Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

Senior Technologist - Engineer Technician - Software

Posted Date 1 month ago(2/15/2018 7:50 PM)
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Technical Support
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North Las Vegas
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If you’re looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, you’ve come to the right place!


At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!


MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Inc. (SN3).




  • Associate’s degree in communications or a computer-related or a technical related field and 8 years' of progressive related experience, or equivalent training and experience or High School diploma or equivalent training and experience plus 10 years of progressive related experience. 
  • Knowledge of radio systems and/or frequency spectrum policies and procedures. 
  • Frequency Management experience and familiarity with Spectrum XXI Software desired. 
  • Ability to complete the NTIA Spectrum XXI certification. 
  • Able to use software applications needed in this position, including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database software. 
  • Ability to efficiently multi-task and display excellent verbal and written communication skills. 


Ability to obtain Department of Energy “Q” Clearance.  Review and tests for the absence of any illegal drugs as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted. Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Eligibility Requirements – To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age.


Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.” Besides obtaining "Q" the individual will also need DoD access to local and remote installations.


MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


  • Will support the MSTS Spectrum Manager (SM) for all site frequency use and related issues. 
  • Maintain/update a database of all radio frequency assignments and non-licensed devices operated by local and other Department of Energy sites/organizations under the SM’s purview. 
  • Provide local coordination for the Site Frequency Coordinator for all actions involving other federal agencies, state, and local governments; periodically review records and procedures used by Site Frequency Coordinators. 
  • Submit frequency authorization and system certification requests to the appropriate SM. 
  • Assist in review of local use of spectrum to ensure compatibility with license parameters and aid in the submission of the requests to the DOE Frequency Assignment Subcommittee representative. 
  • Maintain a current copy of Government Master File (GMF) records for all radio frequency assignments under the SM’s purview until the Federal Spectrum Management System (FSMS) is fully functional and assist in preparation and submission of all applications for spectrum support to the DOE Spectrum Planning Subcommittee (SPS) representative to process through National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA). 
  • Maintain a comprehensive working knowledge of policy changes and emerging technologies that impact the use of the spectrum.