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Job #: R-00006406
Location: Columbia, MD
Category: Hardware
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Homeland Security Solution Operation within Leidos is seeking a proven Systems Application Engineer to support a national scale service for next generation end-to-end credentialing and enrollment services for populations of workers and travelers seeking access to the nation's critical transportation systems and other infrastructure.

Primary Responsibilities

The successful Systems Application Engineer shall:
• Work closely with the development team to integrate their products into production environments;
• Build engineering automation and productivity tools to streamline and scale applications in the production environment;
• Advise, collaborate with, and synthesize feedback from Engineering and Program Management
• Provision, installation/configuration, operation and maintenance of systems hardware and infrastructure
• Establish, contribute and maintain system security standards

Basic Qualifications

• Ability to obtain a Public Trust suitability determination
• U.S. Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience within the Department of Homeland Security
• Experience in software development, systems administration, deployment automation, quality assurance, and monitoring;

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires BS degree and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

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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