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Job #: R-00017359
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Category: Logistics
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

NISSC II Organizational-Level Operations and Maintenance Lead

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Organizational-Level Operations and Maintenance Lead for the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) Cheyenne Mountain Complex (NCMC) – Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (NCMC-ITW/AA) and Space Support Contract II (NISSC II). 

NISSC II provides for Operations, Maintenance, and Sustainment (OM&S) of the baseline NISSC II covered systems. The NISSC II covered systems provide classified communications and processing for Command and Control (C2) capability in operational work centers at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS), Peterson AFB (PAFB), Offutt AFB (OAFB), Vandenberg AFB (VAFB), and other military sites, world-wide.

The Organizational-Level (O-Level) Operations and Maintenance Lead is responsible for managing the removal and replacement of Line Replaceable Units (LRUs) and transferring them to the Depot-Level (D-Level) for repair to ensure the NISCC II covered systems meet performance requirements. This process includes preventive and corrective hardware maintenance, failure analysis, corrective actions, Emergency / Urgent Depot Level Maintenance (EDLM/UDLM) resolution, and technology refreshes.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure support requests, anomaly reports, and move/add/change requests are triaged and managed by severity
  • Manage maintenance teams at multiple locations to resolve issues onsite or remotely
  • Work with logistics staff to ensure repair parts, spares, and tools are available when and where needed for system operations and maintenance
  • Incorporate configurable changes into NISSC-covered systems and GFI support tools that result from completing O-Level Repair in accordance with Configuration Management processes
  • Perform Root Cause Analysis for failures / issues
  • Perform change impact analysis and updates / redlines to the system Technical Baseline (Engineering Drawings, ICD, etc)

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, science, business, or related field with 12+ years of relevant management experience or Master's degree with 10+ years of relevant management experience.
  • 7+ years of recent experience on large (over $150M total value) DoD programs managing field repair teams at multiple sites.
  • Experience effectively communicating at senior levels within a customer organization and meeting with stakeholders to formulate, review, and execute task plans and deliverable items.
  • Experience presenting briefings to senior customer management, customer stakeholders, and company management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in engineering, science, or related field.
  • Prior Air Force Space Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Command, Electronic Systems Center experience or similar experience with the Space Surveillance mission area.


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI


Yes, 25% of the time

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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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