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Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc)

Telecommunications Specialist

Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc) - Arlington, VA

Arlington, VA 20598



Jacobs Federal Network Systems (FNS) provides highly sophisticated network systems design, engineering, operations, and maintenance, and offers cutting edge cybersecurity solutions for our customers in the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and other federal agencies. We deliver an integrated approach to network engineering design and network management, as well as full IT lifecycle service management, IT service delivery, asset management, logistics and procurement support, and software/hardware vendor management. Our network engineers, controllers, and technicians are trained in multiple disciplines to successfully maintain legacy systems as well as insert the latest technologies for voice, data, and video networks in fast-paced, mission-critical environments.

Jacobs Aerospace & Technology is seeking a Telecommunications Specialist with TS/SCI clearance for our Arlington, VA office. Duties will include: Perform duties during a 12 hour shift at austere communications sites and on a rotational basis perform daily standby duty to assume shift duties of personnel not able to report for shift or to respond to an alternate duty location. Brief senior leadership on actions and solutions to problems Responsible for the Installation, maintenance and operation of all site telecommunications systems and equipment. Perform tests and services on all site communications equipment, computers and their associated local area networks, secure and non-secure switching networks, cable and Direct TV Satellite equipment, Video Teleconferencing and radio systems and equipment, and maintain inside plant cabling as required. Maintain and update daily maintenance reports and logs as required. Brief high level executives on status and maintenance plans that effect network outages and losses.

Give solutions that minimize outages.

Work independent with customer on immediate solution to network problems.


Active TS/SCI security clearance (US Citizenship required) and be eligible to obtain and hold special accesses

BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and three (3) to five (5) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science and two (2) to three (3) years of progressive experience, or Ph.D. degree in a computer of system science discipline.


Network and Systems Administrator

PC maintenance

Video Teleconferencing Systems operation

Switching systems

Radio systems equipment operation and maintenance

Inside plant cabling

Telecommunications equipment operation and maintenance

Essential Functions:

Physical Requirements:

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Work Environment:

General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressure. The nature of work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Equipment & Machines:

General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone and other miscellaneous office equipment.


Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work rotating 12 hour shifts and support standby duty to assume shift duties of personnel not able to report for shift or to respond to an alternate duty location. However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law.

13 days 7 hours ago

Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc)


Telecommunications Specialist Jacobs (Jacobs Engineering Group Inc) - Arlington, VA, United States


Location: Arlington, VA

Company Profile:
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of professional technical services. With 2013 revenues of nearly $12 billion, we offer full-spectrum support to industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets. Services include scientific and specialty consulting as well as all aspects of engineering and construction, and operations and maintenance. Our primary markets include: