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Job #: R-00006318
Location: Columbia, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Homeland Security Solutions Operation at Leidos is seeking a proven Systems 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
List daily duties and/or specific job responsibilities.
The successful Systems Engineer shall:
• Convey technical designs, ideas and results to non-technical audiences and provide briefings to high-level government personnel
• Understanding of concurrency (C++ threading models and patterns)
• Plan and assign tasks, monitor delivery, and work assignments.
• Review all work products prior to delivery to the Government.
• Support assessments of projected risks; make predictions and assessments regarding federal networks and critical infrastructure sectors, and conduct case studies.
• Support the adoption and/or implementation of Federal and national standards or guidance to enhance training and skills development for the Federal workforce
• Develop and present capability and technology roadmaps.
• Support development and maintenance of Continuity of Operations (COOP) Plans and other operations planning documentation.
• Provide technical assistance in the development of Business Impact Analyses (BIA), Business Continuity Plans (BCPs), and Disaster Recovery Plans (DRPs).
• Provide engineering and technical support services to functional groups to include providing specific tool studies, systems analyses, testing and evaluation, and to supplement operational technical assistance as required.
• Provide support to programming code reviews, determining system performance specifications, identifying and resolving interoperability problems, developing requirements, determining parameters, and resolving conflicts between disparate technologies as they arise.
• Provide engineering and technical assistance support to include technical support for current, proposed, and potential infrastructure related mission objectives.
• Provide subject matter expertise to assist with matters to include strategies for improving resource allocation, alignment of work, and improving work-life balance for employees.

Basic Qualifications

• Experience in User Interface development technologies, such as HTML5, NodeJS, AngularJS, etc.
• Experience analyzing software architectures using CMU SEI approaches
• Experience in C++, JNI, and Agile framework
• Education -Required BS degree and 10+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 8+ years of prior relevant experience.
• Ability to obtain a Public Trust suitability determination
• U.S. Citizenship

TYPICAL 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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