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Job #: R-00028159
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Intel
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

 The Intelligence Group at Leidos is seeking a Signals Intelligence Development (SIGDEV) Officer to develop and promote SIGINT collection on targets of interest in collaboration with intelligence community (IC) counterparts.  The Officer will use their expertise in telecommunications networks to identify and analyze signals.  This position requires an active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance in order to be considered and is based at a location in the National Capital Region.


Primary Responsibilities   

  • Perform technical analysis against target systems and networks, characterize network capabilities and vulnerabilities, and support development of new techniques to exploit targets.
  • Collect and characterize signals in target environments.
  • Collaborate with IC partners to prioritize and promote collection.
  • Utilize SIGDEV techniques and tools.
  • Participate in analytic meetings, working groups, review boards, and/or conferences.
  • Utilize linguistic skills to analyze digital networks.

Basic Qualifications  

  • BA/BS in a relevant field (or equivalent military training) and 4-8 years of experience working within the intelligence community (IC). 
  • Demonstrated expertise with SIGDEV tools.
  • Strong understanding of telecommunications networks/infrastructure.

Security Clearance Requirement

  • Must have an active TS/SCI with a polygraph in order to be considered for this position. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Comfortable with travel to support projects.
  • Russian language skills.
  • Experience with Digital Network Intelligence (DNI) tools.

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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 25% of the time

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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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