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Job #: R-00022598
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Engineering Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

The Service and Operation & Maintenance Lead (SOM) shall establish, refine, and oversee IT service delivery to internal and external customers. The SOM shall ensure that policies and processes are in place to deliver consistent, efficient, and effective services for DIA FIM IT Infrastructure and services to include leadership for Service Support, System and User support, Configuration Management, Release and Development support, SW/HW Manager Control, Storage Administration Strategy and administration, Shared Application & Infrastructure, Administration and management, Enterprise Operations, Event Monitoring/ management and System Performance monitoring/analysis. The SOM shall engage customers, evaluate their feedback, and develop quality improvement processes.

Required Qualifications

  • A minimum of TS security clearance with SCI eligibility and current Poly.
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, or related technical field.
  • 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years or prior relevant experience.
  • Generally has 7+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.
  • A minimum of ten years of experience directly related to Operations and Maintenance of IT services in the Intelligence Community, including identifying recurring system and software O&M activities, documenting O&M activities at all levels of users; providing adaptive, perfective and preventive maintenance; documenting maintenance support actions and assets; Delivering modified source code, scripts, documentation and datasets from maintenance activities; preparation and maintenance of SOM Playbooks; and providing operational support to readiness reviews, demonstrations and acceptance reviews .
  • Leadership experience of comparable size, scope and complexity.
  • ITIL Practitioner Version 4 or greater certification.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience managing technical/support teams in a related subject area to that of the TOR.
  • Experience utilizing IT service planning.
  • Experience performing in medium to large scale operations of IT Service Management.
  • Experience utilizing service delivery in a Government systems and services environment.
  • Experience utilizing Agile development, DevOps, and knowledge management.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret



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Engineering Management


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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