Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries.
Leidos is seeking a Product Support Lead to support the design, development, testing, and qualification of a US Army mobile, ground-based weapon system designed to defeat subsonic cruise missiles, unmanned aircraft systems, rockets, artillery, and mortars, and other aerial threats as required.
This position will be located in Chesapeake, VA with travel expected at approximately 10%.
The successful candidate will work with and manage a small team of ILS professionals as an embedded part of the overall system design, development, and integration process to define support requirements, plan for life cycle sustainment, and produce ILS products in accordance with US Army regulations.
As part of a multi-functional, matrixed team, this Product Support Lead will be responsible for facilitating the development of logistics support plans, product support analyses, product support data, and logistics product data summaries.
Will facilitate the development and submission of military standard-compliant technical manuals and detailed training plans and programs in support of limited fielding and test events.
Will prepare for, coordinate, and take part in system test planning and execution, verification, and validation events as required.
Will assist in the development of in-process review briefings, review; comment on, and develop logistics related documents, plans and report; draft technical papers; focus and guide project teams; monitor cost and schedule of projects; participate in project evaluations; respond to customer inquiries; and verify product technical quality.
Will provide direct support to the Leidos ILS Manager on all technical logistics efforts, integration with the systems engineering process and team, provide advisory and assistance support for cost, schedule, technical quality, and personnel, and attend all scheduled meetings as required.
Must currently possess an active Secret Clearance.
Bachelor’s Degree and 12 or more years of prior relevant experience; or a Master's Degree and 10 or more years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
Direct experience providing ILS for military acquisition programs and programs of record.
Strong communication skills.
Demonstrated experience working within matrixed teams.
Familiarity with the development of mil-spec technical documentation to include interactive electronic technical manuals.
Familiarity with provisioning and the US Army logistics product database tools, techniques, procedures, and products.
Familiarity with the Systems Approach to Training method for training development and implementation.
Direct experience developing and implementing IUID for military acquisition programs.
Direct experience supporting US military missile defense program offices.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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