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Job #: R-00001445
Location: McLean, VA
Category: Intelligence
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Defense and Intelligence Group of Leidos is seeking a Mid-Level Staff Officer to support an Intelligence Community (IC) program in Northern Virginia. An Active TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance is required for this position. The candidate will support Government staff in developing a broad range of written products in support of senior leadership and USG policymakers.

Primary Responsibilities

• Support Government staff in developing a broad range of written products in support of the National Intelligence Manager (NIM) Economic Security and Threat Finance.
• Assist Government staff in preparation of packages and documents for meetings.
• Assist Government staff with formulating and developing written products related to strategic initiatives.
• Create talking points, IC posture papers, and memorandums for senior-level meetings.
• Maintain situational awareness of a variety of issues and related intelligence challenges, providing written or verbal responses to policy maker request.
• Assist in tracking tasks.
• Requires ability to communicate with executive leadership regarding matters of significant importance to the National Intelligence Manager (NIM).

Basic Qualifications

• Active TS/SCI with polygraph
• Bachelor's Degree or 4 years equivalent, related work experience.
• 5 Years work experience related to the technical requirement.
• 1 year working with or in the IC.
• Experience with IC/ODNI staffing issues and policies, e.g. task management, building staff packages, preparing issue books for senior leaders, assisting with the development of issue papers, talking points, and briefings.
• Demonstrated proficiency working in a fast paced environment and ability to multi-task and meet short deadlines.
• Previous experience as an executive officer (XO).

Preferred Qualifications

• Demonstrated understanding of the IC structure and individual agency capabilities and mission.
• Experience supporting the IC or USG policy community in a staff officer capacity

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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