JLCCTC System Engineer - Integration

Grafenwoehr, Germany /
Mission Support Services – Mission Support Services /
OCONUS FT
/ On-site
The JLCCTC System Engineer-Integration provides system and hardware engineering support services for all phases of constructive simulation federation(s) (JLVC, JLCCTC); configures and manages Army Mission Command Systems (AMCS) to include: ADSI, AFATDS, EMT, AMDWS, DCGS-A, JCR, JBC-P, TIGR, TAIS, GCCS-A, BCCS, CPOF, CPCE and JADOCS; integrates JCATS and IS (Instrumentation System) (MILES II) data with JMECS for use by C4ISR/AMCS/C2 systems; maintains Windows 7/10 workstations, Windows 2012R2/2016/2019 Server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server/Workstations, and replicated Communications (ASTi Voisus); also maintain DoD IA Risk Management Framework (RMF). compliance.  More than 80% of the duties associated with position are technical in nature.

Responsibilities

    • Configures and manages Army Mission Command Systems (AMCS) to include ADSI, AFATDS, EMT, AMDWS, DCGS-A, JCR, JBC-P, TIGR, TAIS, GCCS-A, BCCS, CPOF, and JADOCS.
    • Integrates simulation and Combat Training Center instrumentation systems.
    • Supports exercise and training event design, planning, preparation and evaluation.
    • Tests all beta and new simulation software, integration software or tools, and simulation federations.
    • Uses simulation software to include JLCCTC, LOTS, JCATS, JECS, and DXTRS.
    • Integrates simulation data (DIS or HLA protocols) to stimulate mission command systems.
    • Provides technical integration solutions and recommendations for exercises to include Simulation to Stimulation (Sim-Stim) architectures.
    • Maintains Windows 7/10 workstations, Windows 2012R2/2016/2019 Servers, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server/Workstation, including software updates, patches, and baselines.
    • Sets up and provides system administration in in support of exercises to include network connectivity, installing server/clients workstations with Windows 7/10, Windows Server 2008R2/2012R2, Linux RHE, installing simulation software systems, and managing systems during event execution.
    • Creates constructive, mission command interface, and gaming simulation databases in support of an exercise, event or testing.
    • System administration for constructive, mission command interface and gaming models including but not limited to maintaining Windows 7/10 workstations, Windows 2012R2/2016/2019 Servers, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server/Workstation, including software updates, patches, and baselines.
    • Works from specifications and installation documentation to develop or modify operating systems applications.
    • Operates software in a distributed architecture in JLCCTC and JLVC environments.
    • Is responsible for technical operations, setup and tear down of servers, systems and integration tools; maintaining RMF compliance; providing input to exercise design and technical planning products.
    • Supports as needed other set-up, transition, and break down for all training and training support activities pertaining to this task order.
    • Participates in individual training, seminars, conferences, exercise/experiment planning events, site surveys, and exercise and training events and supports the planning and preparation processes and product development as needed.
    • As needed, conduct the following:
    • Provide system administration for constructive simulations and gaming models including but not limited to maintaining Windows 7/10 workstations, Windows 2012R2/2016/2019 Servers, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server/Workstation, including software updates, patches, and baselines.
    • Works from specifications and installation documentation to develop or modify operating systems applications.
    • Provides server administration of simulation systems in Live, Virtual, Constructive, and Gaming (LVC-G) simulation architectures.
    • Operates software in a distributed architecture in JLCCTC and JLVC environments.
    • Is responsible for technical operations, setup and tear down of servers, systems and integration tools; maintaining RMF compliance; providing input to exercise design and technical planning products.
    • Create constructive simulation and gaming simulation databases.

Minimum qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree plus three (3) years of recent specialized experience;
    • OR an associate’s degree plus seven (7) years of recent specialized experience;
    • OR a major certification plus seven (7) years of recent specialized experience;
    • OR eleven (11) years of recent specialized experience.
    • Outstanding work ethic and personal integrity.
    • Superior analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to document and update processes.
    • Ability to perform tasks under deadlines.
    • Ability to work with senior Government and Industry leaders.
    • Possess a very high degree of attention to detail.
    • Capable of working at a computer terminal for extended periods.
    • Ability to work 12-hour shifts, day or night, for consecutive days up to 4 weeks.
    • Outstanding interpersonal and written communication skills.

Clearance

    • Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI access.

Certifications

    • Must possess DoD 8570.01M IAT II certification: CompTIA Security+ or higher Information Assurance certification.

Preferred qualifications

    • Experience in the configuration and management of U.S. Army Mission Command Systems Information Systems (MCIS) such as ADSI, AFATDS, EMT, AMDWS, DCGS-A, JCR, JBC-P, TIGR, TAIS, GCCS-A, BCCS, CPOF, and JADOCS.
    • Experience in the integration of simulations and Combat Training Center instrumentation systems.
    • Expertise in implementing software systems engineering process, including development, integration, and testing process
    • Experience with US DoD modeling and simulation, and chemical and biological defense programs
    • Experience with Joint Exercise Life Cycle (JELC)
    • Experience configuring, operating, administering, troubleshooting and maintaining one or more of the following simulations and communications software:
    • Joint Land Component Commander Training Capability (JLCCTC) / Warfighter's Simulation (WARSIM) / WARSIM Intelligence Model (WIM).
    • Joint Conflict and Tactical Simulation (JCATS)
    • Low Overhead Training System (LOTS)
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