RF Engineer FSP with Security Clearance
RF Engineer ACTIVE TS/SCI CLEARANCE with FS poly REQUIRED The RF Engineer will support analysis of integration/utilization of various RF technologies used to support operations. The customer is seeking expertise to assist with investigative efforts in the identifying and analyzing all or part of a component's existing or new peripheral, network, and telecommunications systems requirements, taking into consideration the special technology needs. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Conduct computer systems analysis, RF, and security vulnerability support services that include, but are not limited to the following areas: RF systems consultation; wireless RF communications systems; RF spectrum management; RF interference monitoring; electromagnetic compatibility; waveform and signals processing; LTE, SG, and other wireless technologies (eg, Internet of Things). Support services that include generating a wide-variety of analyses, reports, briefings, and point papers on a regular and ad-hoc basis as determined necessary throughout the period of performance. Analyze engineering requirements documentation to determine the impact of changes to requirements at any level of the systems engineering documentation process. The requirements documentation shall be examined to ascertain whether or not the rationale for a given change can be reviewed without the need to reconstruct the analysis process. Be able to use manual and/or automated tools to assist in the performance of daily activities and assignments. The Contractor shall provide continuing coordination and technical support to the customer through support on matters pertaining to on-going system requirements and engineering processes and activities; software and hardware lifecycle development and gate reviews; hardware and equipment acquisitions; enterprise architecture and other relevant duties as assigned. Monitor development activities with the intent to verify requisite RF IT security compliance is maintained throughout the systems development lifecycle Perform technical analysis of an RF system and base-end infrastructure to ensure it meets security criteria and mission constraints and to feed the analysis results back to the subsystem development teams as appropriate. Be familiar with Satellite, WiFi, and mobile communications architectures and general equipment designed from fundamental components, subsystem interfaces , system layouts, etc. Prepare analysis of technical data and information resulting from tests, studies, analysis, etc. Assist other technical personnel in the preparation of technical reports, graphs, and charts. Required skills: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, or Computer/Physical Science and 10+ years' experience. Equivalent work experience in a technical field will be considered. Expertise and skills to provide technical support in one or more of a wide range of RF technologies to include; terrestrial and space based RF communications , government and commercial satellite systems, commercial cellular and wireless, an understanding of 5G technologies and embedded software/firmware development. Working knowledge of the security and cyber concerns related to data management Familiarity with computer security, authentication, and cryptography Experience designing, developing, or deploying customized technical solutions for the Sponsor's unique intelligence mission. Ability to identify mission needs and foster creative and viable approaches to technical problems. Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills, foster teamwork and collaboration across cultural and organizational boundaries. Desired skills: Demonstrated experience providing technical support to Center operations. Demonstrated familiarity with the Center construct, Operations and Science/Technology mission overseas as they apply to field operations. Experience and familiarity with the secure communications mission as either a user or provider. Familiarity with secure communications equipment and product lines, including a general understanding on how that equipment is developed, prepared for deployment, tested, deployed, and maintained. Extensive expertise in development of terrestrial and space-based RF special communications Knowledge of Intelligence Community capabilities for secure technical support to operations. Geographic Location: Chantilly, Virginia Travel: Minimal TENICA and Associates LLC is a provider of government services and consulting solutions in the areas of national defense, homeland and cyber security. TENICA provides knowledgeable and experienced subject matter experts to perform a variety of professional services, logistics and supply chain management, crisis prevention and response, and information technology solutions to solve dynamic security challenges. Founded in 2008 and based in Alexandria, Virginia, TENICA is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned, Woman Owned, Small Business (SDVOB and WOSB) and is a participant in the Small Business Administration's 8(a) business development program. www.TENICA-GS.com TENICA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.