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Job #: R-00017582
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Talent Acquisition
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Corporate


Job Requisition:

Corporate Recruiter

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Recruiter to join our Corporate Talent Acquisition team and provide support for functional positions throughout our organization.



·         Partner with Corporate Functional Departments and Leadership to develop and execute staffing strategies to fill critical needs across the organization

·         Serve as a subject matter expert in attracting and recruiting talent, applying advanced sourcing best practices, translating recruiting concept to practical application to support the business, and demonstrating the ability to flex from strategic to tactical in support of the business

·         Source and recruit professional level candidates within Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, Legal and through the Groups

·         Manage the end-to-end full life cycle recruiting process from requisition setup and posting through sourcing and offer acceptance

·         Adhere to all relevant tracking and compliance requirements utilizing Taleo, Workday and internal system

·         Consult with internal customers on market trends, competitive intelligence, and prepare the business for current and future market dynamics related to the acquisition of talent

·         Provide recruiting support across multiple programs and departments in various locations across the US 

·         Demonstrate the ability to establish trust and confidence by maintaining a high level of credibility, integrity, and skilled communications with managers and staff

·         Participate in frequent brain-storming sessions re: cool hiring events and innovative recruitment campaigns to ensure that candidates understand exactly what the Leidos brand (big company, small company feel) is all about

·         Maintain our applicant tracking system with accurate and well-ordered documentation on all candidates and candidate sourcing


         Bachelor’s Degree and 4+ years of experience (additional experience, education or training will be considered in lieu of degree)

         Prior experience with Recruiting, Human Resources or Talent Acquisition in a fast paced environment

         Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize and maintain a high level of attention to detail

         Competent, energetic and motivated to exceed personal and established recruiting goals



         Prior recruiting experience in an agency, Government contracting and/or corporate setting strongly preferred

         Prior experience supporting functional corporate level positions

         Experience working with Workday


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Job Family:

Talent Acquisition



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

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.

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