Fairbanks, Alaska

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA AK Fort Wainwright - 3437 Luzon Ave (AKC014)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ107164

Type of Requisition:
Regular

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Secret

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
SCA

Job Description:

GDIT is seeking qualified candidates for Mission Training Complex Capabilities Support (MTCCS) program. GDIT delivers individual sustainment through collective Mission Command training, Leadership Training / development, Warfighter Functions (WFF) training, Delta Training, First Person Simulations (Gaming), and constructive simulations supported training. Technical integration between simulation and C4I systems. Establish /maintain training and exercise networks. Accomplish Risk Management Framework Certification and Accreditation security and risk management activities.

The Systems Support Specialist is responsible for performing system management and system administration functions on a variety of Command & Control (C2) systems, training systems, and related hardware and software employed at the Mission Training Complex (MTC) in support of digital mission command training and exercises as well as providing support in the integration of C2 systems with site simulation and stimulation systems. These functions include the installation, maintenance, and control of C2 system applications for logistics, intelligence, and fire support as well as the underlying computer operating systems. Likewise, designs, configures, documents, tests, and modifies computer applications and networks for use in an integrated mission command systems training environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Analyze, evaluate and modify software applications and hardware on the systems to adhere to the training specifications of end users and ensure that copies of said systems' software and hardware are up-to-date. Also, test new software and hardware as they are updated and released, identify flaws in system configuration, identify software inconsistencies, and implement corrections.
  • Serve as a technical subject matter expert and system administrator for designated mission command C2 system clients to include the Mission Command Server, Global Command and Control System Army, Air and Missile Defense Work Station, Command Post of the Future and Tactical Air Integration System as well other existing and emerging C2 platforms supporting the fires, logistics, and intelligence army war fighter functional areas.
  • Serve as a technical subject matter expert and system administrator for designated computer servers and mission command C2 supporting information systems to include the Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint Portal Server, Adobe Connect Server, and other Servers as necessary.
  • Provide technical support in the daily operations of training at the MTC. Develop and maintain system documentation on C2 systems, including procedures for installation, configuration, testing and system management. This also includes presentation and training materials for system administrators. Assist in site wide execution of integrated operational testing between simulation and mission command systems by analyzing information throughput, data flows, documenting system settings, and troubleshooting system faults. Provide mentorship, guidance, training and work leadership to system analysts with less experience and understanding of specific functions, mission command C2 systems, ISM systems or operating systems. Consult with system integrators, system administrators, and computer specialists from other staff sections and organizations to design optimized system architectures in support of training.
  • Administer security procedures via deployment of Anti-Virus Software and Firewall technology to all training approved systems. Demonstrate awareness of procedures for handling US Army classified software data and systems during classified training events in a controlled setting. Analyze, evaluate and modify software applications and hardware on the systems to adhere to the training specifications of end users and ensure that copies of said systems' software and hardware are up-to-date. Also, test new software and hardware as they are updated and released, identify flaws in system configuration, identify software inconsistencies, and implement corrections.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Experience Requirement
3-5 years of related experience working with Mission Command Systems (MCS).

Certification(s):

DoD 8570-O1M IAT LVL II Compliant
Certification in CompTIA Security+

Security Clearance:

Secret clearance required.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options:
Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:
USA AK Fort Wainwright

Additional Work Locations:

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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Fairbanks, Alaska

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

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