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Job #: R-00002587
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: Defense & Intel

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 Management Council (NIMC) Front Office.
• Assist in tracking tasks for the NIMC directorate.
• Assist in organizing senior level staff meetings and recording minutes.
• Assist Government staff in preparation of packages and documents.
• 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.

Basic Qualifications• Active TS/SCI with polygraph
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent, related work experience
• Requires ability to communicate with executive leadership regarding matters of significant importance to the National Intelligence Managers (NIMs).
• One (1) experience working in the Intelligence Community.
• Five (5) years' experience related to staff officer duties.
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and meet simultaneous deadlines in short periods of time and proficiency working in a fast-paced environment.

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.

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Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


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Defense & Intel
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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