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Job #: R-00017089
Location: St. Louis, MO
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence


Job Requisition:

Senior Systems Engineer - TS/SCI

Job Description:

The Sr. Systems Engineer will ensure that projects are being effectively executed to meet the customers expectations. All of this work is within a team environment sharing knowledge and information.  

Job Requirements:

•    Assist business and technical teams in transition of portfolio programs to agile methodology.
•    This Scrum Master will effectively lead communication and documentation of business and technical information in line with agile processes and procedures.
•    Partner with the customers and other ISP/ASP partners in order to gain confidence and acceptance within the teams.
•    They will need to understand business vision/product roadmap and map technology integrations as appropriate.
•    Perform regular risk assessments and communicate results to project team.
•    Work to remediate all issues and barriers to progress.
•    Manage the project change control and release processes.
•    Manage third party contributions to the project as appropriate and manage communication as such.

Education, Skill, and Experience Requirements:
•   Requires Bachelors Degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters Degree with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.

•   DoD 8570 Certification preferred.
•    Significant (7+ years) working as a Technical Project Manager, preferably in financial institutions.
•    Demonstrable experience with agile environments and certification as Scrum Master.
•    Understanding of middleware and micro-services, Information Security, problem, incident and release management, and facilitating product handover.
•    Show clear evidence of technical project management experience within a complex and changing/growing technology environment.
•    Able to operate calmly in a high pressure environment, and work accurately with attention to detail.
•    Able to prioritize and work on multiple tasks at any one me.
•    Able to troubleshoot and solve problems in a highly customer-focused service-based environment.
•    Able to work on multiple tasks at any one me while maintaining high quality standards.
•    Experience with customer programs and facilities.
•    Position is located at customer location in Arnold, MO and will require frequent customer interface.  

•    Candidate must be able to work independently and in a group environment.  

•    Modifies and/or adapts techniques and standard approaches to solve moderately difficult problems and must be highly self-motivated.

Physical Requirements:
•    Must be able and willing to work flexible shifts as required and communicate by phone and in person with customers and appropriate organizations.

Security Clearance Requirement:  
•    Candidate must be a U.S. citizen with an active TS/SCI clearance

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI



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Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Engineering



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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