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Job #: R-00084612
Location: Omaha, NE
Category: Intel
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5,000
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Leidos has a career opportunity for an Expert Collections Systems Analyst to work at Offutt AFB, in Omaha, NE. Candidates must already possess a TS/SCI with polygraph in order to be considered.

The 55th Wing is looking for an experienced professional fully-trained in the use of classified modern collection systems with a specialization in geolocation and recording operations.  This individual should optimally have 5+ years of RC-135-related experience in the use of the full-suite of IC tools used in the prosecution of these missions.  The individual should also have experience in coordination/collaboration with IC mission partners in order to create, utilize, and refine these capabilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical knowledge to aid in identifying new detectors for modern collection systems operations, with requirements defined by CCM, Components, and/or target offices.

  • Quality assurance of modern collection systems capabilities on RC-135 aircraft

  • Perform pre-mission maintenance checks

  • Perform troubleshooting duties with ground-based and airborne maintenance technicians

  • Coordinate quality assurance needs/best practices with internal and external customers

  • Track modern collection system reliability statistics and identify trends that inform operational updates/fixes

  • Perform dataflow functions for modern collection systems operations

  • Monitor data generation

  • Track data transport

  • Confirm data ingestion into National databases

  • Coordinate with local and external customers to resolve data ingestion issues

  • Create and manage modern collection systems operations configuration files

  • Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to create, implement, refine, and troubleshoot configuration file usage

  • Develop and refine advanced TTPs vs. emerging threats

  • Participate in exercise and experimentation events which will advance RC-135 capabilities

  • Provide direct support for special tasks or events

  • Work with forward-operating-locations (FOL) on signal development efforts

  • Work with FOLs on Focused Target Development Efforts (FTDE)

  • Work with FOLs to integrate and enhance automated collection against priority targets

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 8-12 years of relevant experience or Associate’s degree and 10-14+ years of relevant experience. *Additional experience highly desired. (Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree).

  • Modern collection systems experience

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph on day 1

  • Ability to be flexible with work schedule.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working with RC-135 units, IC-wide mission partners, and local stakeholders involved in collection, processing, exploitation, and dissemination, as well as deep experience in the utilization of classified tools enabling this mission.

  • Advanced analysis skills; 451/452 graduate preferred.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00

Covid Guidance

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit

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