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Job #: R-00065390
Location: Oak Ridge, TN
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is a Fortune 500™ company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.

The Civil Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a VCC (Virtual Command Center) and Information Systems Lead. This is an exciting opportunity to use your information systems experience to successfully transition a large DOE program in the Oak Ridge, TN area.  

Primary Responsibilities

- Evaluate mission requirements and develop, test, integrate and implement associated information system solutions including the virtual command center for integration of key performance information for access by customers, team members and management.

- Research, evaluate, integrate and modify Commercial off the shelf (COTS) hardware with COTS and custom software

- Work independently and as part of a project team responsible for installing, configuring, integrating and testing systems hardware and software and related tactical and enterprise IT and communications systems

- Work independently and as part of a team to evaluate and recommend new technologies and to enhance current capabilities of established  situational awareness systems

- Responsible for developing test procedures, system documentation and training materials

- Analyze system faults, troubleshoots and runs diagnostic tests on hardware, applications, and operating systems to detect problems

- Provide technical analyses of network challenges and problems and be able to develop/implement technical solutions

- Tests, evaluates, installs developed software during various phases of development

- Work closely with the Leidos Information Assurance team to ensure that all systems are compliant with DOE cyber and information security requirements.

  • Requires a Bachelors degree and 8 or more years of prior relevant experience; or Masters degree with 6 or more years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

  • Technical (hands-on) experience with networking, VSAT, Cybersecurity Compliance, systems engineering standards, and technical procedure documentation.

  • Ability to logically and systematically convert customer or product requirements into total system solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

  • Subject matter expertise on enterprise information systems / security architecture and ability to apply these to the organization's overall technical strategy.

  • Strong ability to work well with a diverse staff.

  • Demonstrated experience in making processes more efficient.

  • Excellent written, oral and presentation skills, especially in conducting cross-training events for the team.

  • Knowledge of operations testing and evaluation methods.

  • Experience leading a technical team.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, cost estimation, trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the practical application of engineering, science, and technology.

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We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.

  • Large Infrastructure

  • Mission Support

  • Digital Modernization

  • Command & Control

  • Mission Applications

  • Environmental Science

  • Nuclear Security

  • Engineering Services

  • Requires a Bachelors degree and 8 or more years of prior relevant experience; or Masters degree with 6 or more years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

  • Technical (hands-on) experience with networking, VSAT, Cybersecurity Compliance, systems engineering standards, and technical procedure documentation.

  • Ability to logically and systematically convert customer or product requirements into total system solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

  • Subject matter expertise on enterprise information systems / security architecture and ability to apply these to the organization's overall technical strategy.

  • Strong ability to work well with a diverse staff.

  • Demonstrated experience in making processes more efficient.

  • Excellent written, oral and presentation skills, especially in conducting cross-training events for the team.

  • Knowledge of operations testing and evaluation methods.

  • Experience leading a technical team.

  • Ability to Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, cost estimation, trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

  • Requires a BA degree and 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 years of prior relevant experience.12 years experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the practical application of engineering, science, and technology.

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

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.

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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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