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Job #: R-00057374
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Leidos Enterprise & Cyber Solutions Defense group has an upcoming need for a Senior Technical Manager with direct nuclear C3 and business development experience. This role will support our U.S. Strategic Command NC3 Enterprise Center (NEC) customer who serves as principal enterprise systems engineering, enterprise architecture, cyber resilience, and technical authority for the within DoD.  The Technical Manager will support several key aspects of the program to include contract management, staffing, reporting, financials, and client management aspects.

Location: Work performed at Ft Meade, MD (DISA Headquarters). Limited telework may be allowable.

Clearance: Active Final Top Secret SCI required.   


  • Provide technical leadership to senior NC3 stakeholders to ensure the rapid development and delivery of new capabilities in response to validated or emerging operational capability requirements.

  • Leverage engineering best practices, best of breed modeling tools and existing modeling environments to support standards development, architecture development, experimentation, simulation and analytics, and assessment activities for the NC3 Enterprise. 

  • Assist with evolving the NC3 Next Generation Technical Vision by examining a range of architecture drivers and options to shape the future investment strategies of the Future Triad Communications Systems and Capabilities. 

  • Develop recommendations concerning continuation, modification, or elimination of current National Leader and Nuclear C3 System enhancement plans and assessing current proven solutions and emerging concepts for National and Nuclear C3 Leaders.  

  • Develop and execute a technical growth business plan to identify, prioritize, and purse new business opportunities related to U.S. Strategic Command’s Nuclear C3 Mission.

  • Enhance collaboration with internal Leidos business leaders on how Leidos core competencies such as cloud computing, data management, and cyber security can be applied to support emerging NC3 domain work for Federal Customers to include USSTRATCOM.  

  • Develop and maintain customer and industry relationships in pursuit of new business.

Required Experience

  • BS in technical engineering related field from an accredited university or college.  

  • Minimum 10 years Nuclear C3 experience.

  • Minimum 2 years business development experience. 

  • Must hold active TS/SCI clearance.

  • Expertise in the areas of requirements, operations, Intel, and engineering activities related to the Nuclear C3 System. 

  • Experience working with senior nuclear C3 and other NLCC community stakeholders such as OSD, Joint Staff, and USSTRATCOM. 

  • Understanding of the business development process. 

Preferred Experience

  • Prior background and/or experience working with Leidos.

  • Prior experience in Business Development within the defense industry.


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External Referral Bonus $:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI


Yes, 10% of the time

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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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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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