USSOCOM's mission is to Provide fully capable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and its interests and synchronize planning for global operations against terrorist networks.
As a member of our team, you will partner with SOF military and civilian members to directly support this mission by providing world-
class Information Technology services and support that connect over 60,000 users around the world.
however, customer needs may require modification to this schedule. It is important to be able to work any shift / designated hours required.
Position will require night and weekend work.
The Wireless Network Engineer performs tier three wireless network support in accordance with the SIE OPORD. Candidates for the position of Wireless Network Engineer require strong analytical and problem-
solving skills, and must be knowledgeable about both wired and wireless network technology. An in-depth background in wireless equipment, standards, protocols, and security standards, as well as wireless local area network (WLAN) design is necessary.
Candidates must also be effective communicators with excellent written, verbal communications, and presentation skills in order to collaborate successfully with network technicians, vendors, and managers.
Candidates should also demonstrate leadership skills and excellent customer interaction skills.
BS degree from an accredited college or university and eight (8) to twelve (12) years LAN / WAN engineering and design work, or a MS degree and seven (7) to ten (10) years of LAN / WAN engineering and design work Ph.
D. from an accredited college or university and two (2) to five (5) years of LAN / WAN engineering and design work. Specializing in wireless technologies such as WiFi and WiMAX
Required Certification : Employment is contingent upon obtaining and / or maintaining required certifications
Work in noisy areas with hotter and colder temperature than standard office environmental conditions. Lift and transport equipment up to 50 pounds.
Extended periods of sitting while on PC / laptop or phone.
Equipment and Machines
Servers, switches and other computer equipment used to support network operations.
Must maintain a current passport and applicable visa’s in good standing.
Other Essential Functions
Must be well organized with the ability to coordinate, prioritize and execute multiple tasks simultaneously in a high-pressure environment.
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to work effectively with a variety of government, military and contractor personnel at all levels.
Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Grooming and dress usually business casual, but dependent on client’s standards.
Must not pose a safety hazard to employees working in the same general area.
e., citizen of the US and another country), in order to be granted a clearance you will be required to relinquish your citizenship in the foreign country.