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Shipboard Installation Engineer - 28007 in Norfolk, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

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Job Description


Position Summary:

Designs, install, and configure Cisco networking devices for US Navy shipboard information and combat systems architectures.  Installs and configures Tactical Data Analysis and Connectivity System (TDACS), BFTT Electronic Warfare Trainer 2 (BEWT 2) iPuk, Cisco VoIP phones (voice over internet protocol), CIT (CEC) Pek, Cisco layer 3 switches, category 5 Ethernet cabling, and fiber optic cabling. 

Job Duties:

  • Perform troubleshooting analysis of servers, workstations and associated systems. 
  • Configures, loads, and updates cryptographic software for the KG-175D (Tactical Local Area Network Encryption) systems.
  • Maintain and account for all required iPuk kits (Improved Pack-up kits), network analyzers, Ethernet cabling, fiber optic cabling, tools, Cisco hardware devices (IP Phones, Switches), and government laptops.
  • Work with NSWC, TTGL, EWTGL, ATG Norfolk, ATG Mayport, IWS 7C, SPAWAR, NAVAIR, CSCS Dahlgren and participating ships to ensure end-to-end network connectivity between participating sites during assigned exercise OPCHECK/Execution periods.
  •  Keep TTGL-GH FST/BMD Shipboard Integration Manager informed on the current status of all shipboard training systems. Tracks shipboard equipment status and direct technical assistance as required for ACTS, AWS, SQQ-89 OBT, AN/SLQ-32, ACDS, and SSDS.
  •  Provide technical recommendations to the FST Technical Operations Lead and Game Director’s Assistant during TTGL site surveys. 
  • Prepare After Action Reports (AAR), Lessons Learned (LL), briefing, training completion reports/status and any in-process/recommendations for improvement in support of FST events and exercises.


  • Network Plus certification
  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 2 to 4 years  related experience.
  • Currently hold and able to maintain Secret Security Clearance

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 8 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.




Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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