Wood Consulting SIGDEV Analyst, Principal in Ft. Meade, Maryland

​The Principal SIGDEV Analyst will provide expert level analytic support to planned and deployed systems. The candidate must have recent hands on experience with access analysis, target development, and engineering analysis associated with existing customer systems.

All candidates must have an active Top Secret clearance with Polygraph

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of five (5) years' experience and in-depth demonstrated knowledge of SIGINT Development analytic support

  • Within the last seven (7) years, a minimum of five (5) years' experience in at least three (3) of the specializations:

  • Signal Analysis: Individual shall have analysis experience with modern digital/optical telecommunications systems, to include Bell, CEPT, or SDH/PDH digital communications signals and the payload data within these signal structures. Individual shall have analysis experience with randomization, forward error correction and performing bit-level analysis of computer communications protocols. Shall be able to generate analysis reports

  • Modern Telecommunications System and Networks: Individual shall have experience in modern digital telecommunications systems and protocols, to include: Optical Transport Network (OTN) Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM), Synchronous Optical Networks (SONET), SDH and PDH, LAN/WAN Networks, IP Networks, and ATM switches. The individual shall have experience in the study, design, exploitation, or implementation of communication networks with these technologies

  • Telephony Switching System: Individual shall have experience in telephony switching system networks, to include normalization and mapping. This experience shall be in switching systems and dialing standards most commonly used in today’s international networks and telephony systems. Shall be able to generate component/system specifications as well as identify solutions

  • Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in internet communications. This experience shall be with metadata, protocols, addressing, and routing of today’s internet and computer systems

  • Cellular/Personal Communications Systems: Individual shall have experience in studying, designing, developing, exploiting, and/or testing components or systems that modulate or demodulate mobile cellular/personal communications systems. Individual shall have experience with the various standards associated with these 2G/3G/4G systems. Individual shall have experience with the cellular communication processes to include frequency reuse, cell splitting, self-location, paging, call initiation, hand-off, and roaming

  • The candidate must have recent hands on experience with access analysis, target development, and engineering analysis associated with existing customer systems.

  • Must have SIGNIFICANT experience with Protocol Analysis.

  • Demonstrated expertise, specific to the customer and tools, in the following areas is required:

  • Digital network analysis and pulg-in development

  • Environmental knowledge and target development

  • Understanding of modern telecommunications networks

  • Experience supporting COSMO operators and mission partners in sustaining and optimizing COSMO systems

An Equal 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: 2019C-0436

External Company Name: WOOD Consulting Services

External Company URL: www.woodcons.com