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Command Center Senior Watch Officer

Perspecta Norfolk, VA
  • Posted: August 21, 2019
  • Full-Time

Business Group Highlights
Navy Marine Corps
The Navy Marine Corps business group provides end-to-end IT solutions to the Department of the Navy including transport, networking, end user hardware and services, cybersecurity and staffing. Using agile engineering and DevOps methods, we produce mission-specific solutions to solve the Fleet's challenges.
Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.
Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.
Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strong'stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.
Perspecta has an immediate need for a Command Center Senior Watch Officerin Norfolk, VA.
Perspecta has an immediate need in our US Public Sector group for an Command Center Watch Officer in Norfolk, VA. Oversight of lifecycle for Government Directed Actions to ensure implementations are completed in accordance with established timeframes. Ensure real time information exchange of operational, critical situations, and disaster preparedness to operational customer. Assist with and occasionally hosts business continuity restoration calls. Utilize internal systems to report incidents to leadership. Take escalations if any alerts/events are identified by monitoring analysts as significant and requiring action. Perform initial assessment and triage on the criticality and impact of events and engages the appropriate processes and personnel if escalation outside OC is required. Ensure key stakeholders are apprised of all details regarding an event or incident in order that the issue can be assigned the appropriate priority based on scope and impact. Assist with the creation of PowerPoint slide decks as needed. Provide support to Site Operations and other external organizations through the use of problem resolution skills and independent decision making. Maintain timely (5 minutes or less) response to network infrastructure warning, critical and fatal event alert notices. Responsible for generating well-documented Critical Incident Reports for leadership.
Education and Experience Required:

  • CompTIA Security+ CE Certification, or higher,
  • DoD SECRET Clearance,
  • Must be able to work on-site
  • Degree (technical field); may hold Bachelors degree
  • 4 years experience supporting a large-scale networks or data centers
  • Excellent expert-level written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to Communicate Technical Information to Peers, Leaders, and Project Managers
About Perspecta
What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector-from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.
Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.
Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
Req # 2019-80401
Category Technical Support/Help Desk
Telecommute No
Clearance Secret



Norfolk, VA
23509 USA

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