SVTC Engineer III

Washington, D.C
Defense – Engineering /
Regular /
At Agile Defense we know that action defines the outcome and new challenges require new solutions. That’s why we always look to the future and embrace change with an unmovable spirit and the courage to build for what comes next.

Our vision is to bring adaptive innovation to support our nation's most important missions through the seamless integration of advanced technologies, elite minds, and unparalleled agility—leveraging a foundation of speed, flexibility, and ingenuity to strengthen and protect our nation’s vital interests.

Requisition #: 174

Job Title: SVTC Engineer III

Location: JBAB DIAC, 200 MacDill Boulevard Washington, District of Columbia 20340-5100

Clearance Level: Active DoD - TS/SCI with the ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph

Required Certification(s): 
·       Must possess current DoD 8570 IAT II and CCNP (or equivalent) certifications.

DIA serves as the Executive Agent for the Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System (JWICS) providing Wide Area Network capability at the TS//SCI level to the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, non-title 10, and non-title 50 entities. DIA’s Office of the Chief Information Office operates the JWICS Program on behalf of the agency, operating and maintaining the architecture supporting its nearly 250K users. The JWICS PMO manages JWICS and the associated Modernization effort by overseeing the research, development, design, and implementation phases to deliver new capabilities and maintain current operations of the JWICS architecture.

·       Lead and support enterprise UC projects; provide UC (VoIP/VTC/DVTC) engineering and architecture development support.
·       Provide a high level of technical understanding for problem solving and troubleshooting.
·       Provide training and support to subordinate engineers/administrators/technicians when necessary.
·       Interact with hardware and software vendors to address issues when necessary.
·       Use escalation standards and personal judgment to ensure timely resolution of problems.
·       Resolve escalated trouble tickets from Service Desk.
·       Work on-call shift rotations with other members of the department.
·       Deployment and troubleshooting of VOIP equipment such as Cisco UC equipment.
·       Deployment and troubleshooting of VOIP tools - Jabber, Microsoft Teams, WebEx, Cisco Unified.
·       Communications Manager (CUCM), Cisco Unity Connection (CUC).
·       Responsible for managing very complex and/or high risk programs, and shall not serve in any other capability.
·       Supervise assigned technical staff, including subordinate managers.
·       Establish state-of-the-art techniques for designing, developing, modifying and troubleshooting highly complex computer operating hardware system.
·       Design UC/VoIP operating/hardware systems; formulate UC/VoIP system concepts and architecture, specific requirements, and develop implementation approaches.
·       Identify and direct resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues; subject matter expert on emerging technologies; direct the development of UC/VoIP systems specifications and technical documentation.
·       Provide technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software UC/VoIP systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing UC/VoIP system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis.
·       Conduct and/or approve end-to-end system trade analyses to optimize UC/VoIP system operations over its life-cycle through the proper balance of non-functional UC/VoIP system performance areas.


Required Certifications
·       Must possess current DoD 8570 IAT II and CCNP (or equivalent) certifications.

Education, Background, and Years of Experience
·       Bachelor's degree from an accredited institute in an area applicable to the position; an additional 4 years of experience be substituted in lieu of a degree
·       Minimum six (6) years of relevant experience in addition to education level


Required Skills
·       Experience working in a DoD or IC environment desired.


Environmental Conditions
·       Contractor site with 0%-10% travel possible. Possible off-hours work to support releases and outages. General office environment. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time. The working environment is generally favorable. Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are not hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available.

Strength Demands
·       Sedentary – 10 lbs. Maximum lifting, occasional lift/carry of small articles.  Some occasional walking or standing may be required.   Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally, and all other sedentary criteria are met.

Physical Requirements
·       Stand or Sit; Walk; Repetitive Motion; Use Hands / Fingers to Handle or Feel; Stoop, Kneel, Crouch, or Crawl; See; Push or Pull; Climb (stairs, ladders) or Balance (ascend / descend, work atop, traverse).
Employees of Agile Defense are our number one priority, and the importance we place on our culture here is fundamental. Our culture is alive and evolving, but it always stays true to its roots. Here, you are valued as a family member, and we believe that we can accomplish great things together. Agile Defense has been highly successful in the past few years due to our employees and the culture we create together. What makes us Agile? We call it the 6Hs, the values that define our culture and guide everything we do. Together, these values infuse vibrancy, integrity, and a tireless work ethic into advancing the most important national security and critical civilian missions. It's how we show up every day. It's who we are.

Happy - Be Infectious.
Happiness multiplies and creates a positive and connected environment where motivation and satisfaction have an outsized effect on everything we do.

Helpful - Be Supportive.
Being helpful is the foundation of teamwork, resulting in a supportive atmosphere where collaboration flourishes, and collective success is celebrated.

Honest - Be Trustworthy.
Honesty serves as our compass, ensuring transparent communication and ethical conduct, essential to who we are and the complex domains we support.

Humble - Be Grounded.
Success is not achieved alone, humility ensures a culture of mutual respect, encouraging open communication, and a willingness to learn from one another and take on any task.

Hungry - Be Eager.
Our hunger for excellence drives an insatiable appetite for innovation and continuous improvement, propelling us forward in the face of new and unprecedented challenges.

Hustle - Be Driven.
Hustle is reflected in our relentless work ethic, where we are each committed to going above and beyond to advance the mission and achieve success.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)