Signals Analyst - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first.  At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Signals Analyst to join our team in the Laurel, MD area. The position is part of a team that provides database analytic support to Electronic Warfare community to help resolve discrepancies between observed and assessed information to ensure database quality.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing data manipulation and tagging to support extended-enterprise collaboration, information sharing, and the FMS program.
  • Performing technical reference file training to a worldwide user base.
  • Assisting in testing and evaluation of CED functions.
  • Performing quality control of the databases for all current and legacy systems.
  • Performing data sanitization, dissemination, and distribution of technical reports

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Mathematics, or Computer Science and 5 years of technical experience of analysis, processing, collection, and reporting experience or 10 years of experience with no degree.
  • Experiencing in providing feedback on intelligence collected to improve the quality, quantity, duration, and appropriateness of collection activities.
  • Knowledge of principles, methods, and applications of communication theory to include signal processing, decision theory, estimation theory, modulation-demodulation, multiplexing, forward error-correction, and randomizers.
  • Knowledge of collection capabilities, limitations, and conflicts for all platforms and sources; knowledge of data flow to ensure collection volume and quality.
  • Experience with data processing using mapping tools, algorithms, intelligence reports, and display tools.
  • Experience with communication devices, technology, characteristics, components, functions, capabilities, and operations, to include high-powered cordless phones (HPCP’s), digital and analog push-to-talk (PTT), cellular phones, satellite phones, and VSATs.
  • Knowledge of intermediate digital signals processing related to digitizing analog signals, deinterleaving, digitization, signal-to-noise ratio, filtering, and Doppler corrections.
  • Ability to participate in target research to query, retrieve, analyze, and integrate large amounts of information and signal data; recognize relationships between traffic and tasking; identify potential collection opportunities and enhancements.
  • Ability to identify standard and non-standard formats and protocols in RF COMEXT data (e.g., packetized data, proprietary data or data masking).
  • Experience in documenting analytic findings
  • Experience in providing input to an operator for updating or creating entries for appropriate knowledge databases.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with customer Combined Emitter Database (CED)

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Current and active TS/SCI with polygraph based upon a SSBI

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of time
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer

Ability for clear communication with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering pre

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