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Satellite Communications (Satcom) Manager:


Responsible for directing technical work on projects. Performs a variety of analyses and prepares appropriate documentation.

Prepares and makes briefings and presentations. Leads team in on-site management of installations. Assists in the development and management of project plans.

This includes the review of task performance and work products for correctness, for adherence to design concepts and user requirements, and for progress in accordance with schedules. Coordinates with the Vendor PM, COTRs, and government user representatives to ensure accurate solutions and user satisfaction on technical matters.

Minimum Experience:

  • Ten (10) years of progressive Information Technology (IT) experience working with commercial and Department of Defense SATCOM systems including at least five projects in technical areas included in the Statement of Work Task Area 1 Section 4.1.h.3. At least one project must have occurred within the past three (3) years.

  • Knowledge of and direct experience with deployable quad-band satellite antenna terminals (sub- 1m to 3.9m), Time Division Multiple Access satellite modems and hubs (iDirect), High Assurance Internet Protocol Encryptor inline network encryptors, network acceleration devices, routers, switches, power backup and conditioning systems, voice and video over IP, and networking at the LAN and WAN levels. Knowledge of Enterprise Land Mobile Radio (LMR) and High Frequency Radio implementations is required.

Security/Certification Requirements:

Sensitivity Level: IT-I – Critical Sensitive Clearance: Secret

IA Level: IAT-II

Computing Environment: CCNA, CCNP

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Satellite Installer

Digital Reception Services (DRS) is a regional service provider for DISH Network and is looking to hire entry level Satellite TV Technician/Installers throughout Florida. While no satellite experience is required we are looking for installers that can bring their telecommunications, computer, electrical, maintenance/repair, general labor, cable, military, customer service and/or customer relationship experience to DRS.Why work for DRS?DRS is one of the largest service and sales providers for DISH.

We have been in business since 1999. Satellite TV Technician/Installers are the face of DRS and key to our success. Are you seeking an opportunity where you have independence, confidence and control of your success? Then being a Satellite TV Technician/Installer with DRS is the career for you.We provide:4 weeks paid training: 2 weeks in classroom and 2 weeks field training.Earn up to 3 weeks of paid time off within first year.Company provides vehicle, gas card, and tools (no out of pocket expense).Company paid smart phone for business.Competitive salary with incentive pay for achieving performance goals.Incentive pay for providing customers additional solutions and products.Benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match and tuition reimbursement (company pays 70 % of medical insurance).Upward mobility growth opportunities.Requirements:Must successfully pass a criminal background check and drug test.We also require a valid Florida Driver?s License (no more than 2 moving violations in 3 years).Responsibilities:Installing, troubleshooting and servicing DISH satellite systems/products in customer?s home.The Satellite TV Technician/Installer position can be physically challenging as you will be climbing and working from ladders, in some cases in excess of 30 feet.You will be entering attics and will be exposed to a variety of weather elements including: heat, cold, wind, and rain.Required to trench/dig, sometimes up to 100 feet in order to lay cable.You will interact with consumers daily and should be comfortable and able to effectively communicate/train customers on the DISH system.Satellite TV Technician/Installers must be comfortable offering our customers additional services and products while earning incentives.We operate seven days a week and techs are required to work weekends, holidays, and evenings.Working long hours is a daily event as your ending time will vary from day-to-day depending on your assigned jobs and business needs.Offer new product lines.To start your career apply at

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Satellite Installation Technician - San Antonio

We are rapidly growing and seek professionals to join our team as an Installation Technician. Paid 5 week training No experience necessary!

You will be provided with a company vehicle, great health benefits and career growth opportunities. Job Description: Satellite Technician The Technician role is critical in providing exceptional customer service to the customer.

Technicians work independently to install, test, troubleshoot, repair and upgrade equipment that provides signals for residential and business customers. The work performed must follow safety guidelines as well as pre-approved installation, testing, repair and upgrade processes. CRITICAL SKILLS:

Provide world class customer service, must have previously worked in an environment where they have been customer facing. Comfortable working at heights, on ladders and with power tools. Must be tech savvy.

