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Job #: R-00028336-OTHLOC-PL-2D2251
Location: Quantico, VA
Category: Electrical Engineering
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:

This position will support the development, integration, and test of automated technologies in the customer secure environment for Enterprise, Joint, and Tactical activities.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Candidate will provide architecture and design work as well as hands-on lab integration and test in a Research & Development environment.
  • Provide expert, independent systems engineering services and leadership in specialized technical areas.
  • Provide expertise on as-needed basis to all tack assignments.
  • Coordinates with contractor and Government management to ensure that the task have been properly defined and that proposed solution(s) meet Government requirements.

Basic Qualifications

  • Requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Eight (8) or more year’s progressive experience performing electronics, systems, software engineering activities.
  • Demonstrated experience working programing methods and implementation of large scale automated information systems.
  • DIY mentality with emphasis on research and development and learning new technologies within a Digital System focus
  • Experience with Embedded systems (Raspberry Pi, Arduino, etc.)
  • Software development (small scale/hobby level) in python or golang (GO).
  • Knowledge/experience with Solar Powered systems and  Li-Ion battery technologies
  • Electronics/circuit experience in design, fabrication, troubleshooting and repair of electronic devices/systems
  • Possess excellent oral and written communications skills to clearly convey issues and ideas to the customer lead, team, and management

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic Radio Frequency (RF) Systems knowledge
  • Basic Wireless Networking knowledge
  • Familiarity/experience working in an Agile development methodology environment
  • Familiarity with technical and policy direction and challenges deploying autonomous systems

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret



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Job Family:

Electrical Engineering


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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