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The Defense Group has a dynamic career opportunity for a VTC Administrator to work at our customer site at the National Maritime Intelligence Center (NMIC), Suitland, MD. In this role, you will provide on-site video teleconferencing production, design, engineering, scheduling, installation, maintenance, and related security and operational support services for all room/studio video teleconferencing suites within the NMIC, including tenant commands, Chief of Naval Operations (Pentagon) and ONI affiliated commands in the NCR, which may operate on the Joint Worldwide Intelligence Information System (JWICS), Legacy ISDN technologies and/or IP-Based.
The HOPPER mission is to provide information technology services to fully enable ONI and the Navy to meet mission requirements. The ISC Operations (ISC-O) Department is an integrated workforce of civilians, active duty and Reserve Naval professionals who support combat operations and provide vital information for planning America’s defense against maritime threats at home and around the world.
If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!
THE CHALLENGE (primary responsibilities)
Provide design, engineering, and support for installation and accreditation, activation, and remote troubleshooting assistance of room/studio and desktop VTC services residing on JWICS at Naval Intelligence forces ashore, “Video Teleconferencing” includes, but is not limited to, room-sized systems, and desktop VTC units.
Lead a team to develop resolutions to technical issues and concerns by applying in-depth technical knowledge to resolve complicated issues as it relates to Video and Audio telecommunications systems world-wide.
Execute and/or assist in the design, engineering, installation, configuration, accreditation, and scheduling of VTC conferencing systems.
Coordinate with internal and external teams, stakeholders and sometimes vendors regarding design, process and/or approaches to ensure all VTC systems are up-to-date, working efficiently to make certain all mission requirements are met.
WHAT SETS YOU APART (job qualifications)
A High School degree with 5 yrs. of related work experience, OR an Associate’s degree with 3 yrs. of related work experience, OR a Bachelor’s degree with 1 yr. of related work experience
Project management experience.
Comprehensive experience with digital A/V (Audio & Video) systems.
Video telecommunications engineering experience.
Hands on experience manipulating VTC network components (e.g. MCU, Expressway, Controller, UC Manager, Cisco Meeting Server, TMS, Conductor, etc.)
Experience with managing VTC Infrastructure lifecycle.
Hands on experience configuring Cisco and/or Polycom Codecs and supporting infrastructure; experience with classified and unclassified Internet (IP) and ISDN video teleconferencing.
Must be physically able to lift 50lbs, crawl and walk long distances.
Must be comfortable in high visibility and customer facing environments; and have strong communications, multitasking and customer service skills.
Experience in the development of plans for re-engineering and replacing legacy systems to improve customer productivity, enhance maintainability and reduce costs.
Proficient in MS Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, etc.).
Must possess strong oral and written communication skills to address and explain complex technical issues/problems to teammates and senior government and military personnel.
May require up to 10% travel
- CompTIA Security+ certification
- A current DoD Top Secret/SCI
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (nice to have)
- AMX, Extron or Crestron Video Controller experience.
Pay Range:Pay Range $60,450.00 - $93,000.00 - $125,550.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
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