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Company :
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Location :
harrisburg, PA
Type :
Duration :
6 Months
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Posted :
6 years ago
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Short Description:


TAS is the technical expert centered on a technology, technologies or a portfolio of applications.  TAS is the technologist who coordinates with other parties in setting technical approach & direction and implementation for work.


Complete Description:

Definition and work flow for data/telecommunication requirements for new and existing PENNDOT facilities and provide recommendations to DOT management.


• Organize documentation associated with data/telecommunications.


• Interpret and communicate technical requirements to the data/telecommunications service provider and DOT management.


• Access data/telecommunications inventory for current and future requirements.


• Review the Information Technology Strategic Plan for data/telecommunications and provide recommendations to DOT Management for alignment of existing practices to the Strategic Plan.


• Assist in relocation of existing PENNDOT locations and installation of new facilities.


• Assist in all aspects of voice and data communications related components of the relocation of Dictrict 5-0.


• Explore wireless communication options and assist with developing policies and procedures to deploy this technology.


• Assist with establishing communication services at the Welcome Centers. Two centers are active construction projects, of which one is a joint venture with DCNR.


• Document Voice and Data communication practices and policies.


• Assist with inventory management.


• Assist with investigating voice and data billing issues.


• Coordinate and lead meetings with the Bureau of Office Services.


• Track ongoing and upcoming voice and data communication projects on a statewide basis for the Department.


• Document minutes of Communications Services Section Meetings.


• Assist PENNDOT Telecom/Data Comm staff to develop and provide voice and data communication design and specification information for the Materials Testing Lab.


• Investigate wireless/satellite networking solution for the Pennmobile.


• Provide collaboration among multiple agencies to ensure communications infrastructure specifications are incorporated into the DCNR design specifications at S.B. Elloitt Welcome Center.


• Research VoIP technology, its convergence issues, feasibility as a stand-alone and in combination with wireless LAN technology to facilitate a wireless site, availability and implementation of a pilot site, all of which performed in cooperation with OA personnel and guidelines.


• Assist with NXX to 800 number routing verification, including cell phone exchanges, and manage change verification, with the vendor for the 800 Fix Road Hotline.


• Assist PENNDOT Telecom/Data Comm staff to comply with the OA mandated PBX replacement policy in developing a plan and managing the equipment changed seamlessly to Centrex service.


• Assist PENNDOT Telecom/Data Comm staff to develop and provide a disaster recovery plan for the Safety Admin Call Center 800 number routing.


• Assist in daily voice/data routine work.



Plan and schedule deployment of voice/data tasks

Required 4 Years


Define voice/data plans and criteria for technical implementation

Required 5 Years


Perform review of VOiP technology designs

Required 2 Years


Voice and Data Project Management experience

Required 2 Years