Today, Electronic Warfare (EW) is a growing enterprise - protecting the warfighter and our national security against ever-adapting threats. The Leidos Innovations Center (LInC) at Leidos currently has an opening for a Systems Engineering Project Manager to manage and lead EW programs in Arlington, VA. As part of our team, you will focus on improving the robustness and efficacy of sensors and signals in complicated environments.
As a LInC EW Systems Engineer PM you’ll directly support the Division by achieving program objectives and will interface with your Customers; you may have an opportunity to also serve as a Supervisor. Responsibilities include management of day-to-day technical management and operations support of contract, subcontract, finance, security, staffing, and procurement. The Systems Engineer SE will lead technical efforts including HW/SW design, development and integration, cost/risk evaluation, system requirements analysis, trade studies, and system testing. In addition, you will monitor and manage program performance, risk, cost and schedule; quality review and submission of all deliverables; and preparation of contract modification proposals (technical and cost). The ideal candidate will possess superior analytical and problem-solving skills, operate independently with limited supervision and feedback, be a strong team player, and have the ability to establish solid working relationships with technical staff members and peers within the division as well as our external Government customers. Experience in communication, EW, and radar systems; hardware/software fabrication; vehicle/platform system integration; and/or test and evaluation is a plus.
Regular tasks will include:
- Execute all facets of program management for your contracts (i.e., cost, schedule, reporting, engagement etc.)
- Support and Lead marketing and business development initiatives
- Manage multiple projects, engaging with Customers as well
- Potentially provide Supervisory assistance
- Must be U.S. Citizen
- BA with 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years prior relevant experience
- Active Secret or TS clearance
- Experience in systems engineering activities (e.g., requirements analysis, trade studies, cost/risk analysis, and system testing)
- Experience executing program management activities (e.g., cost, schedule, Customer engagement etc.)
- Business Development and Capture experience (e.g., Proposal experience)
- Demonstrated strong oral and written communication
- Ability to work in a team environment, as well as independently
- Adaptability to new challenges with a strong motivation to grow and learn in new areas
- Masters with 10+ years prior relevant experience or Doctoral degree
- Experience translating functional requirements into tasks
- Supervisory experience
- Experience working in EW and/or radar fields
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. 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.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® 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 $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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