Emergency Management System Analyst

National Harbor, MD, United States of America
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
Emergency Management System Analyst

Job Category: Information Technology

Time Type: Full time

Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Public Trust

Employee Type: Regular

Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 50%

Type of Travel: Local

CACI's Business and Information Technology Solutions (BITS) Sectoris seeking an Emergency Management Systems Analyst to support the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) test laboratory environment. If you are a motivated individual looking to be a part of critical mission, CACI would like to speak with you!

What You'll Get To Do:
  • Support and assist IPAWS PMO with IPAWS Alerting Authorities, other FSTTL, developers and vendors of IPAWS interoperable systems.
  • Provide technical support to demonstrations and speaking engagements at industry related events, meetings and working groups. These efforts include system integration, installation, operation, and breakdown and includes assisting with briefs, presentations, demonstrations, and conferences.
  • Deliver test and evaluation support to perform and complete system assessments and evaluations including drafting and evaluation of functional requirements, drafting of test/exercise plans, scripts and scenarios and test/exercise reports.
  • Support and execute exercise activities and encourage close partnerships with Alerting Authorities to ensure a seamless implementation and integration of emergency preparedness and response.
  • Provide support on system components such as Emergency Alert System (EAS) devices, Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) alert origination tools, XML format (ATOM feed), database administration.
  • Support on-site webinars on alert and warning fundamentals, warning message processes and dissemination, IPAWS architecture and assess the understanding of public warning principles. Additionally, support the development of SOPs and support implementation of IPAWS into existing operational plans.
  • Evaluate, analyze, and troubleshoot errant messages and assist with technical questions and inquires.
  • Meet regularly with stakeholders to identify business needs.
  • Conduct interviews with stakeholders to gather information that leads to problem resolution.
  • Provide quick analysis of problems and escalate more complex issues
  • Perform other duties as required

You'll Bring These Qualifications:
  • BA/BS and 1-3 yrs. of relevant professional experience (degree requirement may be waived)
  • Occasional travel 50% or less is required
  • Rotating on- call shifts; 24/7 shifts
  • Possess excellent customer service skills; comfortable interacting with emergency management professionals, innovative problem-solving abilities, attention to detail, ability to operate in an agile lab environment and possess the ability to quickly become proficient with a wide range of alerting SW tools and equipment
  • Strong skills with MS Office tools (Word, Project, Visio, and Excel) SharePoint, and Salesforce
  • There is no clearance requirement to begin employment. However, as a requirement of continued employment in this position you will be required to obtain a Public Trust
  • Position requires the movement of system components that consist of both packaging and shipping these system components to desirable shipping carrier (USPS, FedEx, UPS) and ideal candidate must be able to lift 50lbs- 60lbs.
  • Position requires the movement of system components to include installment and configuration.
  • Position requires standing for extended periods of time, i.e., large conferences, special events and demonstrations.

Additional Qualifications (nice to have):
  • Certified Emergency Manager (CEM)
  • 911- Dispatcher experience (911 helpdesk or customer service - oriented functions).

What We Can Offer You:
  • We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
  • For over 60 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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