VT Group

  • Engineer Technician 6 (Expert Lead)

    Job Locations US-NE-Omaha
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/8/2019 2:41 PM)
    Job Title
    Engineering Technician 6 (Expert Lead)
    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 6 (Expert 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

    Supervisory Responsibilities:

    • May lead teams of up to 15 personnel.


    Education (Must have one of the following):

    • Associates Degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Information Technology or similar
    • 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


    • Sixteen (16) 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 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.
    • Able to locate and correct installation errors such as standards violations and incorrect wiring.

    Other Qualifications:

    • An active DOD Secret clearance; TS/SCI preferred.
    • Possess Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) Information Transport Systems (ITS) Installer certification
    • CPR Certification
    • Valid driver’s license
    • Able to utilize Microsoft Office Suite



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