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Job #: R-00014806
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Configuration Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Leidos Civil NISC III team has an opening for Configuration Management Engineer who will direct and participate in the application of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Airspace System (NAS) related configuration management (CM) policies to ensure appropriate control of NAS system components and elements. Provide extensive advice and guidance to the FAA on all aspects of configuration management, including configuration identification, configuration control, and Configuration Status Accounting. Support alignment of configuration items with the NAS Enterprise Architecture (EA). Provide expertise in the application of FAA policy, procedures and standards related to CM. Perform Physical and Functional Configuration Audits (PCA/FCA) and facility audits of FAA systems and facilities and provide detailed reporting on the findings and recommendations. Provide systems engineering support and expert guidance in base lining and controlling changes to the FAA's NAS critical systems and components. Generate technical briefings for configuration control board (CCB) functions; develops and delivers monthly briefings to the FAA and management about Task Order status and performance . Serve as a technical lead for overseeing the CM team and for the overall management of CM activities in support of the FAA. Support the facilities risk management board by identifying, scoring and tracking project risks for terminal facilities investment projects. Recommend risk mitigation strategies and risk acceptance procedures. Provide expertise to the various FAA Acquisition Management System (AMS) processes for power services and facilities programs, including Investment Analysis, Business Case Analysis and In-Service Reviews (ISR).

REQUIREMENTS:

This position requires a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field of study plus 4 years of experience.

Experience as a Systems Engineer, Configuration Management Specialist, Digital Signal Processing(DSP) Quality Engineer, Configuration Management Engineer, or related occupation.

Required experience must include: Configuration management supporting a Federal Agency, or a large organization.

CMPIC certification

Knowledge of Configuration Management Principles and Implementation

Knowledge of industry practices and standards

Experience using Software in support of Configuration Management practices

Proficient in the use of all MS Office Suite applications

Considerable communication skills, both verbal and written

Considerable attention to detail

Considerable multi-tasking skills

Considerable organizational skills

Desired qualifications:

Experience and knowledge of the following systems is highly desired.
  • FAA organizational structure and NAS systems and components;
  • FAA's WebCM
  • NAS Enterprise Architect
  • RepCON tools and processes
  • FAA's NAS Critical Power Distribution System (CPDS)
  • Remote Monitoring and Logging System (RMLS)
  • Air Route Traffic Control Center's (ARTCC)
  • Critical Essential Power System (ACEPS)
  • Facility Power Panel Schedule (FPPS)
  • Digital Terminal Resource Book (DTRB) (Suggested add-on but not necessary)
  • Microsoft Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Word, SharePoint)
  • ProjectWise Explorer


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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