Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Cross Mission Lead - TS/SCI Cleared

SAIC - Chantilly, VA4.0

SAIC is seeking a Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Cross Mission Lead in Chantilly, VA. Job responsibilities to include:

Advocate for Cross Mission / Cross Platform SIGINT collection.
Lead end-to-end (E2E) closure of the mission thread for new satellite system with new payloads.
Develop operational CONOPs.
Support the development of models, scenarios, and plans.
Lead interactions with mission management, collection, and mission processing functions.
Conduct data quality and performance assessments.
Collaborate as necessary with other program colleagues, the System Enterprise, Users and Oversight Stakeholders and development contractors.
Provide subject matter expertise support to satellite engineers and integrated product teams.
Support the training of mission operators and analysts.
Identify early, pre- launch test opportunities to reduce risk and on- orbit validation test durations.
Work with other SIGINT staff members and Users, support the definition of the next generation mission capabilities.
Ensure significant ground capabilities support core mission functionality.
Prepare the mission for Transition to operations.
Understand the mission data flow from the satellite sensor through processing.


Bachelors Degree
14+ years professional experience

Required Skills:
10+ years' experience with SIGINT systems.
Experience working in a satellite systems program office (SPO) or satellite development facility.
Travel within the US at least every other month.

Desired Skills:
In-depth knowledge of SIGINT systems.
Knowledge of subject systems and their collection capabilities.
Technical Master's degree.
Experience in all phases of space systems life- cycle.

Required Clearances:
TS/SCI with Polygraph.

TS/SCI with Polygraph.


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