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IT Infrastructure Specialist

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Jan 6, 2023


Job Description



Job Overview:


Under supervision of the IT Infrastructure Team Leader, provides technical expertise to ensure that all Airport Board infrastructure facilities and systems are sufficient, appropriate, and functioning well. The IT Infrastructure Specialist will ensure that data, voice, backbone fiber systems, and communications rooms perform at optimum and cost-effective levels. 


      What you will be doing:


  • Determines causes of systems malfunctions and directs or performs corrective actions.
  • Monitors, logs, tracks, and resolves communication room access issues and escorts contractors into critical communications rooms when necessary.
  • Responsible for the documentation of all telecommunications, data, fiber backbone infrastructure, and communication room cabinet rack elevations using the PLANET cable documentation system.
  • Reviews requests for service, evaluates whether requested services fall within guidelines and ensures infrastructure facilities are available.
  • Maintains professional proficiency in the latest technologies and state of the art in infrastructure technologies.
  • Develop infrastructure requirements for new Board facilities; designs related communications facilities.
  • Identifies and acquires appropriate test equipment and spare parts inventory for infrastructure support.
  • Keeps the DFW Design Criteria Manual updated with the latest technologies and standards


 What you need:


  • Bachelor’s degree in electronics, computer science, engineering, or a related field.
  • Three (3) years of experience working with digital network systems.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.
  • Possession of a valid class C driver’s license.


       What we desire:


  • BICSI Installer 1 Training
  • BICSI Installer 2 Copper
  • BICSI Installer 2 Fiber     





  • Must obtain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Airport Identification/Access Badge (badge) in accordance with Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requirements in Chapter 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations Part 1500 et. Al. and DFW Airport’s Airport Security Program within thirty (30) days from date of employment and maintain qualification for a SIDA badge upon each badge renewal.




About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.














Job Info

Job ID# 1006762

Jan 6, 2023

United States