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Job #: R-00066349
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5,000
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a Systems Engineer with a TS/SCI with polygraph clearance to support a highly visible fast paced prime contract in the Fort Meade, MD area.

You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Pandemic Paid Leave, Parental Paid Leave and an increased sign on bonus of $20,000. Please visit careers.leidos.com/CSS20k for details and a full list of eligible opportunities.

PROGRAM SUMMARY: Do you enjoy being a part of small teams that work closely with the customer? Does big data pique your interest? Our Prototype Development Support program is looking for candidates with a strong mission focus to do new development and rapid prototyping. Someone who can figure out smarter, better ways to discover new targets or support mission analysis. The Prototype Development Support (PDSII) program is a TTO-based, LOE program in support of our customer’s Operations organization.  Through new development and rapid prototyping, PDSII looks to help its customer find new and better data sources and tradecraft to answer new and existing intelligence questions to accomplish its mission.  Working across all areas, using methods that run the gamut from leading edge visualizations, analytic development and new technology research, the PDSII program constantly strives to provide the best solutions for the customer to address their mission needs, all in a fast paced, highly collaborative challenging environment.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Leidos Intelligence Division is seeking a SIGINT Systems Engineer to support a highly visible prime program near Ft Meade, MD. This position will require and active TS/SCI polygraph security clearance to be considered.

Do you enjoy being a part of small teams that work closely with the customer? Our Leidos prime program is looking for candidates with a strong mission focus. Someone who can figure out smarter, better ways to discover new targets or support mission analysis.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide System Engineering/Process Engineering support our customer’s Colorado organization.  Support policymaker requirements regarding collection and dissemination of TechSIGINT tactical data from conventional sources. Work closely with team management to research and develop automated solutions to current dataflow constraints and document findings. Duties require familiarity with various collection resources, analytic tools, and SIGINT repositories.

Run a pilot to evaluate worldwide customer-owned collection systems for potential or proven TechSIGINT value and with partnership from those owners, document the required improvements necessary to task, collect, record, and deliver TechSIGINT data into repositories in a repeatable, automated manner – readily discoverable to applicable TechSIGINT analysts. A portion of the evaluation will consider improvements to data flows from SIGINT systems. The documented requirements will include ROMs needed for each improvement, with the general solution provider identified for each portion of the end-to-end solution.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 14+ years of experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • 14+ years general experience in computer science, computer engineering, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline.

  • At least ten (10) years of experience in engineering and program processes (CM, QA, risk management, reporting) software development methodologies, planning, designing, and analyzing processing and storage retrieval systems on a mid- to large-scale.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Experience working with various data collection modes, including, but not limited to conventional assets, is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Familiarity with standard existing tools, including, but not limited to the following is preferred: (DX, IM&S, INTRANSIT, Timeplane, XKS, PERSUS, Wrangler, CED)

  • Experience developing and publishing system findings

  • Experience investigating and documenting as-is architectures

  • Experience supporting Operations

  • Experience engaging with customer (SMEs) and document requirements to be vetted and completed tasking assigned

The Cyber & SIGINT Solutions (CSS) Operation continues to grow in the Fort Meade, MD and surrounding areas.  We have funded Prime work and are currently seeking innovators, ideators, and game changers to join our team.  We are offering generous sign-on bonuses, competitive salaries, and enhanced benefit plans. To learn more please visit careers.leidos.com/CONMD

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Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry.  Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

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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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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