Wireless Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-26
Amentum (www.amentum.com)
Defense Contracting

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Fort Shafter
Hawaii
United States

Amentum is seeking a dedicated Wireless Systems Engineer supporting US Army Pacific (USARPAC) at Fort Shafter, Hawaii.

Your focused and resourceful and interested in advancing the way we integrate and provide innovative technology solutions for the future. You thrive on offering technology transformation, strategy, and cost effective solutions, focused on enhancing the Army's Enterprise Architecture and wireless environment. You're the one our team can depend on to make sure everything is running smoothly. You will also enjoy working independently while ultimately being part of a larger technical support team integrating the latest technology solutions.

This position is contingent upon contract award.

Here at Amentum, our people bring the expertise needed to understand and advance our customers requirements. We believe in fostering a sense of belonging. We welcome diversity, encourage growth and development, promote safety first, and believe curiosity is the spark for innovation. We take care of our employees who in turn take care of our customers, driving the success of our business.

Responsibilities:

Serve as expert in all aspects of wireless integration efforts will provide management and trouble shooting for Wireless Access Points (WAP) and Wireless Intrusion Detection (WID) within the USARPAC Command and Control Facility (C2F).
Develop wireless network infrastructures and make recommendations on systems enhancements for optimization.
Provide technical assessment of requirements and definition from conception to launch.
Design and validate RF link performance, quality and reliability. Use measuring and diagnostic tools to test and adjust equipment.
Provide operation and maintenance support on all Wireless Network/WID/WAP systems within the C2F
Provide technical briefings, organizing and conducting training sessions for staff and customers and commercial vendors, to coordinate systems design and development.
Create manuals and support documentation and provide training.
Provide guidance and network administration on configurations and perform diagnostics on the Wireless infrastructure and systems architecture.
Implement new systems hardware and software and develops operating procedures, monitors the ongoing operation of a complex wireless environment.
Provide expertise in all wireless aspects and will provide management and troubleshooting of wireless environment ISO of the USARPAC C2F Operations and Maintenance requirements.


Minimum Requirements

    Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent work experience)
    At least 7 years recent experience working with DoD Wireless Environments supporting integration and Operations and Maintenance (O&M)
    Must meet DOD 8570 IAM I minimum requirements
    Must have current Security+ certification
    Knowledgeable and capable of performing all work necessary to plan, design, develop, document, test, implement, integrate, maintain, and/or coordinate modification of the Wireless communications systems as part of the Army's Enterprise Architecture, at the USARPAC C2F and other USARPAC Staff locations.
    Experience managing IT projects
    Due to the nature of the work, must be a U.S. citizen.
    Must have an active Secret security clearance.


Preferred Qualifications

    Current CCNA or CCWA certification
    Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility