Sumaria Systems, Inc. Telecommunications Switch Technician in US Air Force Academy, Colorado
Telecommunications Switch Technician
Department: Information Technology Division
Office: USAF Academy
Location: US Air Force Academy, CO
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Position: Telecommunications Switch Technician
Location: United States- Colorado - US Air Force Academy
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available
Why Choose Sumaria Systems?
Sumaria Systems, Inc. is a CMMI- Level 3 appraised, ISO 9001 certified Information Technology, Engineering, and Professional Services and Solutions Company headquartered in Danvers, Mass. With operating locations across the U.S., Sumaria provides a full range of services and is capable of responding rapidly and accurately to meet our clients- surge requirements. Sumaria has a proven track record of delivering cost-effective services and solutions to our clients on time and within budget. With more than 30+ years of experience and hundreds of successful projects, Sumaria provides a diverse range of technology-based solutions and is recognized as a source of quality information, technology, engineering and professional services and solutions for the Department of Defense and the Federal contractor community.
Sumaria Systems, Inc. is hiring for a Telecommunications Switch Technician for the Communications Support Services at the United States Air Force Academy. The mission of the 10th Communications Squadron is to provide The United States Air Force Academy with communication and information technology services to prepare the next generation of Air Force leaders.
The Telecommunications Switch Technician provides telecommunication maintenance, installation, and repair services to the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA). This position interacts with users to repair, replace, program, and maintain all switches, peripherals, software, hardware configurations, and communication equipment to ensure proper system security and operation. The switch technician duties include but are not limited to:
Provides maintenance and repair to the MSL-100 telephone switch
Provisions/Troubleshoots Digital, POTS, ISDN, T1 circuits
Provides switch-related backups, traffic studies, and telephone switch metric data upon request
Provides daily, weekly, and monthly preventative maintenance inspection report
Develops technical recommendations for modification or replacement of telecommunications equipment and systems
Solves complex problems by troubleshooting, repairing, testing, and removing/replacing telecommunications equipment and systems
Coordinate with upper level support as needed, (ETAS, DISA, Tech Control)
Provides 24 hour on-call support when assigned
Provides maintenance and repair to the Optera Transport System
Provides maintenance and repair to the Call Pilot Voicemail System
Provides technical guidance to lower level technicians
Telecommunications Switch Technicians install equipment used to operate a variety of equipment and devices associated with telephone switching. These technicians usually need to install, maintain and repair equipment without interfering with the activities of customers. They are also responsible for upgrading equipment. They must also test equipment to ensure that the equipment functions properly. Daily logs are prepared to report to management. The switch technician must also keep track of the inventory equipment and report when equipment needs to be stocked.
Required Education, Experience, Certifications & Clearance:
5+ years- experience on the Nortel MSL-100 Telephone Switch
Nortel Optera Transport System
Nortel Call Pilot Voicemail System
Telephone Management System (TMS)
Outside/Inside plant cabling and methods
Facility locate experience
Fiber optic cabling and methods
MSL-100 Certificate of Training or equal
CompTIA Security+ Certification
Ability to obtain/maintain DoD Secret Security Clearance
What We Offer
Sumaria is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes Sumaria a great place to work and grow.
Medical & Dental Insurance
Company Paid Short & Long Term Disability
Company Paid Life and A&D Insurance
Company Paid Holidays
Generous Leave Options
401K Retirement Plan
Sumaria is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.