Technical Specialist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Texas, Killeen

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking highly skilled and qualified personnel in support of the Project Manager (PM) Tactical Networks Program (formerly known as PM Warfighter Information Network-Tactical). PM Tactical Networks Program delivers a unified tactical network, enabling cohesive mission command at every stage of the joint operational spectrum -- from home station to early entry, to the furthest edge of the battlefield. The program’s scalable suite of integrated tactical network communication and network/cyber management capabilities support today’s complex joint, coalition and civil missions worldwide. The program office provides an expeditionary, modular “tool kit” of unified satellite and radio network transport capabilities to enable uninterrupted mission command and secure reliable voice, video and data communications.

PM Tactical Network organization consists of Product Office (PdM) Network Modernization (NetMod), PdM Mission Network (MN), PdM Tactical Cyber Network Operations (TCNO), and PdM Satellite Communications. PM Tactical Network also consists of an Operations Branch, Technical, Budget, and Readiness Management Divisions.

These positions are contingent upon successful award of the Project Manager Tactical Network Program.

Positions are available in CONUS and OCONUS locations.

Essential Functions :

Responsibilities may include but not limited to the following for each approved labor category:

  • Performs a wide range of design development, analysis and review tasks under some supervision.

  • Generates and reviews sections of design specifications of more complex projects or completes specifications of less or more complex projects

  • Prepares technical presentations.

  • Establishes and maintains filing systems and databases for tracking project status.

  • Performs a range of design development, analysis or review tasks under minimal supervision.

  • Acts as a lead on less complex tasks and supports portions of a design or sections of an analysis or design review.

  • For more senior roles responsibilities may include: acting as a lead on less complex tasks and is responsible for a portion of a design or section of an analysis or design review.

  • Coordinates and works closely with other engineering, logistics, financial and program management disciplines to define project specifications and requirements.

  • Independently performs a wide range of design development, analysis or review tasks.

  • Responsible for complete designs, analyses or reviews.

  • May train other technical personnel on technical issues related to the research, design, development, testing and analysis of technical assignments.

Minimum Requirements

Required Experience:

Candidates should meet the following requirements in order to be considered:

  • Technical Specialist 1 - Bachelor’s degree and no job-related experience or 4 additional years of experience in lieu of the degree requirement.

  • Technical Specialist 2 - Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of job-related experience or 6 additional years of experience in lieu of the degree requirement.

  • Technical Specialist 3 – Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of job-related experience or 8 years of additional experience in lieu of the degree requirement.

  • Technical Specialist 4 - Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of job-related experience or 9 years of additional experience in lieu of the degree requirement.

  • Excellent communications and analytical skills and demonstrated working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs are required.

  • Position may require the ability to investigate, troubleshoot, and design solutions to problems in operational hardware and software.

  • Position may require travel.

  • Active Secret clearance required at the time of hire.

  • Location: Various

EEO Minority/Disabled/Veteran/Female

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230308BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.