Low Band System Software Support Journeyman Entry (EM06-008)

Langley AFB, VA

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E&M Technologies, Inc. is currently seeking a Low Band System Software Support Journeyman Entry in support of the US Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Signals Intelligence Field Support (DSFS).  US AF DCGS DSFS collects, processes, and analyses intelligence information from airborne, ground, and other systems.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manages/supports LBS SW and processes
  • Maintains LBS SW to operate and interface with multiple sensors, sites, and systems.
  • Provides LBS technical and engineering SW support
  • Responds to LBS Incident tickets
  • Provides system administration for CICS and the LBS SW components
  • Performs system administration support to the Planning and Direction, Collection, Processing, and Exploitation, Analysis and Production, and Dissemination (PCPAD) processes
  • Provides comprehensive analysis, diagnostics and fault isolation for the SIGINT SW/systems associated with ground components
  • Supports SRM or MT in comprehensive analysis, diagnostics, and fault isolation for the SIGINT systems/sensors, and associated End-to-End network paths
  • SIGINT SME that provides sustainment support during system upgrades
  • Supports data encryption changes and implementation
  • Supports post upgrade efforts IAW tech data, TTPs, and HIs. Provides OJT to AFP and identifies sustainment support improvements that reduce logistics footprint
  • Pre-mission responsibilities
  • Supports SRM or MT for LBS system readiness, system/mission configuration relative to the sensor or communications link
  • Supports LBS pre-mission tasks (system reboots, ground rings, etc.)
  • Mission execution responsibilities
  • Provides real-time SIGINT assistance/support to the SRM or MT, maintainers, operators, and users
  • Collects LBS information for mission debrief
  • Post-mission responsibilities
  • Evaluates LBS anomalies such as maintenance actions and Incident tickets
  • Submits LBS Incident tickets and performs SW (HW through collaborative support) maintenance actions as required.
  • Provides LBS information for mission debrief to SRM or MT
  • Military SIGINT domains to include U-2, Global Hawk, MQ-1 and MQ-9 sensors and processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) architectures
  • UNIX (Solaris or Linux) and Microsoft Windows system administration
  • COTS and GOTS software solutions used by DCGS operators and analysts (CICS, RIM, CETS, etc.)
  • Administer (containers, storage, and resources) and cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, etc.)
  • Software development methods (shell scripts, JavaScript, Python, PHP, C/C++, C#, Java, XML, HTML, etc.)
  • Oracle database system administration
  • x86-based server hardware and troubleshooting methods
  • Serena (ADSM) trouble ticket reporting system
  • Understanding of cyber security tools and methods

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associates’ Degree in Technical Field and 3 or more years of Cyber Security Engineering experience
  • At least 1 year of experience in COMINT
  • DoD 8570.1 (IAT Level II or IAM Level 1)
  • DoD 8570.1 (IASAE Level 1)

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least five (5) years of DCGS experience
To Apply for this Position

You must have the Minimum Qualifications and Education in your resume to be selected as a candidate.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In addition, E&M Technologies, Inc. provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays, and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. More benefit details here.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Features

Job Category

Cybersecurity, Information Technology

Req. ID



United States Citizen

Clearance Type

Top Secret/SCI

Travel Required


Remote Work


Salary Range

Up to $65K USD

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