AECOM Computer Operator IV in Cherry Point, North Carolina

Business Line Government

Position Title Computer Operator IV

United States of America - North Carolina

Cherry Point

Job Summary

Operates and maintains the JDS/PCDS/ICADS equipment. Applies comprehensive technical knowledge to solve complex problems by interpreting manufacturers' manuals or similar documents.

Performs PM and CM tasks on assigned equipment. Performs organizational and intermediate level maintenance as required. Verifies system operability after maintenance actions. Documents all maintenance actions in IEMS. Isolates malfunctions to the discrete component level if required, and assists in incorporating approved engineering changes.

Maintains JDS components in accordance with PM schedule, WIs, and manufacturers’ technical manuals. Performs JDS system and network administration tasks. Manages JDS workstations by installing and configuring approved software, administering user accounts, and managing disk capacities to useful levels. Performs software backups and mission recordings. Performs routine troubleshooting, isolates malfunctions to discrete component level. Uses complex test equipment such as pulse generators, spectrum analyzers, distortion analyzers, and computer related analytical equipment. Provides technical guidance to lower-level technicians. Work typically requires detailed understanding of the interrelationships of computer operating system diagnostics and circuits. Work is reviewed by the lead technician for compliance with accepted practices.

Work requires familiarity with the interrelationships of circuits and judgment in planning work sequence and in selecting tools and test equipment. Receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician. Assists TCTS Operations Lead or Computer Operator V in operating and maintaining equipment. Assists mission coordinator/RTOs and performs MLU operator functions when required.

Receives pre-mission data for from participating squadron and inputs into MLU prior to scheduled mission. Interacts with mission coordinator and /or squadron ops personnel when data is not received in a timely manner. Verifies all information received from the squadron is correct and is accurately reflected on the JDS.

Will be operationally qualified at designated tech level within 90 days of hiring or promotion to TCTS Systems Specialist IV.

Cross-trained and qualified to operate at least one additional TACTS system.

Minimum Requirements

  • Formal classroom education equivalent to Navy "C" School or vocational school with formal training in the field of electronic equipment maintenance.

  • Two years’ electronic maintenance in the following areas:

  • Digital/analog signal processing;

  • Electronic/Electromechanical devices;

  • Video signal processing and recording;

  • Communications (multiplexer equipment, routers, bridges, fiber-optic, data encryption equipment);

  • Digital computer systems;

  • DC power supplies;

  • Test equipment;

  • Video systems;

  • Low voltage AC equipment;

  • Primary and secondary power equipment;

  • Auto-transfer (UPS) equipment.

  • Two years of Tactical Training Range experience;


  • Unix Operating System (OS) and network administration experience.

  • Must possess a valid state Driver’s License.

  • Must possess and maintain a SECRET level security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

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What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Military Support

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180630BR

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.