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Job #: R-00020426
Location: Aurora, CO
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence


Job Description:

The National Solutions Group at Leidos has an opening for a Systems Engineer in direct support the R2 program located in Aurora, Colorado. The position will be responsible for ITIL based process development and implementation, and supporting continuous service improvement (CSI) initiatives for Tier 2 hardware Operations and Maintenance (O&M) across multiple OCONUS locations.  Duties include performing requirements analysis, performance assessment and reporting, metrics collection and analysis, workflow and process alignment across locations. A background in logistics management, procurement methods and vendor relationships is a plus. Candidates must be able to work in a fast moving environment with many moving parts and must be able to juggle several tasks at once. 

Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

As an R2 Systems Engineer you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with a team of other engineers to collaborate across program boundaries to shape the interface and interactions with other service providers
  • Be responsible for communicating and collaborating with the customer team; communicate and actively engage with the program work force; capitalizing on efficiencies and cost reductions opportunities
  • Work with customers to ensure data quality, availability, and response to a variety of data calls

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively and constructively as part of a team
  • Occasional OCONUS and CONUS travel to sites for installation and maintenance


  • An active TS/SCI with a polygraph is required in order to be considered for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ITIL V3 certification
  • Understanding of Lean Six Sigma DMAIC methodologies

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




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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