Have a high level sense of urgency Have a safety mind set and focus on quality, does not cut corners Ability to diffuse difficult situations with people and technology in a professional manner. Willing to work long and flexible hours including weekends. Ability to work independently and unsupervised.

Team oriented willingness to help others. ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Prepare for new installation and service calls by reviewing installation work orders, gathering equipment, supplies, and tools.

Coordinate daily schedules with customers through regular contact. Drive and operate company vehicles safely in accordance with established policies, courteously and defensively. Ensure that vehicle maintenance and care is performed appropriately.

Plan installations by evaluating location and access points to that location, laying out the required equipment and establishing a wiring plan. Establish satellite system by installing equipment, routing running and pulling wire, programming and calibrating equipment, and adhering to codes, regulations, and standards. Verify system functioning by testing equipment and connections, identifying and correcting problems.

Maintain records by documenting installation, service, and repairs. Maintain and improve service level by listening to customer's description of problems; diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing problems; replacing and upgrading components; referring to schematics, manuals, and manufacturers' instructions.

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Satellite TV And Internet Installer

Southern Star, the largest service provider for DISH, is experiencing significant growth due to products like DISHNET and The Hopper. We are hiring technicians that take pride in their work and want to be the best at what they do in order to meet the ongoing customer demand. While no Satellite installation or service experience is required, we look for those with the ability to learn and the drive to succeed that are committed to excel in the field!
What we are looking for: We look for people who love to work with their hands, are technically inclined, not afraid to work outside, have a strong desire to succeed, and are capable of delivering world-class customer service.
Why work for us? Southern Star has been in business since 1985 because we have a strong focus on our technicians. Technicians are the face of Southern Star to our customers and the key to our success. We have a 30+ year history of stability, growth and opportunity. We continually work to ensure our technicians earn a good living while providing opportunities for a work-life balance.
We provide: Production based pay, creating the opportunity to earn well above your hourly rate if you are highly productive Competitive hourly and overtime wages Based out of your home. Only travel to warehouse/office for inventory replenishment. Incentive Pay for achieving performance goals Commission programs for providing customers additional solutions and products Paid training, uniforms, cutting edge tools, a fuel card, and vehicle. Progressive scheduling plan allowing for increased number of weekends off based on years of service. Independent work with unparalleled promotional opportunities Comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, vision, dental, and 401K.
We provide support and ongoing training for all of our technicians that helps ensure the highest quality of service. This in turn helps our technicians to continue to raise the bar on their own earning potential.
What the Job Entails:

  • Professionally installing and servicing DISH Satellite Systems/Products in the customer's home.
  • Using problem-solving and technical skills to install, test and/or repair satellite dishes and internet related equipment.
  • Provide excellent customer experience while maintaining a safe work environment.
  • Evaluate job site to assess optimal placement of satellite dish and communicate with customers to review the installation process.
  • Troubleshoot systems to determine the appropriate resolution for reported problems with usage.
  • Provides customer education regarding system usage and additional products and services.
  • Manage the administrative processes including van inventory and appropriate documentation.
  • Ensure that the highest quality of service is provided to promote superior customer satisfaction.
  • Educate customers on additional service and product opportunities.
  • Adhere to safety guidelines and requirements.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Valid U.S. Driver License
  • Good Driving Record
  • No Criminal History
  • Drug-Free Workplace
  • Strong customer service skills; friendly, approachable, and motivated with a strong work ethic and high degree of integrity.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time on a ladder, lift over 70 lbs at times, crawl into small spaces, work in all climates, and remain within the individual weight limitation of 275lbs.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules including weekends, holidays, and evenings.
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Satellite Installer

As a DRS Satellite Installer you will be trained in the installation and servicing of the DISH Satellite TV System. As a Technician you will be routed from home daily. The routes will consist of a variety of jobs (new installs, trouble calls, upgraders and movers). We also offer opportunities to earn performance bonuses. Bonuses are based on customer satisfaction, quality and productivity.

