Telecommunications Engineering Specialist, Sr. - Ft Belvoir

Job Locations US-VA-Fort Belvoir
# of Openings
Professional Services
US Army
Job ID
Security Clearance


OBXtek is currently staffing for a Telecommunications Engineering Specialist, Senior position supporting the Army’s Global Enterprise Network Modernization – OCONUS (GENM-O) organization. 


This person will work on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program and performs all functional duties independently.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Possess demonstrated computer/automation experience with a fundamental knowledge of LAN and WAN technologies and Internet protocols and Fiber Optics Networks (FON)
  • Provide testing support for GENM-O programs based on hardware, software, firmware, and other media to deliver critical functionality to DoD users. The SME will be involved in vendor testing of systems including reviewing test plans, procedures, and reports; witnessing testing; developing test scenarios and scripts; and providing overall test support
  • Perform Quality Assurance functions on behalf of the Government. 
  • Perform as a subject matter expert (SME) for network/transport systems, executing site surveys and assisting with planning and implementation of site preparation activities worldwide
  • Research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software
  • Provide documentation and project management support as well as technical expertise in matters of transport, installation and implementation for delivery of global network infrastructure
  • Attend meetings, working groups, design reviews, and technology discussions which will need to be analyzed, filtered, and captured within architecture development initiatives. 
  • Develop, coordinate and deliver briefings, white papers, working papers, and technical analyses representing the position of GENM-O mission requirements.
  • May oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.

Some travel can be expected. 

Travel will consist of trips both CONUS and OCONUS.


Active Secret Clearance

  • 8-10 years experience in requirements analysis, project planning, resource management, risk management, customer relationship management and strategic planning, quality assurance, enterprise-level systems deployment, and federal government security policies
  • Knowledgeable of commercial and military standards and best practices applicable to Army communication sites


  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or in a science related field; prefer Master's Degree in a science-related field
  • Cisco certification of CCNP Security or IAT Level III (CASP+CE, CISA, CISSP, GCED, GCIH, CCSP)

Security Clearance


Company Information

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with OBXtek’s COVID-19 policy. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer COVID-19 policy which may include any or all the following: social distancing, masks, vaccination, mandatory statements regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory testing.


Headquartered in McLean, Virginia and founded in 2009, OBXtek is a fast-growing leader in the government contracting field. Our mission is Our People…Our Reputation. Our people are trained professionals who enhance our customers’ knowledge and innovation using technology, collaboration, and education.


We offer a robust suite of benefits including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, matching 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement plans and much more.


As a prime contractor for 93% of our current work, OBXtek pairs lessons learned across disciplines with industry standard quality practices such as CMMI-Dev Level III, ITIL, 6Sigma, PMI, and ISO. Our rapid growth has been recognized by INC500, the Washington Business Journal, and Washington Technology magazine.


OBXtek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. 


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