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Job #: R-00007147
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Manufacturing
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

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Job Description:

The Mission Solutions Group at Leidos is pursuing a government contract with a classified customer in the National Capital Region which requires a PCB Engineering and Manufacturing Lead. The candidate will be responsible for directly and indirectly managing personnel and tasks including manual and machine-enabled printed circuit board (PCB) assembly, fabrication and design. The candidate must also have knowledge of PCB manufacturing and assembly equipment, assembly components and assembly processes including fluids, gases, and materials management and storage. 

Primary Responsibilities

  •  Manage personnel, project objectives, and project schedules for PCB design, engineering, assembly, and production
  •  Design and develop customized PCB engineering solutions to unique, complex Customer requirements
  •  Lead team in creating PCB design and fabrication, managing associated component files
  •  Lead team in maintaining a safe operating environment in the shop and work closely with the safety officer to adhere to OSHA and EPA regulations
  •  Lead and manage the development and direction for associated officer training courses
  •  Communicate and interface with internal and external procurement vendors to define specific components required and the associated timelines 
  •  CONUS and OCONUS travel may be required 5% of the time

Basic Qualifications

  •  Bachelor's degree in Electrical engineering or equivalent and 8 years of relevant experience. Work experience can be used in lieu of degree/combined with education
  •  Experience managing manual and machine-enabled printed circuit board assembly
  •  Demonstrated experience leading teams of engineers, including strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  •  Demonstrated experience solving complex problems with PCB design and manufacturing
  •  Demonstrated experience operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting PCB fabrication and assembly equipment, software and supplies
  •  Demonstrated experience interpreting schematics, assembling PCBs and components using industry best practices, soldering and performing 100% quality inspections of final assemblies
  •  Demonstrated experience performing x-ray inspection of all reflowed and reworked boards
  •  Demonstrated ability to assist and train engineers on new designs, PCB layouts, providing assembly insight, and with PCB assembly equipment and tooling
  •  Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks, adapt quickly to changing requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  •  At least 1 year of experience working with the Customer
  •  Demonstrated ability to maintain IPC certifications
  •  Demonstrated experience in project management

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 10% of the time

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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 33,000 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

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