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Job #: R-00022648
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Category: Intel
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Are you ready to make a major improvement to your Intel Career?  Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world?  Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead!  You will be proud to say you work with Leidos because not only do we treat our employees like an important part of our business, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities. You will enjoy great benefits, flexible schedules and the opportunity to grow your career. If this sounds like a place you can thrive keep reading!

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. 

Position Summary

The Senior Analyst will support analytic and reporting activities for our customer.  The selected candidate will support SIGDEV Activities by using customer tools and databases to provide collection summary reports, statistics and metrics via formal and information communication. They will configure customer collection systems to execute tasking and shall ensure that all resources are used efficiently. The analyst shall provide recommendations for optimizing collection and identifying alternative solutions to solve problems.


Active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance

Bachelors Degree in related field or equivalent military education and/or experience

A minimum of 5 years collection experience with directly related, hands on experience in SIGINT system and subsystem level tasking, configuration, normalization, survey, equipment configuration, basic signal analysis, interpretation of system health indications and parameters and routing processes.

Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years configuring and tasking experience in at least two (2) of the following specializations

I. Signal Analysis: Individual shall have analysis experience with modern digital/optical telecommunications systems, to include Bell, CEPT, or SDH/PDH digital communications signals and the payload data within these signal structures.

Individual shall have analysis experience with randomization, forward error correction and performing bit-level analysis of computer communications protocols. Shall be able to generate analysis reports.

II. Modern Tele-communications System and Networks: Individual shall have experience in modern digital telecommunications systems and protocols, to include: Optical Transport Network (OTN) Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM), Synchronous Optical Networks (SONET), SDH and PDH, LAN/WAN Networks, IP Networks, and ATM switches. The individual shall have experience in the study, design, exploitation, or implementation of communication networks with these technologies.

III. Telephony Switching System: Individual shall have experience in telephony switching system networks, to include normalization and mapping. This experience shall be in switching systems and dialing standards most commonly used in today's international networks and telephony systems. Shall be able to generate component/system specifications as well as identify solutions.

IV. Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in internet communications. This experience shall be with metadata, protocols, addressing, and routing of today's internet and computer systems.

V. Cellular/Personal Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in studying, designing, developing, exploiting, and/or testing components or systems that modulate or demodulate mobile cellular/personal communications systems. Individual shall have experience with the various standards associated with these 2G/3G/4G systems. Individual shall have experience with the cellular communication processes to include frequency reuse, cell splitting, self-location, paging, call initiation, hand-off, and roaming.

Within the last 5 years,  a minimum of 4 years experience configuring and tasking the collection & processing systems in at least four (4) of the following specialization categories.

I. Switching and Survey

II. Circuit Processing

III. Packet Processing

IV. Distribution

V. Filtering & Selection

VI. Monitoring

VII. Analytic Tools

Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 4 years experience using the databases/tools listed in at least three (3) of the following specialization categories.

I. Circuit

II. Packet

III. Environmental Knowledge

IV. Signals Characterization

V. Target Analysis/Reporting

VI. Monitoring

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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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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 33,000 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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