Job Requisition:Jr. Engineer Security - Clearance Sponsorship
Leidos is only considering candidates local to the Maryland/DC/Virginia metropolitan areas.
The Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group in Columbia, MD has a clearance sponsorship career opportunity. Eligible candidates for this opportunity will either already have a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or actively be pursuing one. Current juniors and rising seniors are encouraged to apply.
This contract is a large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large collection systems. The work 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.
Upon obtaining the required engineering degree and security clearance, the Junior Engineer will then support a 24x7 customer processing system, focusing on system integration, test, troubleshooting and maintenance. The Junior Engineer will also support system operations, upgrade and deployment activities. This position is part of an on the job training program where the Jr. Engineer will learn SIGINT Systems Engineering.
- Perform full lifecycle support to the customer on complex data systems and networks.
- Provide solutions to the customer applying expertise with systems engineering and networks/components to support.
- Provide technical guidance to the customer in relation to SIGINT systems.
- Candidate must be able to support rotating 12 hour shifts (days, evenings, and nights) on regular days, weekends and holidays.
- Completing a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related engineering degree graduating in May or December 2020.
- Position is contingent on obtaining required security clearance and Bachelors Degree in the above mentioned engineering disciplines.
- US Citizenship required per clearance requirement.
- Leidos is only considering candidates local to the Maryland/DC/Virginia metropolitan areas.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems Engineering2000Intelligence
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 www.Leidos.com.
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