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Job #: R-00010041
Location: Dayton, OH
Category: Intelligence
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 currently has a need for an EO Space Signatures Analyst. All work is on site at Wright-Patterson AFB; an active TS/SCI clearance is required to be considered for this role.

This position is fitting for an All-Source Analyst knowledgeable in foreign space systems, experienced in electro-optical signature characterization, and with the ability to manage large-scale data production. The successful candidate will provide support by utilizing NASIC-developed modeling procedures including, but not limited to verification/evaluation of signature predictions against available measured data, production of standardized plots and tabular listings, and summary of methodology/key findings in written reports.

This position will require working as part of a team comprised of military, government, and other contractors to achieve high confidence answers to problems of interest. The qualified candidate must also be able to work independently and have effective writing and verbal communication skills.

Primary Responsibilities

* Researching satellite/space vehicles using signature modeling software
* Assessing physical characteristics, performance, and capabilities of satellite systems
* Assessing Foreign Resident Space Object (RSO) operational characteristics, detection analysis, and target characterization/identification
* Produce high confidence answers to problems of interest

Basic Qualifications

TS/SCI security clearance
BA/BS and 5+ 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

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

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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