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Job #: R-00111201
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Remote Type: No Remote
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $4000
Group: Digital Modernization

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Description

Are you looking for interesting and meaningful ways to apply your knowledge and talents? Our corporate vision at Leidos is to be the global leader in the development and application of technology to solve our customers' most demanding challenges. And that's where you come in. We need a results-oriented Systems Engineer to support the NC3 Enterprise Center's (NEC) Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) Division at Fort Meade, MD. 

This isn't just any job. The SE&I Division serves as the hub for systems engineering and enterprise architecture, and as the technical authority for the Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications (NC3) Enterprise within the Department of Defense. Our customer, led by the Commander, U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM), applies subject matter expertise and best practices to translate mission and operational requirements into solutions and operational capabilities. 

This is your chance to be a part of something truly significant. Working in support of our customer at Fort Meade, you'll have the opportunity to use your skills to help tackle some of the biggest challenges faced by our nation's leaders. So what are you waiting for? Join our team and become part of the solution, apply today!

Salary Target: $100,000.00

Location:  Fort Meade, MD (predominantly on-site with occasional opportunity to telework)

What will I do in this role?

  • Provide advanced technical knowledge and analysis of highly specialized applications and operational environment, high-level functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation, training, and implementation advice on complex problems.

  • Apply principles, methods, and knowledge of specific functional areas of expertise to specific task order requirements.

  • Design and prepare technical reports, studies, and related documentation, makes charts and graphs to record results, prepares and delivers presentations, white papers, and briefings as required by the customer.

  • Develop recommendations concerning continuation, modification, or elimination of current Nuclear C3 Systems.

  • Coordinate the collection and assessment of existing research that includes current proven solutions and emerging concepts for the Nuclear C3 Architecture.

  • Recommend new initiatives; coordinate with other technical specialists in government, academia, and industry to keep abreast of emerging technologies, which relate to developing the Nuclear C3 Architecture.

  • Provide support to SE&I leadership and offer technical analysis, findings, and recommendations as related to Nuclear C3 Systems and Architecture.

What qualifications are required?

  • Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems Management or relevant technical discipline and at least 5 years of prior relevant experience or Master’s degree with less than 3 years of prior relevant experience.  

  • Experience supporting systems engineering of military communications systems (e.g., long haul transport, voice/video, mobile computing, SATCOM).

  • Experience in analytical problem solving related to information technology workflow, organization, and planning.

  • Experience formulating/defining system scope and objectives for assigned projects.

  • Experience devising and/or modifying procedures to solve complex problems while considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results.

What qualifications are preferred by the program?

  • Ability to apply systems engineering techniques and enterprise architecture concepts to specific communications development tasks in a structured approach that supports current and emerging Nuclear C3 requirements.

  • Experience working with senior Nuclear C3 community stakeholders such as NEC, USSTRATCOM, USCYBERCOM, the Joint Staff, and OSD.

  • Experience conducting architecture/performance trade-off analysis, and engineering designs of Nuclear C3 Systems.

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Pay Range:

Pay Range $81,250.00 - $146,875.00

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.

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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 www.Leidos.com.

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