Job ID: 2119474
Location: DAHLGREN, VA, United States
Date Posted: Dec 28, 2021
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC is seeking an AEGIS Weapons Analyst in the Dahlgren VA area!
The Weapons Analyst will analyze the interoperability of the SPY 1 and SPY 6 radars, the SM-3 missile and the other elements of the Aegis Weapons System. The Analyst develops and/or utilizes analytic tools, techniques, and processes for technical and/or administrative support activities. The most qualified candidates will apply oral and written communication skills to senior Program Leadership.
Analyze the interoperability of the SPY 1 and SPY 6 radars, the SM-3 missile and the other elements of the Aegis Weapons System
Analyze the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) and evaluate their effectiveness
Contributes to and may lead the planning and implementation of large programs
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate
7+ years of experience
Knowledge of the workings and alignment of the Aegis Weapons System (AWS)
Knowledge of the Data/Communication between AWS and the weapons from detection through engagement is required
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance
Missile defense-related or other DoD programs/projects is desired, as well as a Top Secret Clearance. In some cases, military education can be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s (with Associate’s degree) and Master’s degree (with Bachelor’s degree).
***Salary is dependent upon experience and level.
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.
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