DTI Senior Telecommunications Technologist

This Position is Exempt from the State of Delaware Merit System.

Recruitment #071619-MUAD51-110300

Summary Statement

The Senior Telecommunications Technologist is responsible for the design, configuration, implementation and management of all networks and related client services and systems. Has leading responsibility for the identification and resolution of hardware and software technical problems related to core services such as data, voice and video networks.

Selective Requirement

Selective Requirements must be met in addition to the job requirements.  Applicants who do not possess the selective requirement will not be qualified.

  • Candidate must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience with network security devices such as firewalls and web content filters.

Preferred Qualification

Applicants who do not possess the preferred qualification will still be eligible to compete for this position if job requirements are met.

  • Candidates with experience in enabling and supporting automation of the deployment, provisioning, and maintenance of network and security devices and their policies are preferred.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS for the Senior Telecommunications Technologist:

Please attach a resume with your online application or use the resume tab in DEL to provide a detailed description of how your education, training and/or experience meets each job requirement including employer, experience/responsibilities and dates (month/year) of employment/training.

  • Possess a minimum of five (5) years hands-on experience in enterprise environments.
  • Possess a minimum of five (5) years advanced experience with system hardware including servers and switches.
  • Possess a minimum of five (5) years advanced problem resolution, communication and writing skills.

Conditions of Hire

Criminal background check: A satisfactory fingerprint based criminal background check administered by the Delaware State Police is required as a Condition of Hire.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. DTI participates in E-Verify. DTI does not provide employment-based sponsorship.


To learn more about the comprehensive benefit package please visit our website at https://dhr.delaware.gov/benefits/

Selection Process

The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position.  It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and job duties.  For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content.   Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.

Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future correspondence related to your application will be sent via email.  Please keep your contact information current.  You may also view all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My Applications” tab at www.delawarestatejobs.com.


Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process.  To request an auxiliary aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. TDD users should call the Delaware Relay Service Number 1-800-232-5460 for assistance.  The State of Delaware – An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.