At DRS we provide all our techs with the necessary tools and equipment needed. We provide a fully stocked van, cell phone, all tools necessary to perform quality work.

•Must successfully pass a criminal background check and drug test
•We also require a valid Florida Driver's License. (No more than 2 moving violations in 3 years)


• The tech position can be physically challenging as you will be climbing and working from ladders, in some case in excess of 30 feet.
•You will be entering attics and will be exposed to variety of weather elements including; heat, cold, wind, and rain.
•You must be able to safely lift and carry up to 75lbs.
•The job requires you can safely use small hand tools.
•Required to trench/dig, sometimes up 100 feet in order to lay cable.
•You will interact with consumers daily and should be comfortable and able to effectively communicate/train customers on the DISH system
•Technicians must be comfortable offering our customers additional services and products while earning incentives.
•You must be able to safely operate a cargo van
•We operate seven days a week and techs are required to work weekends and holidays.
•Overtime is a daily event as your ending time will vary from day-to-day depending on your assigned jobs and business needs.

We currently offer the following BENEFITS:

•Medical/Dental Insurance -cost dependent upon coverage (single, employee plus 1, and family)
•Company provided life and long term disability insurance.
•Voluntary coverage options include; vision, short term disability, and additional life.
•401(k) Plan with discretionary annual company match.
•Employees will earn PTO time based on their start date.

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Satellite Technician / Installer

DirectSAT Technician
DirecTV, a division of AT&T, is the largest satellite provider in the United States. Someone switches their service to DirecTV every nine seconds (based on data from 2014-2015).
We are DirectSAT USA, one of the largest subcontractors and partners for DirecTV in the US. We are looking to add full-time Satellite Installers to our team! If you are tech-savvy, customer-service oriented, and looking for an engaging career in one of the largest and most thriving industries, we encourage you to apply!
Want to learn more about DirectSAT?
Job Duties:
  • Install, upgrade and repair residential satellite products
  • Service and trouble-shoot satellite products
  • Complete work orders properly
  • Ensure all installation work is done according to quality standards
  • Adhere to safety policy
DirectSAT Technician

  • Applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen, motor vehicle record check, and background check
  • Applicants must possess a valid, up-to-date driver's license
Benefits Include:
  • Potential to earn $50-70k/year(Some experienced technicians earn upwards of $70k/year)
  • Discounted DirecTV Service for up to 4 TVs in your home
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits
  • Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
  • 401(k) plan with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off (Sick and Vacation)
  • Paid Training (2-4 week training)
  • DirecTV company van and gas card provided
  • Performance bonuses and advancement opportunities
DirectSAT USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, age, handicap, or veteran status. All qualified applicants will be given an equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

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Satellite Cable Installer

Digital Dish is a well established, family-owned company and Ohio's only Dish Network Regional Service Provider since 1999. We offer state-wide employment opportunities to both entry-level and experienced individuals. We are a drug free workplace and equal opportunity employer. Our Satellite Technician Career Path gives you the training necessary to gain new skills and certifications with frequent opportunities to increase your pay and build your future. Our employees are more than just technicians, they are Home Solution Specialists.

We pride ourselves on developing and promoting talent as an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by law.


  • An industry competitive hourly pay based on skill and performance earning from $12 to more than $20 an hour
  • Monthly Performance Bonuses and Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Paid classroom and field training
  • Work from your home base
  • Company vehicle with fuel card
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance available


  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Friendly, approachable, and professional
  • Ability to multi-task


  • Ability to stand, walk, sit, use hands, handle or feel
  • Ability to speak and hear
  • Ability to reach with hands or arms
  • Ability to climb, balance and stand for long periods of time on a ladder
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl in tight spaces such as an attic
  • Must regularly lift and/or move equipment weighing 20-40 lbs., frequently lift and/or move up to 60 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move more than 200 pounds with assistance. Must regularly lift, carry and maneuver ladders weighing 60-90 lbs.
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus
  • Remain within the individual weight requirement of 275 pounds


