RF Wireless Engineer Technical Specialist

Perspecta Inc. Chantilly , VA 22022

Posted 1 week ago

Overview:

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strongstands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities

The candidate will provide analyst expertise support to a United States Government (USG) customer and will be an active contributing member of a security vulnerability and computer forensic analysis team

The candidate will provide Radio Frequency (RF) expertise to a United States Government (USG) customer and will be an active contributing member of a RF security vulnerability and analysis team. The candidate must be able to provide trending and pattern analysis support and will be responsible for reviewing operational traffic, researching unclassified and classified data sets, preparing target packages, and providing briefings and products for senior USG officers. In addition, the candidate will provide guidance, case management, and support to field collection operations. The candidate must exercise excellent social acumen and operational judgment and be able to respond quickly to high priority tasking. The candidate must understand the importance of using tradecraft to minimize exposure. The candidate should have a comfort level with speaking as s/he may be required to brief assessments at various forums across the Intelligence Community. Furthermore, the ideal candidate will:

  • Conduct RF testing, forensics, and analysis using commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) and/or customer provided tools,

  • Support cyber security initiatives through both predictive and reactive analysis, articulating emerging trends to leadership and staff.

  • Provide management with discrepancy reports and end user documentation.

  • Communicate daily with program managers, management, customer representatives, and end users to ensure delivery of quality products.

Qualifications:

Qualifications

  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Engineering, CS, Math, Physics or related field with focus on RF systems and technologies

  • Demonstrated familiarization with waveform engineering and analysis

  • Demonstrated familiarity with RF testing and RF analysis

  • Proven ability to research and analyze data from a variety of sources and to present findings in clear and concise written reports

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of software development and some demonstrated proficiency in scripting and/or programming languages and database development

  • Demonstrated ability to work well with teams or individually with minimal supervision

Desired Qualifications:

  • MS degree in technical field

  • Experience within IC community

  • Experience with planning and/or participating in red team exercises

  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals

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