AECOM Senior Telecommunications (COMM) Specialist in Fort Belvoir, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Fort Belvoir

Job Summary

Contingent pending DTRA CTRIC III BSA contract award

Review and assess the telecommunications infrastructure that supports the customer’s missions and any facilities and organizations that support them using a consistent and repeatable methodology as an integral part of the BSA process to determine the mission survivability of an organization and its supporting facilities to include equipment and routing, from a communications perspective, and their ability to complete all assigned missions from a communications perspective. Research and map complex telecommunications mission architecture to identify critical facilities, functions, or infrastructure.

Identify all aspects of communications-related vulnerabilities, increase the customer’s awareness of potential vulnerabilities and impacts of communications on mission execution capability, and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Telecommunications related technical discipline. In lieu of a degree, commensurate operational experience may be substituted.

10 years as a communications engineer or electrical engineer

Clearance Required: Top Secret / Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI)

Mastery knowledge and working level operational experience with commonly used DoD data and voice networks and transmission systems.

Mastery knowledge with configuration, operation, and management of the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) and other DoD and Commercial terrestrial and satellite communications systems and networks.

Must be an expert in: Ku/X/L Band and tactical satellite terminals and tactical military and civilian land mobile radios.

Mastery knowledge of military command and control operations and supporting DoD C4I systems including identifying critical mission systems, their vulnerabilities and the impact on the broader strategic, operational and tactical implications on higher DoD or National level missions.

Demonstrate current knowledge of and familiarity with the following: Fiber optic distribution systems; Optical transport networks; SONET/SDH, ATM, IP, and TDM protocols, equipment and networks; Encryptions systems; DISN, DSN, DRSN, DMS SIPRNet, NIPRNet, JWICS, DSCS, Milstar, AFSCN, GMD, GPS, cellular, Microwave, and various other DoD and commercial architectures and SATCOM systems; Working with DISA.

Course work and/or certifications in the broader area of Information Systems Security and Networks, such as telecommunications systems, VoIP Systems Security, or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification Experience in handling, storing, safe-guarding, and destruction of COMSEC materials.

Expert in the performance of in-the-field vulnerability-based assessments in the technical area of telecommunications.

Preferred Qualifications

MS or PhD in Communications-related field or Electrical Engineering

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Telecommunications

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 203870BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.