Senior IT Systems Engineer

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The Defense and Intelligence Group at Leidos currently has an opening for an Information Technology (IT) Systems Engineer to work in the San Antonio, Texas office.

 This is an exciting opportunity to use your skills and experience to support the Air Force Integrated Personnel and Pay System (AFIPPS) mission.  In this mission, Leidos will provide IT services to develop and deliver a payroll system to support all Air Force Active, Reserve and Guard uniformed personnel.

Primary Responsibilities:

Perform requirements and fit/gap analysis and architecture design for the AFIPPS.  Develop technical specifications and design documents to define and baseline the AFIPPS and its interfaces. 

 Participate in Agile SCRUM team activities.  Support software development and integration, testing, data migration and deployment of the AFIPPS.  Participate in engineering design reviews, and support integrated product teams with external agencies.



Education and Experience:

Typically requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience.


Must be US Citizen.


Required Qualifications:

Previous experience with systems engineering of large enterprise IT systems is required. 

The ability to obtain an IT-III Tier 1 security clearance is required.


Desired Qualifications:

Experience with systems architecture design and cybersecurity requirements compliance in a Department of Defense computing environment is highly desirable.  Experience with performing systems engineering and SCRUM team leadership in an Agile development process is preferred. Working knowledge of the Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) Human Capital Management HCM) Payroll capabilities is a plus.  Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is also a plus.



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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