The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a SFCO Subject Matter Expert (SME) at Fort Meade, MD. This position is part of a large program supporting Air Combat Command’s (ACC) Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission.
The candidate is the Space Force Cryptologic Office (SFCO) lead liaison between the US Space Force (USSF) Service Cryptologic Component (SCC) and the National Security Agency (NSA) for all USSF SCC cryptologic mission operations. Engages with NSA and USSF stakeholders to ensure USSF cryptologic enterprise elements are prepared to support space and counter-space requirements. The candidate will manage SFCO issues to include but not limited to cryptologic operations, mission authorization, analysis and production, and space operations. The candidate will be a SME across all aspects of the SIGINT collection management process and possess a full understanding of the tasking, collection, processing, exploitation and dissemination (TCPED) of SIGINT information. The candidate will represent USSF equities in Enterprise discussions and Video Teleconferences.
- TS/SCI Cleared with Polygraph
- Bachelor’s Degree and 10+ years combined Space/Counter-space/Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) experience (Additional related experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s Degree)
- Understanding of Tactical Processing, Exploitation and Dissemination (PED) challenges
- 5+ years’ experience in SIGINT collection
- 5+ years’ experience in PED from various ISR sensors and platform
- Previous experience working in the national intelligence community, including cross-agency collaboration
- Understanding of Orbital Mechanics
- Completion of Space 100
- Master’s Degree
- Experience supporting the ISR enterprise
- Experience supporting the National Reconnaissance Office and/or the following units:
- 50th Space Wing
- 21st Space Wing
- 18th Intelligence Squadron
- 460th Space Wing
- Communications Satellite experience
- Completion of Space 200
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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