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Job #: R-00025521
Location: Beavercreek, OH
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a lead Systems Engineer experienced in Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) methods to lead a team that will support the Air Force Research Lab.  This role will explore how future weapons systems enable our future fighting force through defining requirements, architectures, and interfaces for the systems that will then be used in conducting detailed campaign analysis (wargaming) through the use of STORM. MBSE tools such as NoMagic Cameo Systems Modeler (CSM) or IBM Rhapsody/Jazz/Doors will be used to create DODAF, UAF, and or SysML models that will be the basis of simulations of the system as well as managing the requirements.  The lead will also conduct wargames and determine loss ratios and quantify the interplay between complex military systems.

Primary Responsibilities

  • As a Systems Engineering Lead with Leidos, will lead a team of expert Systems Engineers who are proficient in the use of MBSE methodologies and tools in a challenging environment to explore how future weapons perform as part of a larger fighting forces using detailed campaign analysis. 
  • Exercise existing tools and models and create new models to represent new and emerging systems.  This will be a synthesis of MBSE tools like NoMagic CSM and mathematical modeling tools like Matlab.
  • Support innovative new weapons and technologies and develop performance models to include in the campaign analysis.
  • Perform sensitivity and Reliability analysis against the defined requirements to validate the proposed system.  
  • Interact with USAF leaders by developing reports and presentations which highlight the effectiveness of new technologies.

Basic Qualifications

  • Applicants must be a US Citizen and hold a SECRET clearance
  • Applicants must have a BS in Aerospace or Systems Engineering or other closely related field with 12+ years of relevant experience in campaign modeling OR a MS in Aerospace or Systems Engineering with 10+ years of experience.
  • The ability to lead a multidisciplinary team is a must
  • Experience with using tools such as NoMagic CSM and IBM tool suite to do MBSE modeling. As well as experience with executable SysML simulation capabilities and scripting languages.
  • Experience with DODAF/UAF and SysML
  • Experience with MBSE methodologies such as Magicgrid, IBM Harmony and their interfacing with Agile development methods.
  • Experience in simulation environments such as MATLAB, and the ability to program using Python or C++
  • Prior experience using Monte Carlo techniques and statistical analysis

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated Experience with MBSE methodologies and simulation
  • Preferred candidates will have recent and relevant experience with STORM
  • Demonstrated experience with Oracle, MSQL, and/or Microsoft databases
  • Experience with stochastics simulations
  • Understanding of military CONOPS

Experience with Warfighting simulations with development of model inputs with a focus on USAF operations is desired

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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Systems Engineering

About 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

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