BigBear.ai Communications Engineer III in Lexington, Massachusetts
Overview BigBear.ai is seeking an experienced Communications Engineer to join the Survivable Airborne Operations Center (SAOC) Program at Hanscom AFB. The SAOC program is a Major Defense Acquisition Program tasked with leading the development and delivery of the replacement fleet for the E-4B National Airborne Operations (NAOC). The E-4B fleet provides airborne national level command and control (C2) in support of SecDef and other national security leadership. The assigned Communications Engineer will work in direct support of government engineers and program managers through the acquisition cycle of the program. What you will do Assist in the development of SAOC communications technical requirements and their compliance to development, test, sustainment and operations for voice, line-of-sight (LOS), and beyond-line-of-sight (BLOS) datalink communication systems for the SAOC fleet Analyze communication terminals, satellite relays, internet and broadband technologies and wireless telephone services and oversee development, integration and fielding of communications equipment for the SAOC fleet In support of government engineers/program managers, develop and implement plans and procedures to effectively manage the aircraft communications network in accordance with established DoD Acquisition processes Manage the communication systems interfaces to facilitate their integration with the weapon systems Assist the government program office in managing the activities of the communications system design and builds throughout the lifecycle phases. Analyze and recommend communications network and spectrum requirements Recommend and maintain SAOC network architecture and infrastructure Participating in Program Office Working groups and other meetings to provide input to aircraft communications needs for the program What you need to have Clearance: Must possess and maintain an active Secret clearance (with ability to upgrade to a TS clearance) BA/BS degree with 5+ years of experience, or; Advanced Degree (MA/MS) with 3+ years of experience, or; PhD with some professional experience Demonstrated ability to work effectively on a team and to lead and direct the work of others. What we'd like you to have An active Top Secret security clearance is desired About BigBear.ai A leader in decision dominance for more than 20 years, BigBear.ai operationalizes artificial intelligence and machine learning at scale through its end-to-end data analytics platform. The Company uses its proprietary AI/ML technology to support its customers’ decision-making processes and deliver practical solutions that work in complex, realistic and imperfect data environments. BigBear.ai’s composable AI-powered platform solutions work together as often as they stand alone: Observe (data ingestion and conflation), Orient (composable machine learning at scale), and Dominate (visual anticipatory intelligence and optimization). BigBear.ai’s customers, which include the U.S. Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, the U.S. Federal Government, as well as customers in the commercial sector, rely on BigBear.ai’s high value software products and technology to analyze information, identify and manage risk, and support mission critical decision making. Headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, BigBear.ai has additional locations in Virginia, Massachusetts, Michigan, and California. BigBear.ai will request COVID-19 vaccination status information as part of the onboarding process.