DRS Technologies Inc. Associate Communications Technician in United States

Associate Communications Technician (Camp Arifjan, Kuwait)

Opportunity Summary

Performs routine technical functions related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of various types of communications equipment (i.e., voice, data, network, satellite).

Assist senior personnel in formulating and developing communications requirements and design standards. Perform complex studies to determine networking capacities and reliability and make recommendations to augment and/or enhance existing communications networks. Provide technical problem diagnoses and resolution support for all associated subsystems including line monitoring, modem loop-back tests, LAN performance monitoring and terminal failure determination. Provide hardware and software installation and configuration support. Commensurate experience and education.

Primary & Essential Accountabilities

  • Performs routine technical functions related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of various types of communications equipment (i.e., voice, data, network, satellite)

  • Monitors performance and locates problems

  • May assist with instructing customers on the operation and proper use of equipment

  • May be located at a customer site or in an operations center

  • May interface with vendors on new technology and system updates

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

Qualification Requirements

  • High school diploma

  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • High school diploma and three years experience

  • Active Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain Top Secret security clearance.

Leonardo DRS, Inc.

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.

Company Overview

DRS Global Enterprise Solutions, Inc. successfully delivers quality systems and services to CONUS and overseas units. Our systems solutions encompass broad data distribution networks and complex telecommunications systems for data, voice and video applications over integrated satellite, terrestrial, and wireless networks. Our proven service history of engineering, installing, operating and maintaining innovative, low-risk, and cost-effective communications resources illustrates our commitment to supporting military, commercial, and relief efforts at home and around the globe.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #CA #CS #MM