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Job #: R-00009734
Location: Valparaiso, FL
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Education / Experience

Bachelor's/2 years related experience, or AA/4 years related experience, or High School Diploma/6 years related experience

Position Summary
  • Participate as a member of an integrated team providing Time Space Position Information (TSPI) instrumentation, tactical system instrumentation, and Radio Frequency (RF) instrumentation in deployed environments.
  • Directly contribute to technical planning, design, verification, and fielding to ensure the instrumentation products support overall JDAT data collection, reduction and analysis.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Develop and integrate Global Positioning System (GPS) based instrumentation solutions (hardware, firmware, and software) for TSPI data collection on exercise participant platforms (static and mobile) at deployed field locations.
  • Fabricate and integrate power, computer interfaces and supporting air conditioning for tactical system data collection on exercise participant platforms (static and mobile) at deployed locations.
  • Develop and integrate solutions for capture of analog tactical radio communications (antennas, antenna mounts, radio cabling) associated with exercise participant platforms and conversion for digital recording.
  • Calibrate, test, repair, configure, install instrumentation (e.g., TSPI, GPS, System data collection; and RF, audio, video recording systems)
  • Interact with customers and functional peer groups to gain cooperation regarding solution design and approaches to operations.

Minimum Required Qualifications
  • Experience with one or more of the following functions:
    • RF electrical/cabling components and architectures
    • RF instrumentation and measurements
    • GPS recording systems and audio/video recording systems
  • Capability to lift 40 lbs.
  • Ability to become certified in tower climbing to install instrumentation and communication assets
  • Ability to deploy for extended periods to austere field environments
  • Ability to communicate with peers to explain facts, basic analysis, processes and practices

Additional Desired Qualifications
  • Prior military service in instrumentation/RF fields

External Referral Eligible

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

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