IBD-SS Field Software Service Engineer-Junior in Chantilly, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary Duties:

  • Must be capable of performing analysis of system operations 
  • Must have knowledge of and experience in the utilization of operating systems and database management systems   
  • Must have experience in fault detection, isolation, and correction of computer systems and individual peripheral devices 
  • Must be capable of routine system maintenance and administrative functions including:  system configuration and modifications;  adding, removing and replacing hardware and software items; system startup, shut down, backup and restore; database administration and maintenance;  and system user access control 
  • Must have a substantial background in communications and communications connectivity 
  • Updates databases, informs Lead of job status and any issues encountered 
  • Tracks and updates work orders to include the replacement of parts component serial numbers removed and replaced 
  • May travels via military/commercial conveyances to outlying areas 
  • Must have the ability to generate/produce data and reports  
  • Interact and professionally exhibit customer service skills and be able to present a positive approach with customers and peers 
  • Must be able to withstand physical demands of seasonal hot or cold temperatures and willing to live and operate in an austere environment 
  • Must be willing to support up to an 84-hour Extended Work Week 
  • Possesses a US passport that will not expire for at least 2 or more years and must have at least 4 consecutive blank pages for country visas 
  • Must be capable of meeting standards of fitness for deployment to the SWA of Operations 
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb ladders, and be able to work in a non-climate controlled environment 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Relevant and recent experience supporting Force Protection systems is highly desirable 
  • Experience with RAID sensor systems to include Aerostats 
  • Experience with BETSS-C suite of systems to include FPS, RDISS, and Cerberus 
  • Ability to train operators in the use and maintenance of RAID and BETSS-C systems 
  • Experience with FLIR Star Safire sensors 
  • Experience utilizing COLTS (or similar such as RCLS) and operating within the GCSS-A environment 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, and Excel 
  • Import/Export (ITAR/EXIM) compliance experience 
  • Experience in a rapid paced, time sensitive, high quality environment 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills along with strong customer service 
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize commitments, and manage time effectively including attention to detail

Education Required:

  • AA/AS with 3+ years of experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of the degree. (6 total years of applicable experience in lieu of a degree.)

Security Clearance:

  • Ability to attain a US Secret security clearance

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