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Job #: R-00074292
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3000
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Leidos Defense Group is seeking a dynamic Independent SURTASS Quality Assurance Support Specialist to perform the quality assurance functions for the status and tracking of SURTASS assets and the program AQLs. The Independent SURTASS Quality Assurance Support Specialist will be based in Virginia Beach, VA and shall provide direct on-site supervision to organize and de-conflict scheduling of installation and maintenance activities. The Independent SURTASS Quality Assurance Support Specialist shall provide on-call technical services for emergent requirements aboard all SURTASS platforms, and shall provide technical support in review of existing systems to ensure compliance with current messaging, security, and software policies, standards, and versions. Also, the Specialist is responsible for setting up, data gathering, managing, variance analysis, trending, reporting, delivering related CDRLs, updating and improving the Acceptable Quality Levels (AQL) associated with the program.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have at least an Associate Degree in Computer Science, Electronics Technology, or be a graduate of US Navy electronics “C” school or equivalent civilian electronics technical school. Curriculum must have dealt directly with industrial maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of secure networks and communications systems, navigations systems, and sonar surveillance systems.
  • Fifteen (15) years of progressive work experience in a Navy life cycle sustainment program with personnel supervision responsibilities, and familiarity with C4I technologies, sonar maintenance and operations
  • A Top Secret Clearance required.

Desired Experience:

  • Three years of experience in Quality Assurance roles, to include experience in establishing SOPs for program QA, data gathering and analysis, conducting Root Cause Analyses, and monitoring progress in achieving outstanding AQLs.
  • 10 (ten) years of experience in the maintenance and repair of SURTASS PROCESSING Subsystems, SURTASS COMMs subsystems, and/or SURTASS arrays. Experience in all three of these areas, versus one or two, is highly desirable.
    • SURTASS PROCESSING SUBSYSTEM includes: ICP, UNIX, LINUX, Windows, ORACLE, COMPOSE, GCCS-M, GPS (Commercial and MIL-STD), Bathythermograph/Sound Velocimeter, Mechanical and Ring Laser Gyro, TTTS, and/or PC Test Set;
    • SURTASS COMMs SUBSYSTEM includes: SHF, UHF SATCOM and LOS, HF, NOW, IFF, SECURE VOICE and DATA CRYPTOs, CMS, EKMS, KMI, SIPRNET, ADNS/CFCP, and/or NIPRNET;
    • SURTASS ARRAYS includes: TL-29A Twinline and Single line, LFA, CLFA, and/or HFM3.

External Referral Eligible

Pay Range:

COVID Response

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. 

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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