Senior Telecommunications Project Manager


Vacancy ID: 859392   Announcement Number: DE-13-92   USAJOBS Control Number: 339785000

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1. Title of Job

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20. Occupational Specialties

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001 Senior Telecommunications Project Manager

21. Geographic Availability

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110010001 Washington DC, DC

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23. Job Related Experience

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- Yes.
B- No.

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Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level which is directly related to this line of work.

 

Specialized Experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position.  Examples are: Plans and manages the design, development, acquisition and installation of major systems and subsystems used in the transmission of video, audio and data signals to broadcast  transmission stations and users worldwide AND Knowledge of various video, audio, and IP digital systems, multiplexing, VoIP, automated video and audio switching, etc., appropriate for use in a radio/TV broadcasting environment  AND knowledge of current and new telecommunications system technologies and systems including satellite, microwave, fiber optic, TCP/IP, MPLS and similar telecommunications systems.

 

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

2. Principles and concepts of telecommunications as applied to the use of long haul satellite transmission systems in the delivery of video, audio and data signals.

3.

Understanding of federal procurement rules and regulations in order to plan and manage the acquisition of major electronic systems.

4.

Knowledge of Internet Technology including TCP/IP and other protocols as they apply to interconnection network devices.

5.

Oral and written communication skills to provide advice and guidance and to prepare and present plans, proposal, papers and reports and conduct negotiations at a senior management level.

6.

Understanding of a global distribution network of satellites, fiber optic cable, microwave, MPLS and other transmission systems and  their use for video and audio data.

7.

Experience in providing satellite systems design including sizing carriers and antenna systems for a particular transponder and footprint.