Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! You will be proud to say you work with Leidos because not only do we treat our employees like an important part of our business, everything we do is built on our commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our employees, and our communities. You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Pandemic Paid Leave, Parental Paid Leave and more!
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The Leidos Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for an experienced Systems Engineer on our large, multi-year contract for the development, integration, deployment and sustainment of large collection systems. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important to our customer and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. Join a tremendous technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.
The Engineer role will involve maintaining hardware and software of a production system. Involves upgrading/configuring SIGINT software, setting up operational system dataflows, system security patching/hardening, scripting, LINUX troubleshooting, hardware troubleshooting, and management of ESXi hosts.
Bachelors Degree in Engineering or related technical field of study
Minimum of 5 years engineering experience
This is a very "hands on" position (major focus is NOT requirements definition/presentation/reports).
Strong LINUX knowledge required (including experience installing an OS)
Virtualization Experience with VMWare ESXi required
Dataflow background (NIFI)
Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years' experience in four (4) of the specializations below (BS degree in engineering, telecommunications, or related technical field may be substituted for 1 specialization):
• Signal Analysis
• Modern Tele-communications System and Networks
• Telephony Switching System
• Communications Systems
• Cellular/Personal Communications Systems
• TDM/PCM Multiplexing / Modulation /Switching Systems
• Packet Switching System
• Systems Engineering
• Operating Systems
• Advanced Protocols
Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years development, integration, testing, and/or installation experience to include generating system/component specifications, recommending solutions, and preparing and conducting test plans (stand-alone, DT&E, OAT&E)
Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years experience with the functionality and inter-processing of packet- and circuit-based HW & SW solutions to include configuring, changing, and optimizing solutions.
A minimum of 3 years experience in a leadership role providing technical supervision to other engineering personnel; solving varied technical/scientific problems; and generating and reviewing designs for technical accuracy, completeness and appropriateness in light of objectives, budget, and schedule.
System Administration background for RHEL and CENTOS
BASH scripting experience
Knowledge of Security and IAVA patching
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.