Wood Consulting Mission Support Specialist, Sr. in Columbia, Maryland

WOOD is currently hiring a Sr. Mission Support Specialist to join our team in the Columbia, MD area. The Sr. Mission Support Specialist will be responsible for developing strategies and recommendations for optimization of collection.

  • Trouble shooting signal and data-flow related to SIGINT systems

  • Define systems requirements, developing technical solutions, functional analysis, conduct trade studies and perform test 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 routing process

  • Concept design, fabrication, software integration and configuration, HW/SW testing, and installation

*All Candidates must have a TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph

  • Minimum of seven (7) years collection experience

  • A Bachelors degree in related discipline

  • Knowledge of National SIGINT Requirements Process, SIGINT collection systems, and corporate enterprise repositories

  • Shall have hands on experience with system tasking, configuration, number normalization, survey, basic signal analysis, interpretation of system health indicators and parameters, and data flow processes

  • 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 missions performance

  • Shall have five (5) years 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

  • 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

  • Experience with any of the following SIGINT tools: MARINA, PINWALE, NUCLEON, SCORPIOFORE, and ANCHOR

Individual Capabilities desired:

  • 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 an able to manage individual schedule

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

WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.

WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

ID: N-1985

External Company URL: www.woodcons.com

Post End Date: 1/6/2019