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Job #: R-00053205
Location: Chesapeake, VA
Category: Logistics
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Logistics Engineering Manager to lead a team of logistics subject matter experts in the lifecycle support of AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 systems at our Chesapeake, VA office. Support includes all facets of logistics, with focus on Supply Support, Maintenance Planning, Configuration Management, Obsolescence Management, and Engineering Change Proposals. Both the hardware and software of the system are in spiral development, and the Logistics Engineering Manager is responsible for ensuring all logistics products are developed in accordance with the Integrated Logistics Support Plan (ILSP) and meet the requirements of the PEO IWS 5 Product Support Manager (PSM).

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 11+ years of prior relevant experience.

  • At least 12 years demonstrated experience with ILS for US Navy shipboard Systems programs throughout the complete Acquisition cycle, (from development through retirement). 

  • Significant supervisory experience whereby cost, schedule, and performance commitments have been achieved. 

  • Must have prior experience leading a life-cycle product development team

  • DAU level II life-cycle logistics qualifications

  • Experience with DoD programs and their lifecycle support

  • Excellent written communication and grammatical skills

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Must have and be able to maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 or APB Operations

  • Experience in Maintenance Planning and development

  • Reliability Centered Maintenance Knowledge

  • Experience using SharePoint and MS Project

  • Travel may be required for this position

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The selected candidate will lead a team of logistics SMEs supporting US Navy and FMS products for the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 system

  • Provide subject matter expertise to analyze and evaluate Undersea Warfare (USW) system lifecycle methodology, supportability techniques and advances, and product improvement to help ensure their effectiveness and efficiency

  • Work closely with the PEO IWS 5 Product Support Manager (PSM)

  • The Logistics Engineering Manager is responsible for tasking, budget and schedule of all task elements

  • The Logistics Engineering Manager will be required to develop and implement policies and procedures that will standardize our technical support

  • The Logistics Engineering Manager will be responsible for identifying areas to improve products released to the fleet and champion an environment of continuous improvement along a defined technology road map

  • The selected candidate will determine ways to mitigate obsolescence and provide end of life buys and sparing recommendations

  • The candidate will determine the level of repair for the system and implement PSM guidance

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About Leidos

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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit

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