Aerostat Senior Systems Specialist

2018-07-12
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Computers/Information Technology

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Bagram
Afghanistan

Business Line Government

Position Title Aerostat Senior Systems Specialist

Afghanistan - Bagram

Bagram


Job Summary

URS/AECOM has an opening for an Aerostat Senior Systems Specialist . This position will be an 8-month assignment. It will be located in Elizabeth City, NC for the first 2 months of employment and then in Afghanistan for the remaining 6 months.

The Aerostat Senior Systems Specialist establishes complex operational databases, software configuration control and system interfaces for computer system(s) assigned.

Essential Responsibilities:

Establish complex operational databases, software configuration control and system interfaces for computer system(s) assigned.

Maintain file servers, network access, document and analyze system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance.

Prepares system for operational use and support operational tests.

Familiar with DoD ISR capabilities, assets and procedures.

Familiar with DoD ISR hardware/software and is able to troubleshoot, detect, analyze and report requirements as specified by the customer.

Experience should include supporting SOF programs and Special Projects.

Familiar with RDT&E practices, rapid prototyping, and fielding of DoD assets.

Familiar with PGSS/PTDS and/or Aerostat system support.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.


We also have other positions available, all beginning in Elizabeth City, NC and then deploying to Afghanistan. You can view these positions by looking up the following title or requisition number --

Aerostat Logistics Analyst 4 (Requisition number 185305BR)
Aerostat Engineering Technician 2 (Requisition number 185341BR)


Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field.

At least 5 years of job-related experience.

Knowledge of DoD ISR capabilities, assets and procedures.

Experience working with DoD ISR hardware/software and is able to troubleshoot, detect, analyze and report requirements as specified by the customer.

Experience supporting SOF programs and Special Projects.

Knowledge of RDT&E practices, rapid prototyping, and fielding of DoD assets.

Good written and oral communication skills.

Must be a U.S. citizen and have a current, valid U.S. passport.

Must have an active, final Secret security clearance.

Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.



Preferred Qualifications:

Previous experience with PGSS/PTDS and/or Aerostat programs is preferred.


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Afghanistan

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185307BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

 

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