Senior C4I System Administrator - 30546 in Suffolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/30/2019

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Position Summary

Under general supervision, the Senior C4I System Administrator develops, operates and maintains Control (C2) systems C2 software and hardware support for systems such as GCCS-J, GCCS-I3, GCCS-J Agile Client, Joint Range Extension (JRE), Air Defense System Integrator (ADSI), Tactical Data Analysis and Connectivity System (TDACS), Theater Battle Management Core System (TBMCS). 


  • Performs basic engineering work in analysis, design, development, evaluation, planning, testing and operation in support of higher-level engineers in the development of system and technical C2 products. 
  • Typically employs pre-established guidelines and instructions, and limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish task objectives.
  • Collection of information and data, performance of various tests, and engineering computations, measurements and analyses.  Exhibits the ability to independently perform basic data validation and troubleshooting.
  • Supports senior technical personnel and project managers within own organization in various technical activities related to system and technical product development.
  • Receives general supervision from management as well as technical guidance and training from the more experienced technical staff. 
  • Provides some technical guidance and oversight to entry level technical staff and may act as a technical lead for limited aspects of a project.
  • Has some independent interaction with customers and provides input to project managers on programmatic and technical deliverables under guidance of more senior technical personnel. 
  • Provides input and support to intra-organizational proposal development efforts. May have some exposure to and provide some input to inter-organizational technical and business development activities.
  • Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties.
  • Provides recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems and applicable company procedures and guidelines. 
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors degree in a related field and 5 - 8 years relevant experience.
  • Experience with Radiant Mercury Cross Domain Solution, and the NATO C2 systems Integrated Command and Control (ICC), Joint Deployable Intelligence Support System (JDISS), and Maritime Command and Control Information System (MCCIS). Specific tasks under this heading require proficiency in Oracle Solaris Operating System (multiple versions) preferred.
  • Knowledge of  engineering principles, methods, and techniques within a specific area of expertise.
  • Knowledge of relevant tools, equipment, hardware, and software.
  • Effective organization level communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Must have certifications in compliance with DoDI 8570 Cybersecurity Workforce for IAT Level II including, at a minumum COMPTIA Security+
  • Must have Active Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain a higher level clearance




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