  • Must have a valid drivers license and pass periodic MVR checks
  • Must pass criminal background check and drug test
  • Friendly, approachable, and professional
  • Motivated with a strong, independent work ethic & high degree of integrity
  • Must adhere to all safety requirements and guidelines
  • Willing to work in all weather conditions
  • Willing to work weekends and holidays

This position reports to our warehouse in Waterville for some initial training and weekly restocking.​


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Antenna Test Range Project Manager

This is very interesting engineering position for a hands on individual within the antenna test and measurement industry. There is travel associated with this job during customer visits for support and installations of our anechoic chambers, SAR equipment, and OTA test and measurement devices. We would like you to have some experience in the test & measurement (anechoic chambers), Telecommunications, RF technologies, Antenna verification industries.  This would be similar to an applications engineering role, but with a stronger emphasis on overseeing programs, and supporting our customers throughout the entire new build and installation process.​ There is tremendous room for growth.​
Position Duties
Ensure the cross-functional coordination of technical and commercial activity
Share experience and application knowledge with co-workers to maximize the efficiency in solving issues.
Work on specification and tenders, proposals and / commercial documentation, and demonstrate products' capabilities to potential and existing customers
Proactively contact customers and arrange visits to assess their specific needs, and ensure the program stays on task, on budget, and delivery takes place in a timely manner.
Identify customer needs and maximize the application of our solutions. Gather customer’s requirements and general feedback, and report to management.
Ability to relate to customers and customer needs at a high technical level, set realistic customer expectations, translate those customer needs to our internal development team, and follow through to ensure a suitable solution is implemented that meets the customer needs.
Take ownership of technical issues, financials, customers needs, and work with our Application team experts to resolve more advanced issues when necessary.
Must possess excellent computer skills, including knowledge of MS office and other common computer SW products (C# programming and MatLab experience are a plus).
Flexibility and adaptability to rapidly adjust tasks and travel priorities, according to customer needs
Capability and self-motivation to rapidly assimilate information, expand knowledge base, and develop core competencies Applicant should be self-driven, seeking to assume responsibility and follow-through tasks to completion
Good interpersonal skills and customer-centric attitude
Ability to multitask and manage more than one project at the time
Capability to work within multi-disciplinary teams, and forge strong relationships in the process
Excellent oral and written communication skills​

Must Have
- A Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics or similar field
- 3-8 years’ experience in RF, Antenna, Metrology or Telecommunication industry preferred - (This is NOT an entry level position)
- Some experience with network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, and wireless communication protocols and test instruments is
- Travel within the USA. Some limited international travel.
- This position is a growth oriented opportunity, and will give the candidate an opportunity to grow their knowledge within -
Telecommunications, RF technologies, Antenna design, verification, and test & measurement (anechoic chambers)
industries, as well as the certification procedures.
- US Citizens or Green Card candidates only.
-  You must reside in the USA, and be fully authorized to work in the US. At this time we will not consider sponsoring Visa applications

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Satellite Communications Engineer

Job Description: Satellite Communications Engineer

We seek a Satellite network communications engineer with independent and critical thinking skills that also has a strong background in other telecommunication disciplines. This individual should have strong interpersonal skills as he or she will need to interact with a senior staff and customers as well as interacting with field technicians and other departments. Experience with the following is a must.....

  • Formal satellite communications training

  • 10 years in telecommunications with a focus in satcom

  • Satellite network design and installation

  • Comprehensive knowledge of satellite HUB infrastructure (Hughes Net, iDirect)

  • Functional understanding of VSAT IDU, ODU, DVB receivers

  • Practical knowledge of TCP/IP and networking

  • Wireless network optimization

  • Security appliance / Firewall familiarity

  • Switches, routers, LAN/WAN equipment installation and maintenance

  • Network monitoring – SNMP tools

  • Troubleshoot and support communications equipment remotely

Additional skills preferred:

  • Experience working with ISPs (Internet Service Providers)

