate, and repair equipment problems associated with trouble calls, and performs routine maintenance.Verifies work order information and receipt of all necessary equipment and information.Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians.Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.Participates in special projects as required.Fiber and copper installation and support experience (termination, testing, installing).Support initiatives for project-related and ongoing operations for voice communication services.Implements and troubleshoots voice related solutions/incidents/system outages.Monitor, review, recommend, test and implement new software revision/ feature sets/ Patch evaluation and periodic system refresh.Provide operation and maintenance service per defined service level agreements.Remote site telecommunications service support.Fiber and copper cable infrastructure plant maintenance.Other activities include, but are not limited to, logical port activations, script configurations changes, site decommissions, activation of new enterprise services, and documentation of changes or deviations from the engineering design. The candidate will be required to conduct service testing and quality assurance reviews once implementation/installation is complete. Requirements Candidate must have experience with site surveys, identification of power requirements, build-to instructions, installs, troubleshooting, repairs and maintaining network/communications equipment. Candidate must have experience providing reports, completing requests for new service, determining methodology for installing equipment, connectivity and network services, and must provide incident management/logical provisioning for customer networks. The candidate will ensure deployment readiness such as availability of parts and access to customer locations.Candidate must have a total of 10 years of applicable experience. The experience can be a combination of degree and work history. This can be a High School degree and 10 years of work history OR an Associate's and 8 years, a Bachelors' and 6 years, a Masters and 4 years or a PhD and 0 years of work history.Active TS/SCI clearance with PolygraphBICSI, Fiber Splice, SIPT certifications desiredBenefitsANS offers excellent compensation along with a generous benefits package to include: Family medical, dental and vision coveragePTO (Paid Time Off)Paid holidays401K plan with Company matchGenerous Professional Development program100% Employer paid Short and Long Term Disability100% Employer paid life insuranceLucrative Referral Bonus'Potential for Paid overtimeFlexible Work SchedulesApplied Network Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.