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Job #: R-00012874
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Defense group at Leidos has an immediate opportunity for a Systems Engineering Manager, a deputy to the CCE Engineering Manager in Reston, VA. This is a telecommuting/remote opportunity with 10% travel.

JOB SUMMARY

Leidos has supported the GCSS-AF team for more than a decade, and the contract is at the forefront of leading the charge in to the CCE (Common Computing Environment), utilizing multiple migration partners and multiple commercial clouds.

The Systems Engineering Manager will direct and support engineering efforts across the CCE cloud programs. The deputy is responsible for identifying and mitigating engineering roadblocks and defining solutions to realized issues. He/she will provide the planning, direction, coordination, and control necessary to accomplish all work requirements and task orders and manage and oversee activities performed by contractor personnel, including subcontractors, to satisfy the contract technical requirements.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Responsible for leadership, planning and assignment of tasks, monitoring delivery, and work assignments for the entire engineering team.
  • 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.
  • Provided technical assistance to project leads and the overall team in order prevent and solve complex technical problems.
  • Ability to identify and solve issues and remove roadblocks when required.
  • Responsible for review and delivery of contract deliverables to the Government.
  • Participate in Agile Scrum sessions and assist with sprint planning meetings.
  • Develop and present capability and technology roadmaps.
  • 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.
  • Experience supporting and leading a virtual team.


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 5+ years or prior relevant experience or Masters with 3+ years of prior relevant experience. Generally has 2+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.
  • Efficient leadership skills
  • Effective communication skills internal and external to Leidos
  • Experience working with blended and separate subcontractor teams
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience working with the US Air Force
  • Active PMP certification
  • Knowledge of Cloud technologies Azure and AWS
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow, Jira, ACAS, TrendMicro Deep Security, ServiceNow
  • Knowledge of Agile Scrum


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 www.Leidos.com .

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 .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

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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