The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a Systems Engineer to support a highly visible fast paced prime contract in the Fort Meade, Annapolis Junction, MD area.
The Prototype Development Support ﴾PDS II﴿ program is a TTO‐based, LOE program in support of our customer's Operations organization. Through new development and rapid prototyping, PDS II looks to help its customer find new and better data sources and tradecraft to answer new and existing intelligence questions to accomplish its mission. Working across all areas, using methods that run the gamut from leading edge visualizations, analytic development and new technology research, the PDS II program constantly strives to provide the best solutions for the customer to address their mission needs, all in a fast paced, highly collaborative challenging environment.
The candidate will support government technical leadership, researching new approaches to solving difficult problems, developing analyses of alternative approaches, system architecture frameworks and other over-arching engineering issues that would impact the organization.
These support includes the following activities:
Help Manage JIRA Service Desk
Capture and Manage System Requirements
Support System Accreditation Milestones
Author System Security Artifacts
Configuration Management Plan
System Boundary Diagrams
Facilitate Process Improvements
Conduct Configuration Management Activities
JIRA- Support Sprints
SharePoint – documentation change control, knowledge base,
Participate in co-development planning and execution with Capabilities
Attend ERBs (future plan, implementing soon)
Have knowledge of End-to-End System Operability
Conduct Audit System Capability Assessments
Provide Confluence Support
Manage Document Repository
Provide System Engineering expertise during System Development stage and throughout system life cycle
Develop best practices to enhance mission operations
Implement continuous improvement measures to enhance organizational workflows
Provide research and insight into the organization's metrics and performance
Prepare ICDs and other System Diagrams
Create processes to mitigate mission risks
Maintain Organizational Web Presence Content
What you will like about this position…
Becoming familiar with multiple efforts that provide refinement and better information on data being enhance with analytic techniques such as AWS
Being part of the team that is developing the future environment for the teams, from the platforms utilized to the architecture framework used to develop the software
At least eighteen (18) years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline
At least ten (10) years of experience in engineering and program processes (CM, QA, risk management, reporting) software development methodologies, planning, designing, and analyzing processing and storage retrieval systems on a mid- to large-scale (e.g., ONEROOF - PINWALE, integration programs).
A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering may be substituted for four (4) years of general experience.
Experience with JIRA/Confluence Administration
Experience in developing software development frameworks
Excellent oral and written communication skills
The Cyber & SIGINT Solutions (CSS) Operation continues to grow in the Fort Meade, MD and surrounding areas. We have funded Prime work and are currently seeking innovators, ideators, and game changers to join our team. We are offering generous sign-on bonuses, competitive salaries, and enhanced benefit plans. To learn more please visit careers.leidos.com/CONMD
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000
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 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 www.Leidos.com.
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