Common Operating Picture Manager (COP) in Chantilly, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chantilly, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2020
  • Job ID:
    RQ57449

Job Description

The COP Manager directly supports the Current Operations Director (J33). Works with the information systems administrators to maintain and upgrade servers and Global Command and Control System (GCCS) applications. Responsible for working with other individuals on Tactical Data Processors (TDPs) in formulating the Command’s COP. Shall monitor system operation and status, ensure operational feeds are working correctly, and update software, programming, and computer hardware necessary to maintain a continuous COP. Shall monitor systems status, performance and ensures correct operation. Serves as a liaison who satisfies end-user requirements and assists in  data collection. Identifies, analyzes and defines problems associated with the COP system. Shall develop strategies to resolve system application problems and update existing systems and  programs. Maintains, monitors, analyzes, troubleshoots and develops technical solutions for all Tactical Database Management (TDMB) hosts. The COPT Manager is also responsible for operating and performs operator-level maintenance on Line Of Sight (LOS) and Satellite (SAT) radios as required.

Education, Experience, Knowledge, and Skills.  The contractor is required to have the following qualifications to fill this position:

Citizen of the United States.

Possess an active SECRET clearance.

Possess a military background in a 25-Series Military Occupation Specialty (MOS), or service equivalent. Have knowledge of and experience with COP software that can be verified by the COR.

Computer skills including MS Office (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word) and Internet Explorer.

Able to share, visually display, and brief significant activities and intelligence in real time among multiple collaborators, and across different applications and machines.

Have attained the rank of E5 or higher, and must have received an honorable discharge as verified by a form DD-214 (U.S. Military). Personnel who have been discharged with a characterization of “General under other than honorable”, “Bad Conduct”, or “Dishonorable” are disqualified from this position.

Physical Requirements and Working Environment.  The contractor should be able to and be willing to work under the following conditions:

  • Willing to work a 12-hour shift per day.
  • Working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable, with long hours, exposure to weather, dust and hazardous harsh conditions.
  • Able to don all required personal protective gear and physically execute assigned duties.
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.