RF / Satellite Communications Analyst - 30128 in Hurlburt Field, FL at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/21/2020

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Job Description

The RF/Satellite Communications Analyst provide support to:

  • Spectrum Management Program: Coordinate and communicate RF spectrum requirements and assignments at each OL in accordance with applicable DoD, AF, USSOCOM, and local governing publications.
  • Provide a communications spectrum plan in traditional AF and Special Operations communications matrix formats, published and distributed monthly or upon change, whichever is sooner
  • Ku Band Spread Spectrum (KuSS) communications system: 
  • Provide Tier 2 Support via Mission Systems Support Center (MSSC) helpdesk and KuSS Subject Matter Experts (SME).
  • Maintain Specialized Automated Mission Suite (SAMS) software build and provide image as necessary for the carry-on/carry-off mission systems laptops used on the mission aircraft by the operator.
  • Manage and maintain the FMV backup servers and provide publication of FMV to AFSOC SIPR.
  • Maintain red and black router configurations for KuSS system connectivity back to Hurlburt network infrastructure and make appropriate notifications when changes have been made.
  • Notify actively connected or scheduled to be connected users of any KuSS outages (both scheduled and unscheduled) that are the result of equipment on Hurlburt Field gateway or airtime problems identified by ViaSat.
  • Manage the ViaSat Global Network (Yonder) service access requests and allocation based on priority list.
  • Conduct in-flight testing and troubleshooting of systems
  • Perform ancillary duties as required
  • Experience as a Frequency or RF/SAtellite spectrum manager for a SOF organization
  • Experience organizing/managing Tacticl LAN systems
  • Experience organizing/managing a Ku Band Spread Spectrum (KuSS) communications system to provide secure, Internet Protocol (IP) based on the move access between airborne terminals and command posts via SATCOM communication links
  • Required education:  4-Year Degree; or substitute additional experience in lieu of degree
  • Network + or Security+ certification
  • Current SECRET security clearance; Ability to receive a TS/SCI clearance.   



Security Clearance: Secret

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