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Do your career "Justice" by working with DOJ, which has been ranked in the Top 10 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government. Come and join the nation's law enforcement agency, where our most important resource is our people. The Department leads the nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. Become a member of a team where you can achieve your career goals and apply your skills and talents to our important mission. All applicants for employment with DEA must possess and maintain the highest levels of character and conduct. DEA will evaluate applicants' qualifications based on these qualities. Once a conditional offer is made, DEA will conduct a continuous evaluation of information, as it is obtained, to ensure that the prospective employees with DEA meet the agency-specific qualifications in the areas of character and conduct. To this end, an unfavorable decision in any of the areas that follow will be deemed as disqualifying: Drug Policy Requirements (as specified in this announcement), Credit History, Candor and Honesty, Work History, History with the Law, and other qualities that would detract from the integrity and efficiency of the DEA.
These positions are located in the Office of Investigative Technology; Lorton, VA.
The incumbent will perform the following duties:
· Provides oversight and guidance to staff in the area of radio and satellite communications.
· Participates in research, development, and implementation of training, and determine agency-wide adoption of new technology, equipment and systems.
· Integrates multiple protocol systems covering a number of different functional agency operations.
· Evaluates, modifies, develops, establishes, installs and maintains telecommunication systems software/hardware packages using new and advanced communications equipment and techniques.
· Conducts site surveys, coordinates with utility companies, and other law enforcement agencies in order to install, repair and recover systems.
· Serves on government working groups or agency committees in long range program planning.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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