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Job #: R-00006950
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Job Description

The NISC III program within the Leidos Civil Group is seeking a candidate who will collaborate with various IT Team members and related projects and programs for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The candidate will assist other team members with identification of new products and services and solution design based upon customer requirements elicitation. The candidate must have demonstrated experience developing statements of work and development of labor, materials, and cost estimates derived from solution design or a statement of objectives. Ability to lead a group of engineers to implement the designed solution within scope of work and established cost estimates. The candidate must have good communications skills and the ability to work directly with government customers and other contractors to define, plan, and execute the full system development lifecycle.

Basic Qualifications
  • Technologies/Frameworks/Tools - Experience with the following:
  • Web Application design and development using Java frameworks, javascript frameworks, and application servers
  • Web API design and development using an API specification language
  • Developing labor estimates, bill of materials, and high level schedules from high level solution design
  • Experience with devops solution delivery processes and tools
  • Experience with data driven applications and services including high level schema designs for XML, JSON, and RDBMS formats.
  • Experience with comprehensive design requirements to include functional and non-functional requirements (performance, monitoring, high availability, fault recovery)
  • Communication
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills with stakeholders and management
    • Ability to communicate clearly with a spectrum of stakeholders from highly technical briefings to management overviews and presentations
    • Ability to clearly identify issues early and recommend mitigation approaches or solutions
  • Issue management in complex systems
    • Manage defect and technical debt backlogs to prioritize work
    • Assist with debugging systemic issues.
    • Provide concise direction to correct system problems

Must have the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to work, unsupervised. Must have good communication and writing skills; candidate must be able to explain technical details and issues clearly to non-technical individuals and be able to clearly and concisely explain system concepts and problems. Must have good interpersonal skills.

Education & Experience:

BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

Desired skills
  • Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure cloud based design
  • Knowledge and use of Atlassian tools including JIRA, Confluence, and BitBucket
  • Knowledge and use of Artifactory, Ansible, and Jenkins for continuous delivery
  • Knowledge of the Open API Specification (OAS)
  • Knowledge and use of a modeling tool or language such as UML, SysML, EA Sparx, Visio
  • Software engineering skills particularly with the Java programming language and javascript
  • Knowledge and use of Angular for web applications
  • Knowledge and use of the Spring framework

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

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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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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