SIGINT Systems Support Engineer

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Information Technology - Systems
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Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
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About Leidos:
Our People. Our Communities. Our Environment. We do business with respect and responsibility for all three. 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 Summary:
An experienced SIGINT Engineer is needed to support deployed customer processing systems, focusing on system operations, troubleshooting and maintenance. The candidate will also support system integration, upgrade, and deployment activities.

Position Responsibilities:
The majority of the time will be spent on telecommunications signal and software engineering activities. This includes signal processing workflow management, signal data analysis, infrastructure design, maintenance, and integration work such as the configuration of virtualized environments, encryption, unique product installations and configurations.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Telecommunications, or related technical field is required
Eight (8) or more years engineering experience
Within the last five (5) years, a minimum of three (3) years' experience in three (3) of the following specialization areas  (A BS in Engineering, Telecommunications, or related technical field may be substituted for one specialization area):
• Signal Analysis
• Modern Tele-communications System and Networks
• Telephony Switching Systems
• Communication Systems
• Cellular/Personal Communications Systems
• TDM/PCM Multiplexing / Modulation /Switching Systems
• Packet Switching Systems
• Systems Engineering
• Operating Systems
• Advanced Protocols
Strong LINUX experience is required.
Telecom background (i.e. the structure of a signal, configuration and operation of intel tools).
Experience with SIGINT systems or modern telecommunications systems and networks
Within the last 3 years, a minimum of 2 years development, integration, testing, and/or installation experience to include generating system/component specifications, recommending solutions, and preparing and conducting test plans (stand-alone, DT&E and OAT&E).
Within the last 3 years, a minimum of 2 years experience with the functionality and inter-processing of packet- and circuit-based HW & SW solutions to include configuring, changing, and optimizing solutions.
A proactive attitude, strong customer service skills, and the ability to integrate into an existing technical team comprised of contractors and government customers is required.

Desired Qualifications
Light System Administration background 
Experience using COTS and GOTS applications
An understanding of SDH communications and IP networking

Leidos Overview:
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.
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