Computer Scientist (UAS - Embedded Systems) with Security Clearance

Employer
CACI
Location
Charlottesville, Virginia
Posted
Apr 09, 2024
Closes
May 01, 2024
Ref
2745439200
Position Type
Scientist
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Computer Scientist (UAS - Embedded Systems) Job Category: Engineering Time Type: Full time Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI Employee Type: Regular Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10% Type of Travel: Local CACI has an exciting opportunity for talented computer scientist to provide military capabilities analysis on foreign ground forces required by warfighting commanders, the force modernization and research and development communities, DoD, and National policymakers. Our team supports the DoD's assessing foreign systems including firmware and software to identify vulnerabilities. Primary Job Responsibilities: Comprehensive research and analysis focused on foreign UAS software, firmware and/or embedded software.
Analytical efforts will leverage available threat system intelligence to characterize the capabilities and identify vulnerabilities of a foreign UAS.
Identify customer requirements, Intelligence Community (IC) priorities, intelligence gaps, collection opportunities, and new technology or system developments to plan analytical products.
Develop intelligence products and performs expansive intelligence analyst duties.
Possess a thorough understanding of intelligence analytic concepts and open-source software to monitor, assess, and report on unmanned control software; knowledge of embedded software is a must.
Develop reports and briefings.
Develop analytic approaches and recommendations to problems and situations for which data are incomplete, controversial, or which no precedence exists. Required Qualifications: Combination of software development and/or computer science/software engineering background to gain detailed understanding of UAS software, firmware and/or embedded software.
Knowledge of embedded software is a must.
Knowledge or experience with unmanned control software.
Experience with open-source software.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to function independently and within a teamed environment.
Attend analytical tradecraft training during onboarding - Implement analytical tradecraft on the job. Desired Qualifications: Knowledge of unmanned aerial systems and related devices. Previous work within the intelligence community. What We Can Offer You: We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
For over 60 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success. Company Overview: CACI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic. Pay Range: There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, geographic location, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. At CACI, you will receive comprehensive benefits such as; healthcare, wellness, financial, retirement, family support, continuing education, and time off benefits. Learn more here The proposed salary range for this position is: $89,500-$188,000