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Job #: R-00020317
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Category: Consult Emp
Schedule (FT/PT): Part Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense


Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Senior Engineer to work in our Jacksonville, FL office. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the NAVAIR mission.  In this mission we provide aviation related corrosion and material degradation expertise to NAVAIR stakeholders to review, evaluate and assess root cause analysis and mitigation processes for identified NAVAIR platforms.


Primary Responsibilities

Specific job responsibilities will include interfacing with Materials Engineers and other personnel from Aircraft Program Offices (PMAs), Fleet Support Teams (FSTs) at the Fleet Readiness Centers (FRCs) Naval Air Technical Data and Engineering Command (NATEC) and Naval Air Warfare centers/In Service Support Centers to assess corrosion degrader mitigation processes and propose areas for improvement.

Basic Qualifications

BS in Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or similar

20+ years of demonstrated engineering technical and management experience in naval aviation. To include experience at Materials Engineering Laboratories, FRCs, Depts, NATEC, NAWC/ISSC.

10+ years demonstrated experience in aviation corrosion engineering, failure analysis, and aviation manufacturing processes.

Demonstrated experience evaluating maintenance and repair processes and recommending best practices. Experience in root cause analysis. Experience in developing Standard Work Package or Instructions.

Ability to obtain military installation access/CaC card

US Citizen

Preferred Qualifications

Strong writing skills

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Job Family:

Consult Emp


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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