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Job #: R-00065556
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000.00
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

Are you ready to work on programs that can potentially CHANGE THE WORLD? Join the BEST and THE BRIGHTEST at Leidos, where we spend every day positively making a difference for our customers with every key stroke! You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Disability Leave, Safe Work Environments AND an incredible internal/external referral bonus program for knowing and sharing great talent with us!!  

PROGRAM SUMMARY:

Leidos was recently awarded the GxNEXT (Follow on to GEOAxIS) contract to provide online, on-demand access to GEOINT content, services, expertise, and support, based upon the user’s known/trusted identity and authoritative attributes/roles. Provides Identity Credential and Access Management (ICAM) services for the customer’s enterprise, as well others in within the DoD organization.   Also provided are five main cyber-relevant services: Authentication (AuthN); Authorization (AuthZ); Digital Policy Management (DPM); Entitlement Management (EM); and Authoritative Attributes (AuthA). Supports the enterprise’s entire ICAM lifecycle, including the maintenance and sustainment of the current operational environments, agile development of new capabilities/ enhancements, integration support, and consumer integration and experience efforts promoting the adoption of ICAM services.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

Leidos is seeking qualified candidates for an Elasticsearch Engineer.  Responsibilities include:

  • Deploys, configures, tests, troubleshoots, maintains and upgrades Elastic clusters and environments.  They plan and optimize resources, infrastructure and effective configuration to maximize performance and maintains cluster health. 

  • Work in an Agile environment: estimate features and user stories, participate in developing sprint roadmaps, analyze user stories, develop design and architecture elements to support user story and / or feature development. 

  • Resolve installation, infrastructure, data flow, and log ingest issues in both development and production environments. 

  • Configure Kibana for end-user access using role-based filtering and/or multi-tenancy features

  • Interface with other developers to integrate Elastic stack with existing ICAM baseline

  • Perform daily administration tasks for Elasticsearch clusters and environments

  • Work in SecDevOps environment with automated CI/CD pipelines

  • Participate in design reviews

  • Develop mockups and wireframes

  • Conduct peer reviews and code reviews

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED:

  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline plus 8 to 12 years of professional experience

  • Experience as a software developer, integrator, administrator, or similar technical role

  • 3 or more years of demonstrable experience designing, developing, and deploying solutions using the Elastic stack, including Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, and Beats.

  • Active Top Secret clearance, willingness to be sponsored and able to obtain and SCI level clearance upon request.

  • Experience with Elastic stack security features, such as client authentication, SSL/TLS configuration, and role-based document filtering

  • Strong documentation skills with a proven ability to develop troubleshooting guides, standard operating procedures, architecture diagrams, etc.

  • Highly autonomous, self-directed, and proactive when it comes to maintaining system infrastructure and log data integrity

  • Experience working with Agile tools such as Jira / Confluence etc.

HOW TO STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD:

  • Elastic Certified Engineer

  • Experience with containers orchestration technologies like Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience working in a production environment with strict availability/uptime requirements

  • Experience or familiarity with identity, credential, and access management (ICAM) technologies and concepts

"External Referral Eligible"

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

5000.00

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

Pay Range:

COVID Response

Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. 
 

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 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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