Aerospace/Materials Engineer- UAS Analyst with Security Clearance

Charlottesville, Virginia
Jun 19, 2024
Jul 17, 2024
Engineering, Aerospace
Position Type
Analyst, Engineer
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Aerospace/Materials Engineer- UAS Analyst 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 is seeking a Mechanical / Materials UAS Analyst to perform and manage the production of various products in coordination with project and program leadership. In this position you will research and exploit key data sources to assess technical capabilities of foreign UAS systems and loitering munitions. You will also leverage and apply engineering expertise to developing weapon technology, combat environments, and tactics to develop assessments of intentions and capabilities, limitations, and vulnerabilities of military systems and technologies. Primary Responsibilities: Integrate and analyze technical information on foreign weapons systems and technologies. This includes knowledge and expertise in advanced materials manufacturing, advanced energetic materials, and structure/property relationships as they pertain to weapon system design and implementation. Determine technical omissions, discrepancies, and reliability of all-source material by applying known technical constraints on equipment operation or technology application, and extrapolating from established data on foreign equipment characteristics, foreign research and development (R&D) and production capabilities.
Conduct analysis of current and future system capabilities, limitations, and/or vulnerabilities resulting in the production of comprehensive all-source assessments. Utilize engineering analysis reports of assessed technical capabilities to populate and maintain databases on conventional weapons and systems. Develop or support models and simulations to determine operational characteristics including potential terminal effects on targets. Previous or current experience with UAS/UAV including, payloads and munitions found on and carried by UAS is preferred. Background or understanding of UAS armor systems; materials, properties, etc.
Understanding of military intelligence - worked with military, systems, payloads, etc. Minimum Education and Experience Required: BA/BS degree in a related scientific field (Materials, Mechanical, Chemical, etc.) 5+ years of experience as an Engineer on DoD related programs and projects. Basic Qualifications: Active in scope DoD TS/SCI security clearance. Must be willing to obtain a CI Polygraph Ability to conduct analysis and produce comprehensive technical assessments that include independent research and technical writing. Must possess the ability to work independently with minimal oversight while maintaining focus on research objectives defined by the client. 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. - What You Can Expect: A culture of integrity. At CACI, we place character and innovation at the center of everything we do. As a valued team member, you'll be part of a high-performing group dedicated to our customer's missions and driven by a higher purpose - to ensure the safety of our nation. An environment of trust. CACI takes pride in fostering a diverse and accessible culture where every individual feels supported to chart their own path. You'll have the autonomy to take the time you need through a unique flexible time off benefit and have access to robust learning resources to make your ambitions a reality. A focus on continuous growth. Together, we will advance our nation's most critical missions, build on our lengthy track record of business success, and find opportunities to break new ground - in your career and in our legacy. Your potential is limitless. So is ours. Learn more about CACI here. 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: $74,600-$156,700 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.