Leidos is seeking a Warhead Scientist to support a client’s operational requirements in a challenging, dynamic setting located in the Washington Metropolitan Area. The position requires the ability to obtain a TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance.
Successful candidates will work well in team environments and will be capable of operating independently with minimal supervision. Candidates will be expected to effectively interact with customer personnel at all levels within the customer organization. The Warhead Analyst will also be adept at mentoring junior colleagues and will be expected to present training courses and talks to both general and technical audiences on occasion.
Required Skills: The Warhead Analyst must be knowledgeable of all aspects of warhead design, operations, testing requirements and modeling for both conventional and non-conventional warheads. He or she must be able to analyze performance and test results. Industrial experience in warhead design, testing or modeling is desired.
REQUIRED EDUCATION: 12 years of experience is required, 15 or more years of experience is desired. A Bachelor’s Degree is required, an advanced degree is 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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.