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Job #: R-00007982_35928252067_0
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Intelligence
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

Leidos is preparing to help the Air Force solve some of their most challenging problems by providing fast paced innovative development planning and experimentation campaigns to research solutions across the entire space of doctrine, organization, training, material, leadership & education, personnel, facilities and policy (DOTMLPF-P). These evaluations will inform AF leaders where to make force changes and apply their limited resources to fill known capability gaps. The Leidos capability analyst will work independently as a capability analysis team lead or part of a larger functional team to perform strategic analysis to identify and recommend capability development activities across the DOTMPLF-P spectrum.

Primary Responsibilities

• Identify technologies and concepts that address high priority AF requirements
• Conduct extensive literature reviews of doctrine, concepts, experimentation reports and capability white papers
• Summarize research results in information papers and presentations, suitable for senior leader use
• Conduct gap analysis, including problem statement development, capability requirement development, baselining, state-of-the-art literature review to identify current and emerging technologies, risk assessment, and gap prioritization based on AF initiatives and strategy
• Analyze the results of research and engagement activities, and propose actions to inform and aid execution of a experimentation strategy
• Support the development of experimentation documents including: flight plans, experimentation campaign plans, and study plans to answer materiel and non-materiel questions.
• Assess proposed and developed materiel and non-materiel solutions across the DOTMPLF-P spectrum for their contribution to closing capability gaps
• Plan and execute experimentation workshops related to DOTMLPF-P analysis, gaps, and potential solutions
• Plan and execute information workshops bringing together experts to discuss innovation trends

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in information systems, computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, aerospace engineering, math, physics, statistics or related field.
• Familiarity with supporting DoD programs
• Experience conducting full spectrum, materiel and non-materiel DOTMPLF-P analysis, to include concept development and gap analysis
• SECRET clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI

Preferred Qualifications

• MS degree in a related technical field.
• Experience in a DoD battle lab or experimentation analysis center
• Experience coordinating and conducting small to large scale technical experiments or workshops
• Completion of a service or joint level capability developers training course
• Existing TS/SCI Clearance


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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