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SUBOPAUTH NETWORK ENGINEER

Description: Predicate Logic is looking for a dynamic self starting individual to join our Submarine Operating Authority Engineering team providing communications and network technical support for the U.S. Navy Submarine Force. Predicate Logic is currently accepting resumes for a Network Engineer opening in Norfolk, Virginia.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist Fleet personnel afloat and ashore in the troubleshooting and repair of serial and IP based communications systems.
  • Act as the liaison to the appropriate In Service Engineering Activity (ISEA) to ensure problems that cannot be corrected locally are resolved by outside personnel.
  • Develop and provide test and evaluation support for new concepts, lead site testing, System Operational Verification Testing and other test events that require network engineering expertise.
  • Assist government personnel in maintaining strict configuration control of current architectures.
  • Knowledge and comprehension of secure build techniques, tools and practices of DISA Secure Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG).
  • Participate in Submarine Operating Authority Engineering reviews.
  • Provide technical representation at meetings as required to represent the Submarine Operating Authority systems
  • Provide Network Administration of the Submarine Operating Authority Servers.

Knowledge and Abilities

  • Ability to configure CISCO routers and switches locally and remote.
  • Expert knowledge of TCP/IP protocols (emphasis on Multicast) and Doman Name Systems (DNS).
  • Expert knowledge of network architectures and associated equipment including, but not limited to zones, screening devices, and typical design.
  • Expert knowledge of routing protocols including OSPF, BGP and EIGRP.
  • Systems Expert on email delivery, specifically including all aspects of POP3 and SMTP.
  • Must have expert knowledge of SMTP and POP Internet RFC’s including transport protocol-level (i.e. Wireshark™) familiarity.
  • Familiarity with direct attached and network attached storage devices, protocols and techniques to include iSCSI.
  • Understanding of Virtual Machines (VM) and knowledge of VM configurations.
  • Demonstrated ability to interface with remote users via chat, telephone, naval messaging and email to assist in troubleshooting.
  • CISSP Certification required within 6 months of hire.
  • Cisco (CCNA/CCDA/CCNP/CCDP/CCSP) and or Microsoft (MCSA/MCSE) strongly desired.

Experience

  • Experience with Submarine Communications, including RF paths providing IP connectivity.
  • First-hand experience desired in the following areas:
    • CISCO Routers and Switches
    • VMWare ESXi 6.x or later
    • Sectera Secure Wireline Modems
    • Avocent series of KVM Matrix Switches
    • Linux Systems Administration
    • Military VLF/HF/UHF/EHF Communications Systems, to include WSC-3, DMR, Mini-Dama, USC-38(), and other submarine specific transmit and receive equipment.
  • Installation and maintenance of cabling and connectors to include:
  • Serial (RS-232/440 and EIA-530)
  • Shielded and unshielded twisted pair (RJ-45/CAT5+ Ethernet)
  • Fiber Optics, transceivers, switches, hubs, and Media converters.
  • Cryptographic Devices to include in-depth knowledge of:
  • KG-175 TACLANE series, KIV-7 Series, KG-195 and KG-19.
  • Configuration and daily maintenance of servers and associated devices (Windows/Linux).
  • Must be able to independently build/rebuild servers and workstations of all OS’s.
  • Should be able to visualize afloat configurations in order to provide remote assistance via chat.

Possess a current/active Top Secret security clearance. Must be eligible for SCI Access.

Ability to travel within the U.S. and foreign countries. Travel Estimated less than 10%.

Send resume and cover letter to Predicate Logic, Inc at personnel@predicate.com.

Administrative Support Assistant

Description: Predicate Logic is looking for a dynamic self starting individual to join our company and provide administrative support to our Charleston, SC office staff and employees.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide office support for a variety of clerical activities and tasks to include:
  • Typing and reviewing correspondence and reports
  • Developing and updating various spreadsheets
  • Organizing and maintaining office communications such as meeting minutes
  • Ordering, receiving and stocking of office supplies
  • Assisting with the processing of newly hired personnel
  • Maintaining various schedules (both administrative (e.g. vacations) and operational) for the office staff and employees under the purview of the Charleston Office
  • Other related duties as required.

