About Leidos:At Leidos, we take responsibility for improving the quality of life of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work. Our commitment extends beyond the contributions we make to solve Mission-Critical Problems and to Secure America and the World problems through science and technology.
Program Summary:This contract is a large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large, collection systems. The work that’s being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.
Job SummaryThe Sr. Mission Support Specialist will be responsible for developing strategies and recommendations for optimization of collection. They will need to rely on their extensive experience to be successful in this role.
Responsibilities:The candidate shall provide mission manager support and expertise to systems and networks by using the customer's enterprise repositories to:Provide value assessments based on collection and reporting trendsDerive network knowledge of the collection environment to meet the customer's strategic and mission prioritized needsPartner with system engineers to design, integrate, and deploy additional system capabilities to further the system's mission performanceTrouble shooting signal and data-flows related to SIGINT systemsDefine system requirements, developing technical solutions, functional analysis, conduct trade studies and perform test and evaluation activities.Responsible for SIGINT system and subsystem level tasking, configuration, normalization, survey, equipment configuration, basic signal analysis, interpretation of system health indications and parameters and routing process.Concept design, fabrication, software integration and configuration, HW/SW testing, and installation.
Bachelors Degree in related field of study and fifteen (15) or more years applicable experience. In lieu of Bachelors Degree twenty three (23) or more years directly related experience will be considered Candidate must possess knowledge of National SIGINT Requirements Process, SIGINT collection systems, and corporate enterprise repositories.The candidate shall have hands on experience with system tasking, configuration, number normalization, survey, basic signal analysis, interpretation of system health indicators and parameters, and data flow processes.Within the past ten (10) years, the candidate shall have a minimum of seven (7) or more years experience with specializations in at least 2 of the following areas:Signal Analysis Modern Telecommunications Systems/Networks Telephony Switching Systems Internet Communication protocols Cellular/Personal Communication SystemsWithin the last 10 years, a minimum of 5 years experience configuring and tasking the collection amp; processing systems in at least five (5) of the specialization categories listed below Switching and SurveyCircuit ProcessingPacket ProcessingDistributionFiltering amp; SelectionMonitoringAnalytic ToolsWithin the last 10 years, a minimum of 5 years experience using the databases/tools listed in at least three (3) of the specialization categories listed belowCircuitPacketEnvironmental KnowledgeSignals CharacterizationTarget Analysis/ReportingMonitoring
External Referral Eligible
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems Global Solutions business (IS GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.