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Job #: R-00110761
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 50%
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Intelligence

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At Leidos, we embrace innovation to solve some of the world's toughest challenges. We’re focused on ensuring our Intelligence Community customers have the right tools, technologies, and tactics to keep pace with an ever-evolving threat landscape and succeed in their mission to protect national security. Who wouldn’t be fulfilled being part of that every day?  We know once you join Leidos, you are sure to go home at the end of every day knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE, resulting in one of the most REWARDING careers you could have imagined. 

We are hiring an ICAM Engineer/Architect to work across R&D activities and contract programs developing ICAM solutions through the combination of commercial and proprietary products and services. As the subject matter expert, you will provide technical direction for product teams and identify optimal ICAM solutions to meet the needs of individual customers.

Primary Responsibilities

•    Lead efforts to prototype new ICAM technologies, products, and services
•    Provide detailed technical direction to product teams to develop and deploy ICAM solutions
•    Work to influence project/team leaders regarding solution design, process and/or approaches
•    Lead and affect ICAM roadmaps and their implementation

Required Skills, Education and Experience:

•    Typically requires BS degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years of prior relevant experience
•    Requires expert knowledge of and ability to apply advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts
•    Solid understanding of IdAM / ICAM Services (e.g. Authentication, Authorization, Identity, and Data Protection through Digital Policy)
•    Demonstrated ability to architect, design, and document ICAM services for multiple customers and/or security fabrics
•    Demonstrated expertise and experience designing, documenting, and delivering Enterprise-class ICAM services (or other complex information technology systems / solutions)
•    Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of IC ICAM standards as well as IC ICAM roadmap architecture and implementation guidance
•    Demonstrated experience architecting ICAM systems/services with one or more ICAM products (e.g. Oracle IAM, Okta, Ping Identity, Radiant Logic, Axiomatics, SailPoint, etc.)
•    Extensive knowledge of ICAM concepts and technologies (e.g. PKI, Single Sign-On, SAML, OpenID Connect, OAuth, XACML, FIDO2, WS-Trust, etc.)
•    Demonstrated experience in agile continuous integration, continuous development, test-based development, and refactoring
•    Top Secret clearance required, however, consideration will be given for lower clearance level with exceptional skills and experience

Preferred Qualifications

•    Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
•    Understanding of DevSecOps solutions for configuration management, containerization, automated deployment, and automated testing
•    Experience implementing ICAM solutions within a Zero Trust Architecture
•    Experience with infrastructure-as-code and configuration-as-code tools (e.g. Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.)

Pay Range:

Pay Range $118,300.00 - $182,000.00 - $245,700.00

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® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022.  For more information, visit

Pay and Benefits

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.

Securing Your Data

Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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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