Data Link Analyst

Job Description

  • Perform operations support for Simulation Systems.
  • Collaborate with the Government and other personnel to coordinate test and operation activities for the installed simulation systems in accordance with priorities and objectives for each supported facility.
  • Perform pre-test planning, configure and operate simulation systems, monitor and analyze test results and provide post-test reporting and documentation of test results for each event supported.
  • Establish and operate secure communications links within multiple labs and remote sites.
  • Develop and maintain scenarios and scripts for Simulation Systems.
  • Support integration testing of scenarios with the application computer program.
  • Perform installation planning and reconfiguration of systems at supported facilities for Simulation Systems.
  • Provide technical assistance in support of test or training events for each supported facility.
  • Employ existing facility processes and procedures required to modify or add equipment for each supported facility.
Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Four (4) years specific experience as follows:
  • Conducting advanced tactical data link operation, engineering, and analysis.
  • Identifying interoperability requirements and testing methodologies to ensure all modeling and simulation tools maintain interoperability standards.
  • Troubleshooting and isolation of hardware and software issues and a broad knowledge of the tactical data links discipline.
  • Providing specialized knowledge of data link operations associated with real-time modeling and simulation systems and combat systems.

  • Preferred Skills and Education

    U.S. Navy OS experience/knowledge of the Navy combat system.
    Active Secret Clearance

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