Mission Manager


Job Description:

Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Paid Parental Leave, Safe Work Environments and more. If this sounds like a place you can thrive, keep reading!

Program Summary

This contract is a large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large, collection systems. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.

Job Summary

Leidos is seeking a Mission Manager to support our customer in Annapolis Junction, MD. The Mission Manager will be responsible for developing strategies and recommendations for optimization of collection. The candidate shall provide mission manager support to systems and networks by using the customer's enterprise repositories to:

Provide value assessments based on collection and reporting trends
Derive network knowledge of the collection environment to meet the customer's strategic and mission prioritized needs
Partner with system engineers to design, integrate, and deploy additional system capabilities to further the system's mission performance

Additional Responsibilities

Developing strategies and recommendations for optimization of collection.
Trouble shooting signal and data-flows related to SIGINT systems.
Define system requirements, developing technical solutions, functional analysis, conduct trade studies and perform test and evaluation activities.
Responsible for SIGINT system and subsystem level tasking, configuration, normalization, survey, equipment configuration, basic signal analysis, interpretation of system health indications and parameters and routing process.
Concept design, fabrication, software integration and configuration, HW/SW testing, and installation.


Active TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance

Bachelor's degree or equivalent military education and/or directly related experience

Positions are available supporting experience levels ranging from 5 years to 25+ years of related experience

Must possess knowledge of National SIGINT Requirements Process, SIGINT collection systems, and corporate enterprise repositories.

Experience with SIGINT Systems Engineering support, as well as SIGINT Systems Integration.

Experience with customer's enterprise repositories to validate data flow.

Experience with any of the following: Signal Analysis, Modern Telecommunication System/Networks, Telephony Switching Systems, Communications Systems or Cellular/Personal Communication Systems.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required with the ability to present complex technology into layman terms.

Self- motivated, creative, willing to work as a member of a team, organized and able to manage individual schedule.

Ability to work in a dynamic environment and non-standard hours when needed

The candidate shall have experience with specialization in at least 2 of the following areas:

Signal Analysis
Modern Telecommunications Systems/Networks
Telephony Switching Systems
Internet Communication protocols
Cellular/Personal Communication Systems


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