Chief Engineer (645809)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Job Summary

Operations and Logistics Services within Leidos Defense and Intelligence has an opening for a Chief Engineer working in our Colorado Springs, CO office providing technical leadership supporting our Space Situational Awareness opportunities.

Primary Responsibilities

Lead a team of engineers, logisticians, and technicians in the sustainment, maintenance, and modernization of ground-based sensors and infrastructure supporting the DoD’s Space Situational Awareness mission. In this position you will be the primary technical interface to the U.S. Government’s program and technical teams. Formulate and review project plans, determine cost, and ensures conformance to work standards. Communicate with all levels of management for planning and control of this program.


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with 8 or more years of directly related experience.

Must have 5 plus years of experience sustaining and maintaining Space Situational Awareness Ground-based telescopes and radars.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret Clearance.

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 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. JBLeidos ICJBMeta