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Job #: R-00021501
Location: Fort Belvoir, VA
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
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Defense Group of Leidos has a career opening for a Technical Solutions Engineer to support the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s (DTRA) in house enterprise architecture and IT Roadmap needs in Fort Belvoir, VA.

Technical Solutions Engineer will perform at the Program Level, supporting DTRA with their current and future IT Requirements. This person will perform technical enterprise architecture for major DoD programs. All this work is for the DTRA customer. The Technical Solutions Engineer supports DTRA in maintaining authoring and building the Enterprise Architecture documentation and developing an IT roadmap to facilitate Mission and commodity IT modernization.  The Technical Solutions Engineer works directly with the mission partners and government leadership to assess requirements and technological need that feed the development and modernization of DTRA into the next generation of IT.
Position is technological modernization supporting DTRA and its mission partners and requires;
oAuthoring of an Enterprise Architecture document that details the Data Center, End User Compute, Cloud, Security and other area within the IT Enclave
oChairing the Architectural Working Group, a multi-discipline group that works with our partners to stay on the cutting edge of DoD technology
oDevelopment of an Architectural Capabilities Database, wherein technological solutions provided for other customers are packaged and made available for integration into other technological projects
oSupporting the customer Requirements Review Board (RRB), evaluating technical requirements to determine their validity within DTRA and existing commercial and pre-built solutions capability to fit those requirements.

oRequires Masters with 15 – 20 years of prior relevant experience or Doctorate with 13 – 16 years of prior relevant experience.
o10+ years’ experience designing and architecting technical solutions with the DoD
oPrevious Enterprise Architecture or IT Roadmap development
oFamiliarity with DoD Enterprise Architecture Framework
oAdvanced familiarity with Containerized application and Cloud deployment
oAdvanced level understanding of Virtualization, Storage, End User Compute and other technologies
oCurrent capability to develop working relationships with Technology vendors and partners
oInsight into overall industry direction for modernization; including but not limited to; Cloud, Containerization, Object Based storage, Software Defined Networking, and Infrastructure as a service
oAn active DoD Top Secret Clearance
oCompTIA Security+ or CISSP
oAble to perform tasks within strict timelines with little or no oversight
oExcellent communication skills, written and verbal, to be able to effectively document solutions and obtain requirements from customers

oMaster’s Degree in a technology related field
oAdvanced level industry certification in two or more Technological focus areas; Examples include: CCNP, CCIE, VCP, MCSE, AWS Solutions Architect or Developer certification, CISSP, SANS etc.
oExperience in migrating DoD workflows to Cloud providers
oExperience and High level knowledge of Hitachi (HDS) Data solutions

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret


Yes, 10% of the time

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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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