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Job #: R-00021995
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

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Description

Job Description:

The Leidos Innovations Center currently has an opening for a senior space systems engineer in Southern California. This is an exciting opportunity to use your systems engineering experience to support the design and development of new space sensing capabilities on a variety of programs. We are looking for candidates that want to shape the future of space sensing in support of missile warning, missile defense, technical intelligence, battlespace awareness and civil/environmental applications of infrared technologies and software solutions. Experience with MBSE is essential along with hands-on experience with requirements development. Experience with IVV&T, risk management, and system certification is desirable.

Primary Responsibilities

Support the program’s Chief System Engineer in executing the program’s system engineering tasks, including: requirements analysis and development, trade studies and analyses, verification definition, problem diagnosis and solution design, and related activities. The SE must be able to adapt quickly to obstacles and changing demands as well as evaluate systems and make recommendations for improvements and solutions.

The successful candidate will interface with customers and understand their needs, communicating the requirements and timeline for their system plan. Being able to clearly communicate concepts using both written and oral methods is essential. Will work with a diverse team to ensure projects are completed effectively and efficiently.

Basic Qualifications

Requires BS degree and 12 plus years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 plus years of prior relevant experience. Must have experience with MBSE methodology including tools such as Cameo NoMagic or equivalent. Must have experience working space sensing systems or ground data processing systems. Must have at least a Secret clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI desired.

Preferred Qualifications

May possess a Doctorate in technical domain. Experience with requirements traceability tools such as DOORS is desired. Experience with software and electrical engineering concepts is desired. Experience with Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) systems or programs is a big plus. Knowledge of military methods, tactics and systems is desired as they relate to operating and using space-based systems.

LInC

External Referral Bonus

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

Leidos

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 www.Leidos.com.

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