WHY LEIDOS? At Leidos we embrace and solve some of the world's toughest challenges. We’re focused on ensuring our intelligence customers have the right tools, technologies, and tactics to keep pace with an ever-evolving threat landscape, impacting the world.
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The National Solutions Group at Leidos currently has an openings for a Tier 2 System Maintainers (shift) to support a client’s requirements in a challenging, dynamic setting located in the Harrogate, United Kingdom area. The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.
The Tier 2 System Maintainer provides an end-to-end understanding of the operational mission systems and provides engineering experience to make recommendations. They also receive and respond to problems reported by customers and escalated from Tier 1. The Tier 2 System Maintainer will work in a highly collaborative environment with teammates, key stakeholders and the Government customer to ensure mission continuity and support to the IC community.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Requirements Analysis – recommend requirements to reduce failure rates, improve systems capability, and propose engineering changes to improve operational reliability.
Operational situational awareness to include determining that mission system hardware and software functions remain within specifications by managing technical risk (and creating mitigations to ensure communication paths are available on time), critical schedules and technical performance.
Analyze systems based on system design specifications, identify solutions to recognized anomalies and recommend alternative solutions to the customer.
Testing of mission systems and integration of new technologies into the baseline. Plans and coordinates maintenance activities, performs upgrades and supports the transition and acceptance of new and
To be considered for this position, you
must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.
Proven computer hardware, software and system troubleshooting skills
System administration skills
Ability to recognize problems or errors, provide innovative solutions to complex
problems, and respond appropriately
Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Ability to interact with system users and customers’
Ability to be flexible to adapt to changing situations
Ability to demonstrate resourcefulness
Typically requires a BA degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters
with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems 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 www.Leidos.com.
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