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Job #: R-00025423
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Intel
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

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Job Description:

The Intelligence Group at Leidos is seeking a Technical Operations Officer to support an exciting SIGINT program in the National Capital Region.  The position involves providing guidance and support to complex technical projects and requires an active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance in order to be considered.

Primary Responsibilities


  • Analyze complex mission requirements and develop technical/operational solutions and plans.
  • Provide guidance and support to analysts as well as field-based personnel.
  • Consult, coordinate, and communicate with management, customers, and customer elements to recommend viable solutions to highly complex technical problems.
  • Support highly complex technical work.
  • Apply hands-on technical skills.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S) degree in scientific/technical discipline or equivalent technical experience and 12-15 years of intelligence community experience or M.S. with 10-13 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Extensive overseas field operations experience.
  • EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Typically requires a BA degree and 12 – 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • M.S. or Phd in scientific/technical discipline.
  • Expertise in any of the following areas: telecommunications, skilled trades (electronics, electrician, HVAC), SCADA, geographic information systems (GIS), AutoCAD/computer-aided design, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering.
  • Foreign language fluency.

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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Yes, 10% of the time

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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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