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Cabling Technician Installer – Senior

Ft. Meade, MD

Posted on 6/28/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Commercial ISR platform focusing on advanced technology



Odenton, MD, USA

Network Administration
System Administration
IT & Security
Required Skills
  • Clearance Requirement: Top Secret/SCI and willingness to take a CI Poly
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the installation of copper and fiber-optic cable plants
  • Highly proficient in the installation and testing of cabling, connections, patch cords, patch panels, equipment enclosures/cabinets, cable tray, PDS conduit, and associated hardware
  • Must be proficient in the installation of various types of cable tray, Protective Distribution System (PDS), and Electrical Metallic Tubing (EMT) conduits and associated hardware
  • Proficient in the understanding and techniques for fusion splicing, termination and basic understanding of inside/outside plant (OSP) installation
  • Proper handling and installation of ST, SC, LC, RJ45, CAT3 copper cabling systems and existing industry communication cable standards
  • Must be proficient and understand how to interpret work orders and technical drawings to determine what is required per installation project
  • Must be able to understand, operate, and interpret results for optical time domain reflectometer (OTDRs), Visual Fault Locator (VFL), optical loss test set (OLTS)
  • DoD 8140 requirements: Security+ ce
  • Must possess a valid U.S. Passport
  • Must possess a valid U.S. Driver’s License
  • Must be willing to travel 25% or greater CONUS and OCONUS locations
  • This position requires the ability to climb ladders, lift up to 50 Ibs, and perform overhead work
  • Install, label and test premise cabling, connections, patch panels, equipment enclosures/cabinets, cable tray, PDS conduit, and associated hardware
  • Lead network survey, design, and installations under the direction of the U.S. Government
  • Conduct Site Surveys of customer premise networks in CONUS and OCONUS locations
  • Create/update detailed site surveys of customer premise networks in CONUS and OCONUS locations
  • Configure, install, test, certify and troubleshoot network infrastructure cabling
  • Ensure network cabling infrastructure is compliant with current NIST and TEMPEST standards
  • Test and Troubleshoot network infrastructure issues on NIPR/SIPR/JWICS networks
  • Updating cable run sheets and other documentation as required
  • Read and interpret system installation drawings, design packages, and apply that knowledge to cabling installations
  • Provide quality assurance by inspecting the work of subordinate employees
  • Promote a safe work environment and implement safe work practices

SMX specializes in a commercial ISR platform that integrates traditional and non-traditional ISR, leveraging advanced technology, security, compliance, and scalability as standard. The platform focuses on accelerating insights, automation, and mission enablement for better outcomes, value, and agility.

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Hollywood, Maryland



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth