Leidos Mclean , VA 22107
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Electronic Warfare Specialist (EWS) is a Subject Matter Expert working in a small, close-knit crew environment providing exciting, yet unconventional technical expertise in support of Air Force mission requirements.
The EWS leverages their aviation and EW experience and critical-thinking prowess to develop tactics and techniques to counter emerging threats associated with the mission. The EWS will also work and coordinate with DoD entities and agencies to facilitate cutting-edge product development to ensure client capabilities meet current and future objectives. The EWS possesses an in-depth understanding of the key factors in aircraft survivability and combat mission planning to ensure client objectives are met.
TOP SECRET / SCI clearance is required. The work schedule may be dynamic in nature. No overseas deployment is required.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: This highly-desired position offers a qualified candidate the unique opportunity to make good use of years of military Electronic Warfare training and Aviation experience.
Bachelor's degree (or equivalent experience) and minimum of 8 years' aviation experience in Electronic Warfare. Graduate of military technical training courses such as Electronic Warfare Officer, Navy Aviation Electronic Warfare School, or Air Battle Manager, or Navy Airborne Early Warning School.
DESIRED SKILLS: Minimum of 6 years as an Air Force EWO/WSO (RC-135, EC-130 Compass Call), Air Force Air Battle Manager (AWACS, E-2C/D), Navy ECMO/WSO (EA-6B Prowler, EA-18G Growler), or EP-3E EW Operator.
Deployed operational experience as an airborne Electronic Warfare SME is highly desired. BS or BSE desired.
Travel: ~10%. Position does not deploy outside CONUS.
Potential for Teleworking: No
External Referral Eligible.
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 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers.
Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.