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Job #: R-00016357
Location: Riyadh
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time


Job Requisition:

Data Processing and Display Engineer (Multiple Levels Available)

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Data Processing and Display Engineer with comprehensive knowledge in developing, installing, testing and maintaining data processing and display equipment for large scale Command and Control Air Defense Systems to support the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The training specialist will be part of the Contractor Engineering and Technical Support team in support of a U.S. Air Force Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  This is a one-year assignment with option to renew.

The Data Processing and Display Engineer shall perform work that applies a broad theoretical and practical knowledge of DP&D engineering to include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Advising and assisting the RSAF in all aspects of DP&D engineering
  • Providing support and advice to the RSAF for maintaining data processing and display systems
  • Developing and/or supporting large screen display assemblies and picture management systems for real-time radar systems (Alert and Warning Display Systems (AWDS) displays and drivers)
  • Performing analyses and studying existing systems and operations to identify new systems or system upgrades
  • Suggesting improvements to systems and maintenance procedures
  • Leading technical teams for improving and upgrading systems
  • Attend meetings and conferences and prepare/present briefings as required
  • Design and development of training material and conduct of training, including OJT IAW the RSAF Structured OJT Program RSAF 105 Series Manuals
  • Performing Intermediate Level maintenance as required

Basic Qualifications

For Apprentice I: BA/BS and four (4) years of experience in DP&D engineering OR eight (8) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s)

For Journeyman II: BA/BS and ten (10) years of experience in DP&D engineering OR fifteen (15) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s). Experience in RSAF work environment and on RSAF systems preferred.

For Craftsman III: Advanced Degree (MA/MS) and twelve (12) years of experience in DP&D engineering; OR BA/BS degree and fifteen (15) years of practical experience maintaining and training personnel in ISR mission systems; OR twenty (20) years of directly related experience with proper certification(s). Experience in RSAF work environment and on RSAF systems preferred.

Preferred Qualifications:

Must be able to demonstrate past examples of cultural adaptability and ability to establish a trusted professional relationship with an international customer.

Arabic language proficiency.


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Administration



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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