Electromagnetic Spectrum Specialist with Security Clearance

Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Apr 17, 2024
May 01, 2024
Safety / Security
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
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 Electromagnetic Spectrum Specialist to join our team! In this role you will get to perform integrated, multidisciplinary assessments that assess survivability of critical U.S. and allied national/theater mission systems, networks, architectures, infrastructures, and assets. The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Nuclear Enterprise Support Directorate (NE) performs integrated, multidisciplinary, assessments that assess survivability of critical U.S. and allied national/theater mission systems, networks, architectures, infrastructures, and assets. Blue Team assessments teams aim to ensure continuity to DoD missions and critical infrastructure by assessing the vulnerabilities and survivability of these infrastructure against a broad spectrum of threats including accidents, natural disasters, technological failure, information system attacks, terrorists, radio frequency weapons (RFW), sabotage, and weapons of mass destruction (WMD). What You'll Be Doing: Ability to assess disaster control and recovery, continuity of operations, and electromagnetic protection (e.g., electromagnetic pulse and radio frequency weapon susceptibility, lightning protection).
Shall conduct assessments of supporting Defense Critical Infrastructure to identify vulnerabilities which can be exploited by the Unmanned Aircraft System threats.
Apply radio frequency (RF) engineering principals to evaluate spectrum dependent technologies and shall be familiar with a wide variety of spectrum dependent systems including radars, communications, data links, satellite communications (SATCOM), and global positioning system (GPS) technologies.
Determine root causes and recommend methods of resolution and provide expert advice on the development, integration, operation of and planning for spectrum specific countermeasures. What Required Skills You'll Bring: 5+ years of relevant experience in the military, other Federal Government, or comparable civilian position in Cyberspace operations
Must be able to travel up to 20%
Must have a Valid US Passport
Master of Science degree in Physics or related field of study with demonstrable emphasis (academic or experience) in Electromagnetic Theory.
Must have Top Secret Clearance What Desired Skills You'll Bring: Ability to conduct assessments.
Be able to provide specific SME assistance to Technical Support Projects (TSPs)
Provide Design Review assistance and provide technical assistance to the Home Team. Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Top Secret SCI 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: $104,200.00 - $182,400.00 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, 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle! 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!