The QRC AISR Group currently has an opening for an Airborne Sensor Operator (ASO) supporting a US Army ISR program based OCONUS. Leidos is providing subject matter expertise for a manned aerial platform providing imagery and multi-source data for both real-time and after-action analysis. The ASO will be responsible to collect and provide limited analysis of multi-source information while safely and effectively functioning as an aircrew member on a multi-position aircraft. Selected candidate may work with ELINT, E/O IR, and/or hyperspectral imagers.
The ASO will be required to execute all assigned preflight, flight, and post flight duties as required to safely and effectively operate the assigned sensors and mission set. This includes, mission planning, pre-briefings, mission system inspection, operation, troubleshooting, post-flight inspections, debriefings, and mission documentation. The ASO may also assist with mission equipment payload preventive maintenance, sensor and line-replaceable unit and sensor swaps.
Minimum requirements include:
- BA degree and 2 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience
- 500 flight hours as an aircrew member on a multi-place military or contractor operated aircraft.
- Possess excellent CRM skills, and be able to apply ORM principles
- Previous intelligence or operations experience providing analysis of multi-source information is required
- Must show demonstrable interpretation and analysis with one or more of the following sensor systems: SAR, ELINT, E/O IR and/or Multi/hyper-spectral imagers.
- Must be able to successfully accomplish airborne mission / flight operations training
- Be willing to deploy for rotations of at least 90 days to various OCONUS operating locations as directed by the Government customer
- Be willing to work in Hardship and Hazardous locations
- Be able to obtain a passport and or visa to travel internationally
- Be willing to travel for long periods of time, work long hours and / or non-regular hours with minimal notice
- Have an active DoD Secret clearance with the ability to maintain
- Be willing to fly in the airborne system for extended times
- Have or be able to obtain a FAA Class II medical certificate
- Must be current on altitude chamber / physiological training
- Must successfully complete a deployment physical examination including immunizations and dental examination
- This employment opportunity and OCONUS deployment is contingent upon meeting current Combatant Command medical readiness requirements and receiving approval to deploy OCONUS, which requires compliance with certain medical and fitness standards
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 100% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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