  • VOIP (implementation or support experience)

  • CCNE or MCSE certification preferred

  • Experience in the Oil and Gas Industry

  • LTE cellular device management and installation


  • Monitor all remote satellite stations (signal strength, packet loss, and satellite status) in order to maintain optimal dataflow

  • Collect and analyze statistics and activity

  • Be available to respond to outages, events and support calls afterhours, as needed

  • Perform physical inspections of equipment and monitored environments

  • Work with a distribution group to ensure the inventory, health, and maintenance of VSAT terminal equipment

  • Have an awareness of information security when working on and with customer information

  • Troubleshoot technical problems either over the phone, email, website, or instant messenger

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

Must have the ability to perform independently as well as in a team environment.

Must be willing to accept training to enhance skills as well as pursue independent study to keep up with current field/industry trends.

Must be open to new ideas and changing technology.

Demonstrate technical expertise in all aspects of systems and requirements analysis, planning, design, development, implementation, and integration systems and architectures.

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Strong ability to multi-task projects/tasks.

Functional Job Competencies

Problem Solving

  • Identifies and resolve problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations and uses reason.

Written Communication

  • Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; able to read and interpret written information. Good English required - ability to fluently speak other languages a plus.


  • Prioritizes and plans work activities, uses time efficiently and develops realistic action plans. Able to plan and lead limited projects. Proficient in the coordination of network activities with internal and external entities.


Must be willing to travel both domestic and internationally

Maintain a valid US driver's license

Must be able to lift up to 50lbs unassisted

Formal satellite communications training

10 years in telecommunications with a focus in satcom

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RF / Satellite Communications Analyst

The RF/Satellite Communications Analyst provide support to:

  • Spectrum Management Program: Coordinate and communicate RF spectrum requirements and assignments at each OL in accordance with applicable DoD, AF, USSOCOM, and local governing publications.

  • Provide a communications spectrum plan in traditional AF and Special Operations communications matrix formats, published and distributed monthly or upon change, whichever is sooner

  • Ku Band Spread Spectrum (KuSS) communications system:

  • Provide Tier 2 Support via Mission Systems Support Center (MSSC) helpdesk and KuSS Subject Matter Experts (SME).

  • Maintain Specialized Automated Mission Suite (SAMS) software build and provide image as necessary for the carry-on/carry-off mission systems laptops used on the mission aircraft by the operator.

  • Manage and maintain the FMV backup servers and provide publication of FMV to AFSOC SIPR.

  • Maintain red and black router configurations for KuSS system connectivity back to Hurlburt network infrastructure and make appropriate notifications when changes have been made.

  • Notify actively connected or scheduled to be connected users of any KuSS outages (both scheduled and unscheduled) that are the result of equipment on Hurlburt Field gateway or airtime problems identified by ViaSat.

  • Manage the ViaSat Global Network (Yonder) service access requests and allocation based on priority list.

  • Conduct in-flight testing and troubleshooting of systems

  • Perform ancillary duties as required


  • Experience as a Frequency or RF/SAtellite spectrum manager for a SOF organization

  • Experience organizing/managing Tacticl LAN systems

  • Experience organizing/managing a Ku Band Spread Spectrum (KuSS) communications system to provide secure, Internet Protocol (IP) based on the move access between airborne terminals and command posts via SATCOM communication links

  • Required education: 4-Year Degree; or substitute additional experience in lieu of degree

  • Network + or Security+ certification

  • Current SECRET security clearance; Ability to receive a TS/SCI clearance.

For more than 37 years, MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) has been solving some of the Nation's most complex National Security challenges. Defense, Intelligence Community, Special Operations Forces, Homeland Security and Federal agencies rely on our advanced engineering services, cyber security, and product solutions to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. Join MacB where you will work a with team of highly experienced professionals in the areas of Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Research Development Test and Evaluation, Information Operations, fabrication, IT solutions, Logistics and Acquisition Management. MacB has won multiple workplace awards, offers generous salaries and benefits, and has outstanding growth opportunities.

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