Electrical Engineer / Computer Engineer - Entry Level with Security Clearance

San Antonio, Texas
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 08, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
R- Description Leidos Defense Systems is seeking a talented Electrical Engineer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, LDS provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions. LDS' San Antonio office analyzes vulnerabilities in DoD developed systems using advanced electronic equipment. The team must stay on the cutting edge of technology to assess a wide varied of systems and communication architectures, including but not limited to: unattended ground sensors (UGS), cellular networks, tactical communications, surveillance systems, unmanned systems (UxS), satellite communication, and Radars. The group stresses each system to the breaking point while emulating an adversarial red team. The testing is conducted in both lab and test range environments and the team must document the findings for the customer. The end goal is to ensure that equipment utilized by the Warfighter is secure when fielded. Primary Responsibilities: Replicate and create open-source and commercially available adversary-specific threat and attack methodologies.
Conduct assessments to identify vulnerabilities and mitigations for rapidly developed, experimental, and fielded technologies.
Provide full mission profile analysis and contested spectrum environments to assist with tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP) development. Qualifications: Position will require a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering with a final GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Experience should be in one of the following technical areas: RF Engineering, Electronic Warfare (EW), SIGINT, digital signal processing (DSP), or software-defined radios (SDR).
Experience with RF equipment, such as spectrum analyzers, signal generators, network analyzers, and vector signal analyzers.
Competent technical writing.
Approximately 20% travel is expected.
Candidate must be able to obtain a DoD Security Clearance. Candidate must be a resident of the San Antonio, TX area or willing to relocate to the San Antonio, Texas area. Desired Skills: Experience with software defined radio is a huge plus.
Experience with Linux
An active Secret or Top Secret Clearance is ideal. Security Requirements: Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Top Secret/SSBI Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Final Top Secret Clearance. Original Posting Date: 2024-02-27
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above. Pay Range: Pay Range $53,950.00 - $97,525.00 The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.