Low Voltage Communications SME – Ramstein AB, Rhineland-Palatinate, DE

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Low Voltage Communications SME – Ramstein AB, Rhineland-Palatinate, DE

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Low Voltage Communications SME

Department: Administration/Business Development
Location: Ramstein AB, Rhineland-Palatinate, DE

Low Voltage Communications SME

Are you looking for a new adventure? If you’re an experienced low voltage communications specialist who wants to explore new horizons, NIKA has a unique opportunity for you at Ramstein Air Base in Germany!

It’s a big move, but NIKA’s got you covered with moving expenses and a housing allowance, fuel and mobile phone stipends, paid leave, great compensation and benefits, and more!

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a solid understanding of healthcare operations and related communication and electronic security equipment and systems (CES), and be proficient in reading (and/or translating requirements into) design/construction/installation documents.


  • Bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering or electrical engineering. Master’s degree a plus.

Position Requirements

  • Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)
  • Minimum of five (5) years of communications design and implementation experience – or – 15+ years of experience in the design and implementation of communications systems
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in the design, coordination and integration of military medical communications
  • Proficiency in DoD Criteria and demonstrated experience in:
  1. Preparing CES design layouts and documents (including project room contents lists, infrastructure interface, and technical specifications)
  2. Budgetary and procurement documentation
  3. Executing the procurement, delivery, installation, testing, certification, and training related to CES (aka LVS).
  • Familiarity with the following systems
    • Integrated Audio-Video Systems
    • Access Control (photo badging, video surveillance and any other linked systems).
    • Infant Protection Alarm System (IPAS)
    • Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
    • Elevator Communications
    • Emergency (911) Communication Systems (EMS)
    • Fire Detection and Alarm
    • Fire Pump Control System
    • Nurse Call Tone-Visual (NCTV) System
    • Nurse Call Audio-Visual (NCAV) System
    • Patient Queuing & Clinical Workflow
    • Patient Monitoring and Telemetry Systems
    • Pneumatic-Tube System (PTS)

Additional Skills

  • Proficiency in the following software applications: MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Project, and ‘off the shelf’ cost estimating software

Other Qualifications

  • Must be capable of obtaining and holding a U.S. Department of Defense security clearance

About NIKA

NIKA delivers comprehensive services and solutions to support the full life cycle of facilities. For more than two decades, the Department of Defense and federal civilian agencies, as well as commercial and higher education institutions, have trusted NIKA to design, build, operate, and manage their real property. By combining facilities operations management, engineering, and architecture services, we provide value and expertise for complex and mission critical facilities. Headquartered in Rockville, MD with offices in San Antonio, TX, NIKA helps clients enhance operational excellence in locations around the globe.

NIKA is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.