Protected Distribution System (PDS)/TEMPEST Engineer with Security Clearance

General Dynamics Information Technology
North Charleston, South Carolina
May 17, 2024
May 25, 2024
Engineering, Systems
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
REQ#: RQ166996 Requisition Type: Regular Your Impact Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense's mission to keep our country safe and secure. Job Description Electronics Engineer Job Duties and Responsibilities Conducting PDS Design Reviews The PDS/TEMPEST Engineer is responsible for conducting PDS design reviews in coordination with the Govt SME to ensure that Navy communication systems and equipment comply with Department of Defense (DoD) and Navy PDS requirements. This involves reviewing system designs, schematics, and layouts to identify any potential vulnerabilities or risks to the PDS. Performing PDS Inspections of Navy Command Facilities In addition to conducting design reviews, the PDS/TEMPEST Engineer is also responsible for performing PDS inspections of Navy command facilities in coordination with the Govt SME. This involves conducting site visits and identifying potential vulnerabilities or risks to the PDS. Reviewing Navy TEMPEST Requirements Questionnaires (TRQs) The PDS/TEMPEST Engineer is also responsible for reviewing Navy TEMPEST Requirements Questionnaires (TRQs) and coordinating with the Govt SME to ensure that systems and facilities meet TEMPEST standards. This involves reviewing equipment specifications, schematics, and other technical documentation to ensure that equipment meets TEMPEST requirements. Performing TEMPEST Inspections and Testing of Equipment In addition to reviewing TRQs, the PDS/TEMPEST Engineer is responsible for performing TEMPEST inspections and testing of equipment in coordination with the Govt SME. This involves using specialized equipment and software to test equipment for electromagnetic emissions and other potential vulnerabilities. Working Collaboratively with Other Engineers, Technicians, and Government Personnel The PDS/TEMPEST Engineer must be able to work collaboratively with other engineers, technicians, and government personnel. This involves providing technical guidance and support, as well as working closely with other stakeholders to ensure that PDS and TEMPEST requirements are met. The Engineer must be able to communicate effectively and work collaboratively in a team environment. The PDS/TEMPEST Engineer will be overseen and trained as needed by government personnel. Other duties will include monitoring functional e-mail boxes for the group and facilitating communication with Navy commands and Govt SMEs, uploading TEMPEST and PDS records to a sharepoint database, and helping communicate official correspondence to various Navy customers and commands. Training The PDS/TEMPEST Engineer must be able attend government training courses on a 1-time basis for a total of 6 weeks, not to be all at once, at Lackland AFB in San Antonio, TX. WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
• Education: Bachelor of Science in Engineering
• Required Experience: 1-3 years of related experience
• Security Clearance Level: Must be able to obtain a SECRET clearance with the potential to go up to TS/SCI.
• Preferred Skills: TEMPEST EMSEC TSCM EMI/EMC Electronics Testing Electronics Equipment Familiarization Technical Security Policy Physical Security Policy Information Security Policy
• Location: North Charleston, SC
•US Citizenship Required •Travel: The PDS/TEMPEST engineer must be able to travel CONUS and OCONUS at minimum 25% during a given government fiscal period. GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
• Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home.
• 401K with company match
• Comprehensive health and wellness packages
• Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
• Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
• Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
• Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays. Work Requirements .cls-1 fill:none;stroke:;stroke-miterlimit:10;stroke-width:2px Years of Experience 2 + years of related experience may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree .cls-2 fill:none;stroke:;stroke-miterlimit:10;stroke-width:2px Certification Travel Required 25-50% .cls-3 fill:none;stroke:;stroke-miterlimit:10 Citizenship U.S. Citizenship Required Salary and Benefit Information The likely salary range for this position is $72,250 - $97,750. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range. View information about benefits and our total rewards program. About Our Work We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology. GDIT 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, or veteran status, or any other protected class.