ELINT Signals Analyst - Level 1
Clearance: TS/SCI with Polygraph
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Zavda was founded in 2006 and is a SDB certified, Service Disabled Veteran owned, and Woman owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sector. Zavda is looking for a ELINT Signals Analyst.
The ESA is responsible for technical ELINT signals analysis of developmental and operational systems derived from radar emissions; jammer and other electronic attack emanations. The ELINT Signals Analyst (ESA) shall also provide insight, advice, mentoring, and technical guidance to other government analysts on analysis problems encountered by the Global TechSIGINT Weapons and Space communities and its customer/partner set.
- Develop accurate signal chronologies and determine relationship between related signals.
- Provide feedback to improve ELINT tasking and/or produce tuning updates for national processors to improve automated ELINT reporting.
- Ability to update or create entries for the national ELINT database (e.g. Combined Emitter Database) according to established standards.
- Ability to analyze multiple data sets and to use ELINT terminology to present cohesive analysis findings in the proper ELINT products in accordance with current SIGINT reporting standards.
- Incorporate range/velocity corridor plots, MTI interpretation, bistatic reflection analysis, P-cubed measurements (power, pattern, polarization), new signal identification, and multiple SIGINT formats.
- Ability to screen and decimate large data files to meet customer requirements.
- Specialized technical ELINT experience required shall be defined in the TTO and the Contractor shall staff based on these requirements.
- Ability to use signals analysis tools, techniques, and procedures to make precise measurements of ELINT parameters, such as, radio frequency, inter/intrapulse modulation, pulse duration, and scan.
Education / Experience:
- Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Science, or Computer Science
- Possess at least 6 years of technical ELINT experience.
- ELINT collection, processing, or screening experience may account for no more than 3 years of this technical ELINT analysis requirement.
- In lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree, 10 years of technical ELINT experience is required with ELINT collection, processing, or screening experience accounting for no more than 3 years of this technical ELINT analysis requirement.
- A Master’s Degree in the fields as described above may be substituted for 2 years of technical ELINT experience.
- A Ph.D. in the fields as described above may be substituted for 3 years of experience.
- In the case of advanced degrees, a minimum of 3 years technical ELINT experience is required and ELINT collection, processing, or screening experience may not replace this minimum requirement for technical ELINT experience.
Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veteran/Female/Minorities/Individual with Disabilities. With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that with benefit the national security missions. Zavda prides itself to providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.