Skills Required

  • High School Diploma/GED required
  • Proficiency in MS Office with expertise in Microsoft Word and Excel required
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal
  • Time management and multitasking skills
  • Knowledge of SharePoint is desired
  • Eligible for a DoD position of trust adjudication
  • Experience

  • 8 years of experience performing duties and responsibilities listed above. If applicant has an Associate’s Degree in Business or Computer Science or other related field only 4 years of experience required.
  • Please send your resume and cover letter and reference job title in your response to Predicate Logic, Inc at personnel@predicate.com.

    Predicate Logic’s equal employment opportunity applies to all aspects of employment including, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, educational opportunity, dismissal, social and recreational programs.

    Cyber Security

    Predicate Logic offers a wide range of Cyber Security and engineering services, with a specific emphasis on the application to mission critical and mission essential tactical systems.

    Our staff is experienced in developing all of the components required for both the DoDIIS Certification & Accreditation (C&A) processes; in applying DoD, DCID and DoN requirements within tactical and non-tactical defense systems; identifying secure network component configurations; and developing and conducting focused IA employment and general security awareness training. We have a detailed understanding of the functional requirements driving systems design and the techniques necessary for implementing Cyber Security requirements during system development.

    We specialize in the analysis and allocation of Cyber Security requirements into complex systems, and the documentation of the resulting Cyber Security architecture within System Security Authorization Agreements (SSAAs) and other C&A materials. Our staff has directed DoDIIS C&A efforts for DoD programs since the process’ very inception, and has successfully completed DoDIIS C&A efforts for many systems fielded today.

    Predicate Logic has worked closely with the developers of some of our military’s most complex combat, weapons and communications systems to ensure Cyber Security functionality is seamlessly integrated within operating platforms, applications, network devices and special purpose security devices. We ensure compliance with a wide range of specific and unique IA regulations / guidelines relative to security implementation. This includes:

    • DoDD 8500.1
    • DoDI 8500.2
    • DCID 6/3
    • JDCSISSS
    • CJCSINST 6510.01D
    • DoDIIS

    January 27, 2017

    Predicate Logic awarded $41,429,294.00 by US Navy for FSBS DIGITAL SYSTEMS TECHNICAL SUPPORT
    San Diego, California – January 27, 2017 – The US Navy awarded Predicate Logic a $41,429,294.00 5 year contract to provide systems technical support services to SUBOPAUTH/LBUCS systems and site-specific SMEs for troubleshooting and repair of shore submarine IP based communications systems. Predicate Logic will provide on-site support in Naples, Italy, Yokosuka, Japan, Pearl Harbor HI and Norfolk VA.

    August 11, 2017

    Predicate Logic awarded $38,369,264.47 contact for US Marine Corps for C4ISR Sustainment

    San Diego, California – August 11, 2017 – The USMC awarded Predicate Logic $38,369,264.47 5 year contract to provide recurring CLS services of USMC C4ISR systems at garrison, deployed and shipboard locations worldwide. Predicate Logic will provide this support in Charleston, SC, Okinawa, Camp Pendleton, CA, and Camp Lejeune, NC.

    Account Payable / General Accounting Clerk

    Job Description

    Predicate Logic is looking for an Account Payable / General Accounting Clerk for a full time position in San Diego.
    Responsibilities

    Responsible for all AP activities and related functions, such as but not limited to:

    • Track and pay recurring invoiceless monthly obligations.
    • Ensure timely payments of all vendor invoices.
    • Track all corporate credit card charges
    • Generate and track all purchase order requests
    • Identify and obtain any missing documentation for travel claims and purchase orders.
    • Generate 1099s and work with associated software.
    • Quickly pull and deliver requested records for accounting department, contracts, billing and audits.
    • Process and validate all charges for employee travel, in conjunction with contracts and accounting departments.
    • Generate and maintain custom Excel spreadsheets.
    • Enter contractor invoices in conjunction with billing and accounting departments.
    • Communicate status effectively and concisely to business managers, contracts employees, and accounting staff.
    • Be familiar with multiple job codes and cost elements and enter into accounting system.
    • Follow directions precisely.

    Experience

    • 5 years’ experience in accounts payable, preferably in defense accounting.
    • Bachelor’s degree is desirable.
    • Experience with Deltek is extremely desirable.
    • Prove competency in use of Microsoft Excel.
    • Experience with corporate accounting mandatory.
    • Knowledge of general accounting principles
    • Strong math skills
    • Ability to pass stringent background checks.

    Please send your resume and cover letter and reference job title in your response.

    Predicate Logic’s equal employment opportunity applies to all aspects of employment including, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, educational opportunity, dismissal, social and recreational programs.

