ISP/OSP, IT Specialist Jr, - Diego Garcia

Leidos

4.1

(20)

United Kingdom

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    cables in support of the OCONUS Piers program in the Far East region. This includes providing connect/disconnect services to the vessels when arriving and departing from port. Candidates will be expected to respond to requests to provide connect/disconnect services within the required service target as well as the testing, cleaning, maintenance, and repair of Navy Umbilical Cable Assemblies (UCAs). Document daily shift activities in appropriate reporting and ticketing tools and ensure proper pass down of any outstanding issues. This position will require the candidate to travel to other regional locations to repair UCA cables.

    What You'll Get to Do:
    The qualified candidate will provide connect/disconnect service to all vessels arriving or departing from their assigned location. Other duties and responsibilities include:

    • Operate tools and equipment (including necessary protective equipment) required to repair and maintain UCA fiber optic cables.
    • Conduct testing of UCA cables at required intervals to ensure the necessary supply of available fully operational UCAs is maintained.
    • Update UCA status in the UCA tracker for the assigned region.
    • Track planned arrival and departure of vessels at assigned piers and respond within the required service target to provide connect/disconnect service.
    • Track daily activities in the approved ticketing system.
    • Assist in the development and update of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for connect/disconnect services, fiber optic cable testing, and fiber optic cable repair for the assigned region.
    • Conduct inventory, maintenance and repair of UCA cables.
    • Perform other related duties as assigned.

    You'll Bring These Qualifications:
    • High School Diploma/GED.
    • 1-3 years of previous experience in the Information Technology field.
    • U.S. Citizen and the ability to attain a clearance is required for this position.
    • Compliant with DoD 8570 IAT Level II (Security+).

    These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
    • Previous experience either in the military or as a contractor supporting pier side connect/disconnect service using either UCA or WPCS solutions.
    • Experience with ISP/OSP Fiber Cabling.
    • Experience with Computer Hardware and Troubleshooting.
    • Possess one BICSI fiber cabling certification.
    • Possess knowledge of troubleshooting point to point connections.

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-07-08
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:

    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.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.