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Job #: R-00100411
Location: Bedfordshire, GB
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Remote Type: No Remote
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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JOB TITLE:           System Integration & Test Engineer - [UK/Bedford]


The Aviation team in Bedford at Leidos currently has an opening for a System Integration & Test Engineer. The engineer will be responsible for testing software, hardware and test reporting for Security Detection & Automation systems.

The System Integration & Test Engineer will be working on a sophisticated suit of application testing their interfaces as well as other key back end technologies. Test Engineer will be fully immersed on all our security. In addition to this test analyst will be part of a team to help us deliver a large scale systems integration programme that is critical the overall worldwide aviation security infrastructure. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work independently and as part of a team.



  • Work independently, or with a team of software and systems test engineers; must be knowledgeable in industry-standard testing.

  • Working closely with Development Team sharing test result, and working with them to fix all potential bugs.

  • Edit, create, maintain, Test plans, assist with creation of test plans, procedures and reports detailing the test process and infrastructure to appropriately assess that products/deliverables meet defined requirements.

  • Test and Install internal software packages & 3rd party software

  • Test and install leidos built PC’S

  • Performance testing on our integrated systems

  • Testing new hardware (PC’S, Scanners, Monitors, etc. to see if they are fit for purpose)

  • Testing in-house and 3rd party software

  • Network testing.

Skills & Attributes

  • Fluent written and spoken English.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 to 2017 +.

  • Knowledge of Windows Server 2012 to 2016 +

  • High level of general IT knowledge.

  • Good working knowledge of Windows operating systems – Win7 , 10. And Linux

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Word and Excel minimum).

  • Full UK driving license.

  • Full UK passport

  • Experience in Functional Testing

  • Experience in Performance Testing

  • Experience in Integration Testing

  • Extensive experience analyzing requirements and design documentation

  • Experience with Mobile and Web Application testing

  • Extensive demonstrable experience developing test plans

  • Experience executing tests analysis and documenting results

  • Knowledge of Kubernetes

  • Experience in Agile Testing


  • Previous experience in a similar working environment and a wide ranging technical background


  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline

  • ISTQB Certified

Please note: - This role will be based at our Bedford UK facility. Suitable candidates MUST hold current right to live and work in the UK.

Pay Range:

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023.  For more information, visit

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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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If you believe you are the victim of a scam, contact your local law enforcement and report the incident to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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