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Job Number:
647781
Job Category:
Information Technology - Other
Location:
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, IL US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
None
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret
Description:
The Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group has an opening for a Project Engineer at Scott AFB, IL.
 
PROGRAM SUMMARY:
Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), located at Scott AFB, IL, acts as the provider of GIG/Defense Information System Network (DISN) services to its customers the Department of Defense (DoD) and national security organizations. The core telecommunications capabilities supported by GSM-O enables the Warfighter to meet operational needs by providing world-wide telecommunications, supporting natural disaster relief, and conducting humanitarian assistance in peace time crises, regional conflicts, and at the same time executing on-going strategic deterrence activities. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position directly supports the DISA-provided GIG capabilities and services in our 24x7 Global Network Support Center (GNSC). 
•Correct program errors, prepare operating instructions, compile documentation of program development, and analyze system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques, and controls.
•Collect, analyze, and interpret data to reach logical conclusions and prepare recommendations, focused on the customers needs as well as policies and procedures. 
•Familiar with designing, developing, documenting, testing, and debugging software that contain logical and mathematical solutions to mission problems or questions in computer language for solutions by means of data processing equipment. 
•Apply the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development lifestyle. 
•Present and convey results of analyses to various audiences. 
•Evaluate sources of information in order to determine any limitations in terms of reliability and usability. 
•Excellent analytical and problem solving skills with attention to detail and data accuracy. 

Qualifications:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
•Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 4+ years of professional experience; additional experience can be substituted in lieu of a degree.
•Strong organizational, time management, and follow-up skills. 
•Experience designing, implementing, and maintaining dashboards, visualizations, and supporting data analysis. 
•MS Excel and complex calculations Knowledge.
•Experience with different types of databases Knowledge of Javascript, SQL, and VBA.
•Currently possess an active Secret security clearance.


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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