AFNORTH A5 Computer Network Support Specialist - Secret

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Tyndall AFB, Florida

REQ#: RQ128923

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

In your position supporting AFNORTH/A5 you will be responsible for the identification and coordination of emerging information technology (IT) requirements necessary to support the NORAD-NORTHCOM Theater Security Cooperation (TSC) Intelligence, mission.  The AFNORTH TSC ISR Enterprise includes systems within the CONUS NORAD Region (CONR) Air Operations Center, Air Defense Sectors and other partner nation locations providing security cooperation over Air/Land/Maritime environments.

  • Perform studies to identify capability gaps and propose IT solutions to mitigate the shortfalls. 

  • Recommend technology insertion initiatives to include transfer of existing or emerging IT capabilities to meet mission requirements.

  • Conduct survivability and vulnerability based research and analysis of best practices regarding the use of advanced IT to enhance the N-NC TSC mission.

  • Conduct assessments of C2 systems used to support TSC to identify the current capabilities of the C2 enterprise and any current and projected gaps; partner nation complementary C2 systems and gaps between them in support of unity of effort to address common threats.

  • Assess capabilities and identify gaps against proposed TSC strategies to achieve improved information and intelligence sharing by identifying the optimal mix of USNORTHCOM and partner nation C2 systems.

  • Provide engineering support and subject matter expertise for prototyping, integrating, and sustaining an integrated Common Operating Picture (COP) between AFNORTH users and Custom Border Patrol (CBP) Air and Marine Division via their Air and Marine Operations Surveillance System (AMOSS). Contractor shall support remote AMOSS installations within the NORAD-NORTHCOM-AFNORTH enterprise to include Mobile COP Training Teams.

  • Assist the Security Cooperation Group with providing IT technical support to include planning, cost estimating, budgeting, expenditure control, IT prototyping, project tracking and reporting, and analyzing prospective support requirements for Theater Security Cooperation and Counter Narcotics efforts at First Air Force, Air Forces Northern.

  • Maintain and update existing program documents and lead integrated program management meetings and technical integration meetings as required to support Capacity Development Plans.

  • Assist to the Theater Security Cooperation mission which includes interaction and support within the four Lines of IT Support: Training, Equipping, Exercising, and Engaging. Partner nations include: Mexico, Canada, and Bahamas. Support shall include IT support to mobile training teams, interpretation support for training, meetings and workshops, general conference participation, and program management support during planning meetings with the above mentioned foreign parties.

  • Assist AFNORTH supporting the Datalink Working Group under the Surveillance and Interdiction Capacity Development Plan and the USNORTHCOM Command and Control Interoperability Board (CCIB). As a member of the Datalink Working Group, you will help identify key IT required; propose architecture improvements; identify programmatic milestones; help synchronize NORTHCOM, ARNORTH, and AFNORTH efforts in assisting the Government of Mexico (GoM) determining their ISR requirements; document GoM’s future acquisitions plans, datalink requirements, and C4 initiatives; attend the Air Surveillance and Interdiction Capacity Development Plan meetings; CCIB and Datalink workshops; provide technical editing for TSC lines of effort for equipping and training.

Education and Experience: BA/BS with 8 years experience

Security Clearance: Secret required

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