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Job #: R-00058653
Location: Bridgewater, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3,000.00
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Job Description

The QRC AISR Division of the Airborne Solutions Organization has an immediate opening in our Bridgewater, VA location. The incumbent for this position will lead the systems engineering team while working on state of the art systems for our government clients.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with vendors and government agencies.
  • Manage and coordinate various aircraft integration efforts.
  • Perform sensor system startup function checks and operational analysis.
  • Manage, assess and provide quick reaction process implementation to ensure proper tool control, FOD and consumable accountability procedures are adhered to throughout the build process.
  • Submission and tracking of engineering documentation by analyzing drawings, assessing required changes and submitting Problem Reports as required.
  • Responsible for supporting the build and tests of systems and subsystems.
  • Responsible for engineering support including: field maintenance of aircraft and ground station systems, research and development, design, building, assembling, modifying and/or repairing prototypes, and full lifecycle processes and procedures.
  • Performs moderately complex duties in administering network and operating systems, including installing, configuring, testing, maintaining and troubleshooting assigned devices and software.
  • Services airborne imaging sensors and systems infrastructure, as well as, depot level assembly, integration and testing of components.
  • Provides preliminary solutions to a variety of problems that may arise in an expeditious, efficient, and timely manner.
  • Ensuring teams follow established configuration management, safety, and quality assurance processes.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS and 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 years of prior relevant experience.  Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degrees.
  • Previous experience with integrating, testing, and trouble-shooting AISR equipment
  • Familiarity with DCMA aircraft operation requirements
  • Previous management experience
  • Ability to create and interpret technical drawings
  • Previous experience with asset management systems and configuration management processes
  • Previous experience interacting directly with vendors and government agencies
  • Current experience with DOD avionics, to include but not limited to, communication, navigation, COMSEC, and aircraft survivability equipment repair and modification.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with AS9100D
  • Experience supporting AISR platforms in austere environments
  • Previous experience collecting, maintaining, organizing, and compiling technical data for the aircraft, ASE and communications systems and lifecycle management of Government Furnished Equipment (GFE) such as, but not limited to ACU6100-2, PRC-117F/G, ARC-210, APX-119, APR-39, AAR-47/57A and ALE-47 systems.

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



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, 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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