The SIGINT Technology Center (STC) is where Technology and Teamwork come together to meet the unique needs of the Intelligence Community and Department of Defense. The qualified applicant will join an engineering team which supports the operations & maintenance of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) SIGINT payloads. This position requires the candidate to work side by side at a customer site with engineering responsibilities including trouble-shooting, problem reporting, root cause analysis, and resolution of deployed systems. The ideal candidate will also gather customer feedback and new requirements for additional engineering tasking and participate in design and support of new UAV payload systems. A broad range in SIGINT/Geolocation system operation is desired. The candidate must work well with customers, and hardware/software engineers to maintain the availability and reliability of multiple operational assets.
The primary work location is Chantilly, VA. Substantial time at the customer site in Northern Virginia may be required. Occasional support may be required outside of normal working hours at the customer site. Travel to other CONUS customer sites and test areas will be required.
This position can be hired at Level 3 or Level 4
-Level 3 - 5 years with Bachelors in Science, Master's with 3 years or0years with a PhDof hardware/software systems engineering experience.
-Level 4 -9 years with Bachelors in Science with 7years, with Masters; 4 Years with PhD. of hardware/software systems engineering experience
-U.S. Citizenship. Must possess an active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance.
-Experience with hardware troubleshooting and debugging of remote systems.
-Excited about being the main engineering point of contact for SIGINT operators.
-Knowledge of cellular and wireless protocols.
-Experience developing and integrating new mission capabilities on existing deployed systems.
-Customer focused and effective communicator with operators, engineering team, and program management.
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