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Operations Watch Officer

ManTech | Hanover MD 21098 USA | Full Time | Posted: 12/06/2019

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission oriented Operations Watch Officer in the Hanover, MD area, with strong Customer relationships. At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

The Innovative Security Solutions (ISS) Division provides cyber solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions to government organizations.  Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customer’s success is driving our growth.

The Operations Watch Officer will be an integral member of a multi-functional 10 person Help Desk team, responsible for supporting the customer's network requirements and mission needs.  In time as operational needs increase, this position will support 24 hours/day (three 8 hour shifts), 5 days a week.  Initially, support coverage is for an 8 hour shift (0800 - 1600).  There is an on call requirement to support the customer's mission needs when required.  Some local/distance travel may be required.  

General Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the operational coordination with User elements. 
  • Manages and configures of system resources. 
  • Creates, monitors, and closes operational environments, according to operational parameters.  
  • Executes tool deployment and configuration. 
  • Consolidates user feedback on overall system design and proposed enhancements. 
  • Provides support for system training and mission rehearsals, as directed. 
  • Monitors system’s security and functional state.
  • Pre-mission operational coordination with Users.
  • Provide input to Operational Cyber plans.
  • Support system training events and mission rehearsals.
  • Utilize Nagios/Kibana to conduct system monitoring.
  • Manage and configure system resources.
  • Adhere to organizational security policies and procedures.
  • Support operational elements by creating, monitoring and closing cyber environments.
  • General troubleshooting of system elements.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Understanding of Linux environments

  • Familiarity with Cyber operations and procedures
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with Network/Infrastructure monitoring applications (Kibana/Nagios/Splunk)
  • Requires 2 - 4 years of experience.

Security Clearance Requirement:

  • Active/current TS/SCI clearance is required

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience supporting military personnel.
  • Experience working on a Help Desk Team.
  • Current Counter-intelligence Polygraph.
  • DoD 8570 AIT Level II Compliant (SEC+).

    ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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    Location Hanover, MD, 21098, United States
    Categories Professional
    Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI

    Location Maptop

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