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Telecommunications Engineer - Senior

Company Overview

BMA, a service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) with a corporate location in Huntsville, AL, has been in business since 2010 providing professional services to the United States government. BMA supports the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Joint community. BMA’s professional services include administrative support, capabilities development, simulation and software, information technology (IT) and knowledge management (KM), test and experimentation, strategic communications, and manpower and personnel integration. A Career with our team at BMA offers excellent opportunities for growth with one of America’s finest young SDVOSB organizations.

Job Summary

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) is a part of the Department of Defense (DOD)and the JETS contract is in support of the DLA Information Operations J6, it is the Agency’s knowledge broker, providing comprehensive, best practice Information Technology (IT) support to the DOD and DLA Business Community resulting in high quality information systems, customer support, efficient and economical computing, data management, electronic business, and telecommunications services.

Responsibilities and Duties

Daily activities:

Analyzes and develops telecommunications networks supporting a wide range of capabilities, including voice, data, video, and/or wireless services. Develops designs and plans for installation and maintenance of telecommunications systems from project inception to conclusion. Analyzes the problem and the characteristics of the information to be transported. Defines the problem and develops system requirements and network specifications. Closely coordinates with other information system professionals to ensure proper implementation of network services. In conjunction with functional users, develops alternative solutions and backup plans.
Experience in managing the evaluation and cost estimation of voice and data WAN services from telecommunications carriers, designing access and backbone networks using carrier services, or in managing the analysis and design of wireless voice or data networks (using private radio facilities or commercial services).  Provides technical and administrative direction for personnel responsible for telecommunications network design, implementation, and operations tasks, including the review of work products for correctness, adherence to the design concept and to user standards and progress in accordance with schedules. Makes recommendations, if needed, for approval of major network installations. Prepares milestone status reports, and deliveries/ presentations on network progress to colleagues, subordinates, and end user representatives.

Roles and team dynamics:

The Telecommunications Engineer – Senior will be a full-time, direct hire for BMA and will be working on the DLA JETS program and is an onsite position

Qualifications and Skills

Serious applicants must possess:

  • One (10) year of experience in that field.
  • Eight (8) years of local or Wide Area Networking experience
  • Clearance: TBD
  • Experience in telecommunications network design and management.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work independently, or under only general direction, on requirements that are moderately complex to analyze, plan, program, and implement.
  • Experience in analysis and design of voice networks, LAN and WAN data networks, wireless networks, and/or network management systems to support voice and data services.
  • BS degree in electrical, electronics, or systems engineering.
  • Alternate qualification: an AA degree in electrical, electronics, or systems engineering with at least eight (8) years of experience, of which four (4) years must be related to telecommunications systems/network.

Benefits and Perks

BMA, attracts the most highly motivated and qualified professionals in the Professional Services and Technology industry. We appreciate the importance of high caliber professionals and offer an attractive total compensation plan that includes:

Competitive salary
Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurances
Matched 401(k) retirement savings plan
Paid time off (PTO) and federal holidays
Tuition reimbursement

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