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The Airborne Mission Operations (AMO) Division within the Airborne Solutions Operation of Leidos currently has an opening for a Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) / Electronic Warfare (EW) Subject Matter Expert (SME) supporting multiple manned ISR programs. The SIGINT/EW SME will be responsible for developing solution concepts, integrating capabilities, defining TTPs, and supporting the sustainment of multiple types of SIGINT and EW systems.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development and integration of SIGINT/EW capabilities on aviation platforms
  • Support the modernization and sustainment of SIGINT/EW systems on aviation platforms
  • Provide SIGINT/EW SME support and training to program mission system operators and technicians
  • Support internal research and development (IRAD) efforts and transition technology into relevant programs
  • Develop requirements for integration of SIGINT/EW systems on airborne platforms
  • Develop and execute verification and validation activities for integrated SIGINT/EW systems
  • Evaluation of hardware and software standards to determine limitations that could impact HW/SW convergence, and proposals to reduce those limitations
  • Integration of COTS/GOTS SW into multi-functional RF systems. This SW may provide any range of RF capabilities (SIGINT, EW, Cyber, etc.) or analytical tools supporting exploitation of the electromagnetic spectrum (EMS)
  • Remain current on relevant SIGINT and EW capabilities across industry, government, and academia

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Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree and eight (8)+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with six (6)+ years of prior relevant experience. Direct experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
  • Eight (8)+ years of experience as an aircrew member operating tactical SIGINT/EW systems
  • Current DOD Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD TS/SCI
  • Previous intelligence or operations experience providing analysis of multi-source information
  • Experience with joint cryptologic operations
  • Previous ISR mission/intelligence product support experience
  • Advanced signals analysis experience
  • Airborne TECHELINT and OPELINT experience
  • Strong understanding of frequency agile signals
  • Experience integrating SIGINT/EW systems on airborne platforms

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active DOD TS/SCI
  • Experience with tactical processing, exploitation, and dissemination architectures/ capabilities that support RF data collection and analysis in austere mission locations
  • Air-to-Air and Air-to-Ground communications and mission coordination experience
  • Previous ISR instructor/evaluator experience in a combat environment
  • Previous experience with line-of sight and beyond-line-of-sight data links
  • Previous ICS communication experience
  • Be willing to deploy to various OCONUS operating locations
  • Current FAA Class II Medical Certificate
  • Successfully completed FAA High altitude chamber / physiological training

Familiarity with the below a plus:

  • MORA, MOSA, SOSA, CMOSS, GNU Radio, VICTORY, FPGA, Java, Python, C, C++, SOAP, REST, Linux, databases, cryptography, advanced SDR applications


Original Posting Date:

While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $87,100.00 - $157,450.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Job ID: Leidos-R-00131050-OTHLOC-PL-2D4661
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Company Outings
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Volunteer Time Off
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
    • Profit Sharing
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Internship Program
    • Leadership Training Program