Technical Support Engineer – Data Engineer
Leidos currently has an opening for a Technical Support Engineer – Data Engineer to work at our customer site in Bagram, Afghanistan.
This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Distributed Common Ground/Surface System - Special Operations Forces (DCGS-SOF) Systems Integrator program. This effort provides development, integration, fielding, sustainment, and management activities in support of the DCGS-SOF Program, specifically for the development and integration of critical capabilities and functionality to meet SOF warfighter requirements. We act as the engineering and integration lead for the Program Management Office (PMO), with expertise in areas such as software and systems engineering, data engineering, Cyber Security, systems integration and interoperability support for the PMO. This effort encompasses Headquarters United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC), Naval Special Warfare Command (NSWC), Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC), Marine Corps Special Operations Command (MARSOC), and Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC).
Roles and Responsibilities:
Responsible for developing, documenting and implementing analytical methodology; identifying and documenting software functional requirements; capability testing and evaluation; identification, aggregation, and visualization of disparate data feeds. Technical support to operations and intelligence fusion through data integration and visualization of problem sets at the tactical through strategic levels. Provide technical support to multi-discipline Intelligence Analysis teams, leveraging software capabilities to assist and identify capabilities and vulnerabilities of targeted enemy organizations; identify trends, patterns and key nodes, highlighting their relationships to targeted enemy networks. Possess a thorough understanding of the intelligence process to compile, collate, analyze, produce, and evaluate all-source intelligence. Provide technical assistance with identification and dissemination of data sets to clients and partners; support technical functional requirements capture from across enterprise sites, and configure software solutions to support improved analysis across site locations. Devise strategies to extract meaning and value from structured and unstructured data. Utilize analytic models, scripting, and programming to characterize and analyze data. Analyze and configure functional capabilities to support the characterization and ingestion of new and existing data types. Identify and assist in the development and operationalization of data ingestion process flows and approval workflows. Communicate and collaborate with customer teams to understand mission needs.
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years’ relevant experience or Master’s Degree with 4 years’ relevant experience.
Personnel are required to have DOD 8570.01-M Baseline Certification prior to being hired and become DOD 8570.01-M compliant 6 months from contract start.
Candidate must possess an active TS/SCI, or a Top Secret clearance with a current SSBI, and be eligible to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Previous experience working with DoD, DCGS, or USSOCOM preferred.
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.