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Job #: R-00060735
Location: Aurora, CO
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

The National Solutions Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a System Engineer to support a client’s requirements in a challenging, dynamic setting located in Aurora, CO.  The position requires an active TS/SCI clearance with a Polygraph.  The System Engineer will work in a collaborative environment with teammates, to include the Government customer, to ensure quality system engineering and project management with a focus on continuous improvement across the program. The successful candidate will support the Program Manager in the coordination/execution of all activities related to the task scope. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • The selected individual will be responsible for supporting system hardware-software-network design, development and integration, verification and validation, and fielding.  
  • Supporting daily systems requirements analysis, functional analysis, timeline analysis, trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition, technical management, integration, system testing, and quality assurance.
  • Support and verify service transitions across multiple environments including cloud infrastructures
  • Support business process improvement and proposal development activities
  • Ensure mission operations and baseline stability throughout transition activities
  • Provide systems engineering technical support to special projects as needed
  • Other related supporting duties as required

Basic Qualifications

  • U.S. citizen with Current TS/SCI access and Polygraph
  • Bachelor Degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 of prior relevant experience.
  • Additional experience may be substituted for a Degree.
  • Must be capable of performing systems engineering activities in support of agile teams.
  • Must be familiar with secure systems engineering and development.
  • Must be comfortable working on multiple systems simultaneously.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Must be committed to adopting and adhering to best practices.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly regarding technical options and trade-offs.
  • Must be comfortable working both independently and with a team in a fast-moving environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of HelpNow
  • Experience within the IC
  • Proficient in agile concepts and principles
  • Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodology

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

5000

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

Pay Range:

Pay Range $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 - $135,000.00

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 www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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