    Warehouse Logistics Support Specialist

    Warehouse Logistics Support Specialist
    Primary Duties. Predicate Logic is looking for an individual in Charleston SC to provide Logistics Support Specialist to United States Marine Corps C4ISR systems to garrisons, deployed, and shipboard locations worldwide. A Logistics Support Specialist enhances the capability to responsively support C4ISR systems at a sustainable pace using Government support resources to perform most on-system maintenance functions through logistics Chain-of-Repair, OEM Vendors, and Spares.

    The successful candidate will:

    • use the Government’s Configuration Management Professional (CMPro) and/or the Company’s Information Support Databases;
    • consolidate spares and repair parts to facilitate repair operations of equipment utilized by the supported units;
    • issue functional components/systems in exchange for non-functional components/systems of the same configuration;
    • support management of the assigned warehouse and inventory;
    • support the conduct of Physical Inventory Audits and Reconciliation;
    • provide Packaging, Handling, Shipping and Transportation (PHS&T) support;
    • provide Warranty Administration support; and
    • execute Repair and/or Replacement actions.
    • Additional responsibilities may include

    • generate, maintain, and track material and part requirements to ensure continued support of systems and/or components;
    • prepare material requisitions;
    • database entries;
    • provide information for the tracking and storage of Government Furnished Equipment;
    • provide information and assure that support requirements and schedules are met.
    • Minimum Skills / Certifications Required:

    • Two (2) years of experience in performing inventory, staging, packing, storage, and shipping of electronic equipment and related material; operating motor vehicles and material handling equipment; and utilizing a computer-based inventory/bar coding system for entry, identification, and tracking of material.
    • High School Diploma.
    • Obtain and maintain a SECRET Clearance.
    • Desired Skills:

    • Specific Marine Corps Supply Chain Management of C4ISR systems experience is highly desired.
    • Experience with USMC C4ISR systems
    • Experience with CMPro
    • Ability to assist in training and mentoring new warehouse specialist while executing stated requirements for the customer.
    • Please send your resume and cover letter and reference job title in your response.

      Predicate Logic’s equal employment opportunity applies to all aspects of employment including, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, educational opportunity, dismissal, social and recreational programs.

    Systems Administrator Field Service Representative, Quantico VA

    Position responsibilities include the following:

    • System and Network Administration support for Windows Server 2008 and 2012 along with CISCO systems
    • Perform regular and system backups
    • Monitor local and wide-area networks
    • Provide Customer and Network Administration services such as password, accounts, security and troubleshooting issues
    • Assist with upgrades, security patching and software installation including configuration and set up after installations/upgrades.
    • Technical support for computer hardware/software issues, network printers and other peripheral devices, LAN/WAN switches and support devices.
    • Creating user accounts in Active Directory and Exchange

    Experience Requirements:

    • Remote Access, Remote Desktop, VOIP and VPN experience highly desired.
    • Working knowledge of IP printing configurations, static and reserved IP addresses within an enterprise network
    • Basic Printer and copier maintenance
    • Basic knowledge of Virtual networking and VMWare
    • Basic knowledge of UNIX OS
    • Experience working with senior officials with the ability to listen and communicate on issues, desires and requirements while maintain compliance with all required security and directives.

    Support will be at the Marine Corps Intelligence Agency (MCIA) at Quantico, VA and other local commands such as Fort Meade, MD and Ft Belvoir, VA. Some remote support will be required at the Marine Corps Intelligence School (MCIS) located at Dam Neck Naval Base in Virginia Beach, VA.

    This position requires a current at a minimum a CompTIA Security Plus Continuing Education (CE) Certificate (other acceptable certifications include: GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, GCIH, CISSP or CASP) and a Microsoft server certification (2010 or higher) is highly desirable (or will be required to be obtained within 60 days of hire).

    A minimum of ten (10) Years of experience is required in computer systems and system administrator functions. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and eligible for a Top Secret security clearance with SCI access.

    Please send your resume and cover letter to personnel@predicate.com

    Predicate Logic’s equal employment opportunity applies to all aspects of employment including, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, educational opportunity, dismissal, social and recreational programs.

    cpars

    “this contractor continues to exceed all customer expectations, and has provided exceptional services during this reporting period.

    COMSUBPAC

    Thank you for your outstanding support for our submarine force in the Pacific. You have made a significant impact in the quality of communications available to the fleet.

    CDR Dale Ramsay
    Director C4I
    COMSUBPAC N6