Senior Systems Engineer

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Job Category:
Information Technology - Systems
Yes, 25% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Leidos is currently looking for a Senior Systems Engineer in Fort Belvoir, VA. This position is in support of the I2TS-3 contract.


The Senior Systems Engineer will be accountable for all aspects of engineering requirements and manages the hands-on, day-to-day issues related to engineering activities. Is responsible for engineering operations including security, maintenance and accountability. Is responsible for meeting all technical requirements related to Engineering, and ensures that processes and network/systems Engineering meet performance requirements. Is the Point-of-Contact for Engineering related issues, and is authorized to act on all matters relating to the daily operation of the task order related to Engineering. Is responsible for meeting all technical requirements


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications
  • Analyze system requirements and leads design and development activities

  • Guide users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies

  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology

  • Incorporate new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations

  • Develop system architecture and system design documentation

  • Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans

  • Interact with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts

  • Responsible for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility

  • Communicate with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives


Basic Qualifications

  • Active TS/SCI required at time of hire.
  • HSD or GED with 10 Years of relevant experience
  • OR Associate's Degree with  8 Years of relevant experience
  • OR Bachelor's Degree with 6 Years of relevant experience
  • OR Master's Degree with 4 Years of relevant experience
  • OR PhD.
  • DoD Directive 85570.01M IASAE Level II - Must have one of the following: CASP CE, CISSP (or Associate), CSSLP


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Communication skills to effectively interface with military officials, managers, and subordinates

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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