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Job #: R-00025758
Location: Chesapeake, VA
Category: Field Services
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for an Electronics Technician to work at our Integration and Logistics Center in Chesapeake, VA.  This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Surface Sonar mission.  In this mission, Leidos provides engineering and technical support for the United States Navy’s Undersea Warfare (USW) System.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform installation, evaluation, and test of electrical/electronic systems, combat systems, HM&E equipment.
  • Plan and conduct projects for electronic systems of various scopes.
  • Review installation drawings and electronic schematics to evaluate plans and troubleshoot issues discovered.
  • May supervise small technical team during execution of a project.
  • Trains and mentors junior technicians.
  • Review test procedures and technical documents, providing feedback and recommendations for change.
  • Conduct tests and analyze results.
  • Ensure serviceability of equipment delivered to installation activities. 
  • Provide care and protection, maintenance, and inspections of delivered equipment or material.
  • Prepare reports detailing progress, remaining work to be completed, and issues encountered.
  • Participate in and make recommendations to various working groups.

Basic Qualifications

Requires BS degree and 2+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience (additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree).

Experience in analysis and repair of electrical equipment

Experience with modification of power systems

Must have active Secret clearance and ability to maintain an Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications

Copper, fiber, and data cable fabrication experience and qualifications

Expert understanding of NAVSEA Standard Items and Shipboard electrical standards

Ability to obtain and maintain passport

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Field Services


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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