• Engineer Technician 5 (Lead)

    Job Locations US-NE-Omaha
    Posted Date 3 months ago(11/2/2018 1:44 PM)
    Job Title
    Engineer Technician 5
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Active Clearance
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    VT Group is a leading technology integrator with close to 50 years’ experience delivering technology and C4ISR solutions to solve the complex challenges faced by our government and commercial customers in the Defense and National Security markets.


    VT Group is seeking a Engineering Technician 5 (Lead) located in Omaha, NE. The company will provide relocation assistance or travel pay.


    • Perform site surveys to confirm prevailing site conditions.
    • Work with the Government Project Manager in finalizing a schedule to support installation activities at the new C2 Facility site.
    • Attend planned and/or ad hoc coordination meetings.
    • Provide technical support, installation, test, and checkout of C4ISR and IT equipment and associated cabling to include:
      • Uncrate all equipment slated for installation and conduct inspections and inventory of all cable spools, equipment and subcomponents 
      • Conduct performance tests of all installed optical fiber,
      • Cat6A and serial cabling and provide associated cable test results in both soft and hard copy formats
      • Clean and re-test all optical fiber strands that do not pass optical loss performance tests. If cleaning does not remedy the failed test, re-terminate the fiber and re-test. 
      • Provide and install on each installed cable, computer generated labels at both ends of each cable in accordance with the IDP. 
      • Maintain an Excel spreadsheet with cabling data for each of the cables being installed to facilitate preparation of cable labels.
      • Install on each multi-user terminal outlet assembly (MUTOA), outlet box and/or patch sub-modules, computer generated labels in accordance with the IDP.
      • Update and maintain all design documents by marking all red-lined changes during the course of installation
      • Document test results of cabling, equipment and materials in accordance with CDRL A013
    • Install, appropriately secure, and dress-in all cabling and user desktop IT equipment
    • Assist in the integration, installation and testing of Audio/Video/Video Teleconferencing Systems
    • Assist in the de-installation, relocation and/or installation of systems
    • Support IT cable plant and equipment installation
    • Pull, test and terminate CAT5, CAT5e, CAT 6, copper and fiber


    • Twelve (12) years of practical experience as an installer of Shore C4ISR equipment for the Department of Defense and/or major telecommunications services or equipment providers
    • Must have one of the following:
      • Associates Degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Information Technology or similiar
      • Four (4) years of U.S. military service as a technician
      • Completion of a formal two year or more contractor apprenticeship in a related field that included at least six months of formal classroom training and address electrical circuit theory, electromagnetic radiation, and other disciplines related to C4ISR installations
    • An active DOD Secret clearance; TS/SCI preferred.
    • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
    • Must be able to effectively lead a crew of other installers in the completion of multiple site locations.
    • Effectively brief site personnel on the installation status and on future plans for completing the installation
    • Understand and correctly red-line as-built drawings.
    • Locate and correct installation errors such as standards violations and incorrect wiring.


    • Possess Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) Information Transport Systems (ITS) Installer certification and Technician certification
    • CPR Certification
    • Valid driver’s license

    VT Group offers eligible employees a variety of comprehensive benefits programs, which may include:

    • Medical insurance through a nationwide network
    • Dental insurance for preventive, basic and major services
    • Vision insurance that covers a wide range of services (subject to a specific co-pay or co-insurance amount)
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for eligible health care and dependent care expenses
    • Disability Insurance
    • Life Insurance/Accidental Death & Dismemberment
    • Legal Services
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Paid Time Off



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