UAS Pilot- Deployable

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, United States of America
Nov 23, 2022
Dec 23, 2022
Full Time
UAS Pilot- Deployable
Job Profile:
Intelligence P3

JR Type:
Job Category:
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Percentage of Travel Required:
Up to 75%
Type of Travel:
Continental US, Outside Continental US, Outside Continental US - Hazard
Program/Opportunity Name:
Program | CBTA
Referral Bonus Plan:

Job Description:

What You'll Get to Do:

What You'll Get to Do:
  • Responsible for the acquisition, fabrication, modification, programming, and maintenance of multi-rotor and fixed-wing COTS UAS platforms for training and test events.
  • Launches and recovers the air vehicle, performs pre-flight, in flight, and post flight checks.
  • Ability to travel CONUS and OCONUS (to possible conflict areas) on short notice in order to disseminate relevant threat information.
  • Assist with vulnerability site assessments to inform analyst team about possible use of UAS.
  • Coordinate with national and international intelligence agencies to develop data sharing capability, trend analysis and procedures.
  • Plan, coordinate, and act as safety officer for flight operations during training and test events.
  • Provide comprehensive technical red-team analysis.
  • Perform all functional duties independently
  • Work and live in a small team environment.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

Extensive experience with COTS multi-rotor and fixed-wing aircraft, to include hobbyist UAS experience
  • Active Secret security clearance with ability to obtain a TS/SCI security clearance.
  • Experience instructing large groups of low and high ranking personnel in a military environment.
  • BA/BS with 0-3yrs experience; or AA/AS and 4 years of experience; or HS/GED and 6 years of experience.
  • Experience with COTS multi-rotor and fixed-wing aircraft, to include hobbyist UAS experience
  • Demonstrate experience in pre-deployment training and knowledge exchange supporting field training exercises (FTX), Validation Exercises (VALEX), and other technical exchange events.
  • Must be able to obtain a Certified FAA UAS Pilot License.
  • Must be able to successfully complete CRC and deploy to CENTCOM theater.
  • Must be able to obtain an Amateur Radio Technician License.
  • Experience with all RPV (land, air, and sea) and ability to design/fabricate with limited instructions or pre-built kits.
  • Ability to research emerging RPV technologies, describe their advantages, and the impact to DoD capabilities.
  • Knowledge of the Military Decision Making Process (MDMP).
  • Ability to take technical RPV knowledge and inform/instruct others about the technology, capabilities, and limitations, and impacts to DoD capabilities.
  • Proficient in utilizing standard MS Office computer applications and intelligence related automation to support analytical efforts and product development.
  • Define and carry out scenarios (in test events or training events) in which RPV technology can be utilized.
  • Ability to understand and interpret customer requirements to influence correct use of the RPV technology at technical exchange events or test events.
  • Ability to perform independently while in other locations and interacting with other organizations and military units.
  • Ability to communicate and function effectively in a team environment.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • experience with Group 2+/3 UAS, specifically the Penguin B and Penguin C platforms.
  • Experience working with a GFR.
  • Manned pilot experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret sectional, VFR Terminal Area, And World Aeronautical Charts
  • Experience communicating and coordinating with Air Traffic Control
  • operation and control of aircraft between pilots and other air traffic facilities
  • Knowledge of a wide array of UAS components and UAS flight control software i.e Pix Hawk, Dragon Link, RC Transmitters, Mission Planner etc.

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 55 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 Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.

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