CG DRSN Support Network Specialist Entry in the NCR
L-3 Communications - Washington, DC

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Requisition ID


USA-Washington D.C.


L-3 STRATIS is looking for Network Specialist (

Network Specialist - Entry

) to support a team of professionals responsible for the Air Force National Capital Region (AFNCR) Information Technology support to the

US Air Force and the N

ational Military Command Center (NMCC)


the Pentagon, multiple sites in Northern Virginia, Maryland, and the DC region. ***Contingent upon Contract Award ***

Functional Responsibility:
Provides mission-critical voice and data communications for senior level DoD and OSD leadership for wartime and peacetime operations. Individual will provide, under supervision, DRSN operations and maintenance services which includes scheduled, unscheduled, preventive, corrective, and installations maintenance. Individual can be called upon to support in a variety of IT areas to include DRSN hardware, software, and firmware.

Travel throughout the AFNCR may be required, as this individual provides support for activation of alternate contingency locations and other locations as identified by Air Force or DoD customers. The station requires 24/7/365 support and thus requires shift work. Previous experience with Government-furnished DRSN configuration documentation and ability to support IAW system specific manufacturer manuals and/or current DoD and Air Force Instructions is a plus.

Individual is expected to learn all facets of DRSN support to include, but not limited to, overall maintenance tracking and reporting functions for all primary and remote locations; switch operation and administration; scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, fault isolation, configuration management, database management and restoration at remote locations; DRSN telephone installations, relocations, removals, replacements; all DRSN cryptographic device configuration, operation, and maintenance; and perform CRO duties IAW system specific manufacturer manuals and/or current DoD, Air Force Instructions, DISA guidance, and technical manuals.

Individual must be comfortable with both spoken and written word, as position is required to interface with multiple outside locations. Individual will coordinate with all servicing communications facilities to include end point locations and Defense Red Switch Network Operations Center (DRSNOC) for circuit restoration and fault isolation. Support DRSN conferences and provide dedicated onsite assistance to local participants as necessary.


Specific Responsibilities:
Top Secret/SCI clearance

Some form of experience in a related area; preferably DRSN Support

Ability to work with and communicate clearly with senior military and civilian personnel

BS/BA or 2+ years of relevant experience working with DRSN systems

Desired Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a high paced environment
  • Prior military or civil service a plus
  • Demonstrated team player attitude
L-3 STRATIS is among the largest divisions of global defense leader, L-3. STRATIS employees deliver specialized services and advanced technology in support of intelligence and enterprise information technology solutions for government and commercial entities around the world. STRATIS is proud of its consistent application of industry best practices and its ongoing dedication to the highest standards of business ethics - reflected in its motto,

Powered by Excellence


We offer a competitive benefits package to include: paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long and short term disability and company paid life insurance, 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, referral bonuses and tuition reimbursement.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing to include background checks.

US Security Clearance Required


Top Secret/SCI






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