Cable Technician II

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 01-22-2018

Company Description

Synergy ECP is a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business SD(VOSB) that was formed in July 2007 with Headquarters in Columbia, MD and is made up of talented, dedicated staff to provide a broad range of services to the defense, intelligence and health care industries.

In an ultra-competitive environment, Synergy ECP has thrived by adhering to our name, making sure excellence is displayed by our Employees, to our Customers and by Improving Performance (ECP).

It’s what sets us apart, enabling us to be an autonomous yet agile business that delivers huge results - showing we’re ready to meet our customers’ evolving demands.

Synergy ECP has earned a client list that includes numerous Fortune 100 companies, in addition to multiple branches of the US government and military services.

Synergy ECP is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.

Synergy ECP is looking for a Cable Technician in anticipation of a newly awarded satellite communications contract located in Annapolis Junction, MD

*U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants*

Description: 

Provides the provisioning, installation, design, termination, testing, documentation, operations, and maintenance of all types of IT cabling. This service includes both fiber optic cable and copper cable from single-strand/pair to large bulk cables that are used in the infrastructure backbone, underground, outdoor, and horizontal cabling to the desktop or equipment racks.

Required Capabilities: 
  • Able to assist in running cables for building or racking of equipment or other cabling services
  • Able to read drawings to establish correct wiring/cable runs
  • With minimal assistance, install cabling from transport/wiring closets to the customer access outlet
  • Install cabling both under floor and above the ceiling in cable trays, troughs, wiring baskets, harnesses, and J hooks
  • Field terminate cabling utilizing multiple types of connectors technical techniques
  • Field test cabling for performance specifications
  • Cable labeling
  • Perform cable management in racks and termination shelves
  • Successfully terminate various types of copper connectors
  • Able to discuss pathways, spaces, bonding and grounding and fire stopping
  • Able to choose the correct tool or methodology for specific cabling tasks
  • Interpret the job plan and scope of work as well as perform retrofits and upgrades for existing infrastructure
  • Lead a team in running cables for building or racking of equipment or other cabling services
  • Able to create cable run lists and cable schematics to effectively connect the services
  • Install cabling from transport/wiring closets to the customer access outlet
  • Install cabling both under floor and above the ceiling in cable trays, troughs, wiring baskets, harnesses, and J hooks
  • Assist in the design of cable transmission media, machine rooms, transport closets, and points- of-presence
  • Install backbone/vertical, underground, and outdoor cabling
  • Field test cabling for performance specifications
  • Provide cable labeling and configuration documentation
  • Perform cable management
  • Successfully terminate various types of fiber optic connectors
  • Successfully interpret drawings, plans, and specifications
  • Properly test and troubleshoot copper installations
  • Discuss media selection and implications for implementation on the network
  • Make recommendations based on applicable codes, standards, and best practices
  • Field terminate cabling utilizing multiple types of connectors technical techniques
  • Properly test and troubleshoot optical fiber installations
  • Develop the cable run lists for a major projects and efforts to ensure communications can be established to meet customer goals.
  • Consult with the Government to ensure deliveries are met
  • Design of cable transmission media, machine rooms, transport closets ,and points-of-presence
  • Lead cable crews in all environments


Qualifications: 
Shall have a minimum of ten (10) years technical experience in IT cable installation and termination. Provide team leadership, engineering, and design knowledge to meet technical specifications. In-Depth knowledge of termination equipment, methodologies, and splicing techniques. Areas of knowledge must also include: physical ability to lift 50 pounds, cable termination, testing, cable rack preparation, layout and installation, and documentation. A valid BICSI (Building Industry Consulting Service International) Technician certification is required. Five additional years of experience may be substituted for certification.

Required Domain Experience:
Five (5) years' experience with the integration, testing, and installation of satellite communications cabling.

 
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