Mission Operations Maintainer/Controller_TS/SCI with Polygraph

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Intelligence Collections
Location
Springfield, Virginia

REQ#: RQ81206

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing

some of the most complex government, defense,

and intelligence projects across the country. We

ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our

work has meaning and impact on the world around

us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by

embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and

being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no

challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our

work depends on a Mission Operations Maintainer/Controller joining our team to support our government client’s  activities in their locations.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Mission Operations Maintainer/Controller conducts strategic, operational, and/or tactical intelligence collection/collection management in one or more collection disciplines.

This position is part of a 24X7X365 crew who monitors ground equipment and services scheduled by users within an automated planning and scheduling system (shift schedule 6am-6pm, 6pm-6am)  Tasks include monitoring status of initiated services, rescheduling as necessary for interrupted services, and assisting with service setup and execution.  

Job Description:  

  • Work with other crew members in the execution of daily and routine procedures to maintain system state of health, responding to issues as they arise, or gathering pertinent information for troubleshooting.
  • Lead daily turnover, updates operations log on daily activity progress, and reviews all operator log entries for accuracy.
  • Support system testing after upgrades and during maintenance activities.
  • Monitor system performance to be able to respond to event notifications and determine courses of action.
  • Coordinating with other crew members to maintain system state of health.
  • Report discrepancies concisely as they occur.
  • Investigate and rectify procedural discrepancies.
  • Identify areas of process improvement.
  • Coordinate with subsystem engineering subject matter experts to implement configuration changes and other maintenance activities on the network in accordance with operational procedures. 
  • Certify in multiple operator positions; knowledge based and on the-job training provided prior to certification testing.
  • Perform remote diagnostic monitoring of systems.
  • Monitor and perform actions related to mission processing.
  • Support requests for re-processing and/or playback, requests for lab analysis, and feedback to customers on results of each lab analysis and playback.
  • Support payload operations in coordination with others team members.
  • Supporting and engaging in programs, projects and practices behind the customer culture and strategy, and comply with all policies and procedures.
  • Following industry and department policies and regulations to ensure customer services are consistent with, and/or superior to, industry best practices.

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 5+ years of directly related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph.
  • Must be able/willing to work 12hour shifts (6am to 6pm, or 6pm to 6am)

Required Skills:

  • Understanding on Radio Frequency spectrums and how they can be utilized, acquired, and corrected
  • Analyzes, administers, and maintains telecommunications systems
  • Understanding on operating complex satellite infrastructure and satellite communication systems
  • Networking experience
  • Self-motivated with the ability and desire to learn complex systems with little direction
  • Serve as a mentor to peers
  • Routine interaction with multiple customers
  • Solid written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Desire Qualifications:  

Experience in a real time operations environment, SIGINT signals analyst, SIGINT collection, real time watch operations support, Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of satellite communications​.

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General Dynamics Information Technology 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.

At GDIT, our People First culture commits to every employee feeling valued and supported throughout their career.  Our comprehensive Total Rewards package – including programs focused on financial, physical, emotional and social well-being – demonstrates this commitment.

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.