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Leidos is seeking a Secure Communications Encryption Expert to support a US Air Force Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This is a one-year assignment with option to renew. Assignment location may be one of seven locations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia per the Performance Work Statement. We are expecting award in July 2023.
Develop improvement/enhancement plans for the COMSEC management taking into consideration the technology obsolescence and modernization efforts.
Execute tasks assigned by Head of Department (HoD) related to COMSEC including attending meetings and conferences, preparing briefings, etc.
Work both individually and collectively within the guidelines and directions provided by Head of Department (HoD).
Establish comprehensive training programs for the use of the SKL.
Develop a training program for COMSEC Custodians, CROs, and end users.
Provide train-the-trainer instruction for COMSEC devices, OTO, and ancillary equipment.
Master’s degree and 10 years’ experience; or Bachelor’s degree and 12 years’ experience; 4 additional years of related experience with proper certifications will be acceptable in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree.
Minimum 5 years of CRO experience.
Bilingual Arabic/English, spoken and written.
Supervisory and managerial experience in COMSEC management, installation, integration, testing, operation, and maintenance.
Experience providing advice and assistance to the RSAF regarding COMSEC and Crypto use within the RSAF.
Subject Matter Expert (SME) experience with US Type-1 Encryption devices.
Experience with Data Transfer Devices (DTD) Simple Key Loader (SKL) and Electronic Keying Management System (EKMS).
Strong understanding of the COMSEC requirements as it pertains to various RSAF aircraft platforms that incorporate Link 16 or secure communications, AWACS E-3A, F-15 C/D/S/SA, King Air, MRTT, SAAB 2000, TASS, Typhoon, etc.
Experience with GPS/SASSM, ARC-210, IFF, SG-250, KlV-77 and other secure communications hardware.
Demonstrated communication skills including written and verbal communication skills.
Pay Range:Pay Range $105,300.00 - $162,000.00 - $218,700.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 46,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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