By Light is seeking an Installation Technician that can support installation, integration and testing of network hardware and cable plant consisting of low voltage cable systems such as Cat3/5/6/6 as well as fiber optical cable plant. This Technician must be able to support all aspects including the survey, design, engineering, implementation and integration of Local Area Networks (LAN), Wireless Local Area Networks (WLAN) and a variety of other tactical and fixed communications and information systems at for the department of Defense (DOD) and other Federal agencies throughout the country.
Candidate may work alone or as part of a team providing field engineering and installation support for voice, data, fiber optic cable and a variety of other communications and information systems. This will include assessing current systems, determining future needs, and installing approved designs
Candidate must be able to identify all subtasks required to accomplish their assigned project, determine tools and material requires, prioritize work and develop a work plan that enables completion of assigned task within the allotted time.
Candidate must have strong problem-solving, as well as the ability to interact well with both internal and external engineers, technicians, and customers.
These positions will frequent travel (up to 75%). When not on site, Technicians will be assisting in the development of project plans, designs and documentation for future sites as well as providing technical reach back to deployed installation teams.
Work as part of an installation team responsible for the installation of voice, data, fiber optic cable and a variety of other related network equipment installation and troubleshooting support. Responsible for reading, interpreting and providing redlines related engineering drawings and design packages. Rack and stack network equipment including Cat5/CAT6 and fiber cable management equipment. Review, implement and provide input to installation design plans for cable and network equipment installation related tasks. Conduct site surveys in support of engineering/project management requirements for design, installation, integration, de-installation and troubleshooting. Other duties include 'Rack & Stacking' equipment, preparing and inventorying BOMs and redlining documentation.
Must possess a DOD Secret security clearance or have the ability to obtain one and/or pass an equivalent criminal/employment/education background check.