Support Application Engineer

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Job Category:
Information Technology - Other
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI
At Leidos, we focus on forward-looking technology and results. Our ability to understand and anticipate needs has made us a valued lifetime partner. Join our team to provide best-value solutions, flawless performance, and the support that assures mission success.



We are looking for a Support Application Engineer to provide direct onsite support and will be the ‘face’ of the application to the customer.  Individual must be a critical thinker – someone who can rapidly consume domain knowledge, be an effective communicator and able to create rapport with the customer.  Must also be able to perform tasks of a high degree of complexity and difficulty with no supervision.
Individual will be responsible for installing, configuring, testing and day-to-day maintenance/trouble-shooting all aspects of the application.   The application has a Java and web-based front end version running on web logic servers and an open-motif version running on Linux servers; both versions interact with an Oracle database.  Individual will be responsible for maintaining multiple instances of both web and motif versions of the software.  Selectee will be required to manage various system configuration settings directly in Oracle and be able to make immediate database changes to support user requirements. 
The onsite representative must quickly become knowledgeable on system functionality, the domain-specific data, software configuration and analyzing log files.  Excellent written and verbal skills are required to facilitate communication between the customer and the software developers and communicate any issues to the development team while also identifying possible solutions and/or workarounds for problems.  We need an individual who will take responsibility, work hard, learn, and strive to become the application export the customer requires in order to adequately support their requirements.



• Bachelor’s degree required and 8-10 years of relevant technical experience.
• Experience as a software/system tester, integrator, developer or support engineer
• Hands on experience with basic SQL
• Must have experience with Linux
• Experience with WebLogic
• Active Top Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility
Desired Skills:
• Experience with Oracle PL/SQL, Shell scripting
• Knowledge of the USSTRATCOM MPAS applications
• Knowledge of DGZ Construction planning



External Referral Eligible

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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