FISINT Analyst with Security Clearance

Herndon, Virginia
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 09, 2024
Safety / Security
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next! When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We've got what you're looking for. Job Description: Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Foreign Instrumentation Signals Intelligence (FISINT) Analyst to join our team! The FISINT analyst will engage mission partners and the Intelligence Community (IC) to research, develop, integrate, and test, tasking, collection, processing, exploitation, and dissemination capabilities. They engage mission partners and the Intelligence Community (IC) to research, develop, integrate, and test tasking, collection, processing, exploitation, and dissemination capabilities for counter-unmanned aircraft systems (C-UAS) supporting the TENCAP E3I mission. What You'll Be Doing: Conduct analysis and reporting on FISINT telemetry data, specifically unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) uplink traffic.
Research unclassified and classified databases for use in written products.
Research support for analysts who produce Intelligence Community reports and briefings as well as direct support to current operations.
Research, authors, and coordinate threat assessments to support the Commander and/or leaders in the U.S. civilian intelligence community.
Present, discuss, and defend assessments to intelligence community and technical community.
Identifies signals of interest.
Develops selection and filtration criteria on target based on protocols, signal parameters.
Coordinates with NSA Collection and Signal Development Organizations.
Performs target systems analysis to identify potential signals associated with adversary weapons systems, platforms, and signals.
Accurately documents signal parameters for reporting within compliant NSA dissemination vehicles.
Performs analysis of collected signals at the bit level (protocol level for senior analyst).
Creates working aids, Confluence pages, Tradecraft HUB articles, technical reports. What Required Skills You'll Bring: Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility
Ability to measure and discern the level of threat that the collection platform poses and forward that critical information to higher commands in a timely manner.
Ability to travel CONUS and OCONUS (to possible conflict areas) on short notice in order to disseminate relevant threat information.
Understands signal theory (power, frequency, modulation, phase, polarity, propagation), modulation techniques (AM, FM, BPSK, FSK, QPSK, PSK, QAM, PCM), multiple access strategies (FDMA, TDMA, CDMA, MxDMA), encoding/decoding transmission (physical layer), familiar with signal technologies and standards (DVB-S2, iDirect, HughesNET, etc.), satellites and orbitology (GEO, HEO, LEO), linear recursive sequences, convolutional coding, protocol stacks.
Understanding of OSI model, standard protocols (TCP, UDP), IP based networks (IPv6, IPv4), IP subnetting, CIDRs.
Capable of translating requirements into technical tasks.
Capable of translating technical information into understandable concepts. What Desired Skills You'll Bring: Experience with C-UAS and/or Digital Signal Processing software and hardware
Experience with RF hardware and software systems
Experience working with MBSE and agile development programs and tools Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Top Secret This position is part of our Federal Solutions team. Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what's next to deliver the solutions our customers need now. Salary Range: $83,300.00 - $227,900.00 We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle! The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates. Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company's core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+. We truly invest and care about our employee's wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest-APPLY TODAY!