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Job #: R-00000547
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: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for a mid-level Systems Engineer at our Leidos facility in Columbia, MD.

Program Summary
This contract is a large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large, collection systems. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to the government and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.

Position Summary
As a Systems Engineer you will provide full engineering lifecycle support to the customer on complex data systems and networks.The selected engineer will support deployed customer processing systems, focusing on system operations, troubleshooting and maintenance. The engineer will also support system integration, upgrade, and deployment activities.


Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other degree related technical discipline with 3 or more years of related experience.
Candidate must possess the following skills:
Strong LINUX experience
Experience with SIGINT systems or modern telecommunications systems and networks
A proactive attitude, strong customer service skills, and the ability to integrate into an existing technical team comprised of contractors and government customers is required.
Ability to support periodic CONUS travel

TS/SCI with polygraph

Desired Qualifications
Experience using COTS and GOTS applications is highly desired.
An understanding of SDH communications, and IP networking is also desired

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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