• Service Engineer

    Job ID 2018-1239
    Job Locations
    US-DC-Washington
    Category
    Hot Jobs
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Division
    Rail
    Eligibility for Security Clearance Required
    No
  • Overview

    The GBS Group, an engineering services and consulting firm, is seeking a Service Engineer to support our growing technology business. The GBS Group is a commercial and government engineering services contractor with a variety of contract types, but this position will focus on our commercial business. 

     

    This position is contingent upon contract award, and customer approval of resume.

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to

    • Repair and provide technical support and documentation for Low Band, VHF/UHF, and 800/900 MHz analog and digital systems, mobile and portable subscriber equipment, simulcast, conventional, trunking, paging, telemetry, and microwave systems
    • Installation, maintenance, and repair of mobile/radio equipment, antenna systems and battery backup systems.
    • Diagnose and repair PA systems, Bi-Directional Amplifier/Distributed Antenna Systems (BDA/DAS) systems, and other electronic components
    • Train junior technicians and provide leadership to team

    Qualifications

    Candidates must possess the following professional experience and qualifications:

    • At least 3 years of hands-on installation experience in the radio and communication area (preferably Motorola) 
    • The ability to program, troubleshoot and perform system diagnostics on simple and complex radio systems
    • Know how to use industry standard test equipment including service monitors/analyzers, watt meters, and hand tools
    • Knowledge of battery backup systems, base stations, repeaters, multi-couplers, duplexers, and basic networking skills
    • Computer operations including Microsoft Office suite and specialized radio programming software
    • A strong background with RF Theory
    • Ability to read blueprints and drawings

    Desired Characteristics:

    • Has an Associates of Science in an Engineering or related scientific/technical discipline
    • Has extensive knowledge/understanding of two-way radio theory and communications systems.

    EEO Statement

    The GBS Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We pledge equal access to employment, facilities, and programs, regardless of race, color, religion, sex/gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital or familial status, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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