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Job #: R-00006461
Location: Dayton, OH
Category: Aerospace Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos has a need for a Spacecraft/Space Vehicle Analyst knowledgeable in foreign spacecraft systems to support the National Air and Space Intelligence Center at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Al work is onsite; an active Ts/SCI clearance is required to be considered for the role.

The successful candidate will research foreign satellite subsystems and components and assess their capabilities. Our new colleague will work as part of a team comprised of military, government, and other contractors to achieve high confidence answers to problems of interest. The candidate will work independently and have effective writing and verbal communication skills.

Primary Responsibilities.

Researching foreign satellite subsystems and components
Assessing capabilities of foreign satellite subsystems and components
Produce high confidence answers to problems of interest

Basic Qualifications

Active TS/SCI security clearance

BA/BS and 4+ years related experience; additional experience can be considered in lieu of degree

Strong analytical and communication skills and ability to work individually and with teams

Preferred Qualifications

Expertise and/or experience in satellite/space vehicle software systems, flight computers, navigation and control systems, circuits, li-ion batteries

Knowledge of satellite systems engineering, design satellite propulsion subsystems

Expertise and/or experience in mechanisms: Attitude Determination & Control sensors and actuators; Payload (collecting or emitting sensors); Structures (static load-bearing & dynamic mechanisms); Propulsion (including tanks and plumbing); Electrical Power; Thermal Control (active and passive); Tracking, Telemetry, & Command; and other miscellaneous components of interest Electrical:

Expertise and/or experience in payload subsystems, power distribution systems, flight computers, bus electrical subsystems

Ability to understand and analyze end item data package, test data and analysis in their specific functional areas

Strong knowledge of industry engineering procedures, specifications, and standards

Ability to produce credible, independent technical analysis from raw test data/source code

Strong knowledge of space acquisition process

Ability to conduct quick look analysis of program office technical issue charts and pinpoint issues requiring in-depth analysis by the technical panels

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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