Systems Engineer

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Information Technology - Systems
Yes, 25% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI
Leidos has an opening for a Software Systems Engineer in support of the DCGS-N systems engineering efforts in North Charleston, SC.  


The Software Systems Engineer will be supporting the  Distributed Common Ground System, Navy (DCGS-N) Family of Systems (FoS) The successful applicant will be a major contributor to intelligence software integration and testing in PMW-120's System Engineering Division.  The position will involve extensive application configuration and candidates should possess an administrator-level understanding of n-tier Enterprise applications architecture/management as well as the capacity to follow detailed installation procedures.  
Work as a "generalist" on a team responsible for development and integration of current and future DCGS-N system builds. 
Defining DCGS-N baselines and versioning; initiating and conducting studies that examine upgrades and changes to  the DCGS-N system
Initiating and conducting Enterprise Change Requests (ECRs) documenting a needed change to the system
Providing support to the testing and life cycle activities required to sustain the system.

External Referral Eligible

Bachelor's of science degree in the technology field from an accredited college/university.  Additional years of experience can be considered in lieu of a degree.
4+ years of experience with mission operations and elicitation of analytic needs in the intelligence arena.
Ability to travel 25% including possible underway periods onboard U.S. Navy ships.
Minimum of IAT II Certifications to meet DoD 8570.1M compliance: CompTIA A+, CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Server+ and accreditation in Windows, Unix, Linux or Solaris operating systems.
Experience/training with Blade Servers.
Experience/training with VMware.
Experience/training in a Solaris, Windows PC and Windows Server 2008 environment.

Experience with Oracle Blade Servers/CT900, IBM Blade Center and Blades, Oracle T-4 servers, Dell Windows Servers, NetApp Storage solutions.   
Experience in a Solaris 10/11, MS Windows XP/7, Windows Server 2003/2008 R2, VMWare (vCenter, vSphere, ESXi), MS Hyper-V.
Previous experience with Java/J2EE, Oracle and COMPOSE/ISNS/CANES Environment.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment with other highly skilled individuals.
Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance or Distributed Common Ground Stationbackground.
Basic networking experience and Intel operations (IPL/iSToRE, CGS, JMPS, CVICsystems).
Excellent written and oral communication skills.

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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