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Acoustic Analyst and Tactics Advisor

ThayerMahan is looking for an experienced acoustic analyst and tactics advisor to join our rapidly growing team. The selected individual will work as part of a team which processes, analyzes, and reports on acoustic sensor data. The specific tasks are to analyze undersea acoustic data using state-of-the-art equipment and algorithms in a post processing or near-real time command and control environment and will develop a rudimentary contact solution.

Preferred candidates will possess the following:

  • Requires minimum 5-8 years’ experience in US Navy as a submarine sonar technician or similar experience with strong credentials in sonar (submarine, surface ship, and/or IUSS) systems operation and employment.
  • General knowledge of the physics of underwater sound and acoustic signal processing.
  • General knowledge of contact/target motion analysis techniques.
  • An understanding of subjective analysis and acoustic sensor certification methodology.
  • Experience in the use of MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, and related software packages.
  • Support at-sea data collection and analysis as required.
  • A current Final SECRET level security clearance is required.