Requirements Engineer (646329)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos seeks an experienced Requirements Engineer to provide support for a position in the Herndon, VA area. The Requirements Engineer will document, analyze, and review requirements for a software development team. The Requirements Engineer will be responsible for interfacing with multiple stakeholders to assess and understand the requirements to ensure that user stories are consistent and applicable across all products.

Candidates must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance to be considered.

The Requirements Engineer is responsible for overseeing functional and non-functional requirements for multiple project teams. The Requirements Engineer’s primary duties include managing and verifying requirements; capturing detailed descriptions of user needs and product functionality; and ensuring the project team has clear, consistent, and testable requirements documented in user stories and completion criteria. The Requirements Engineer will also reconcile conflicts; decompose high-level information into the appropriate level of detail for team members; and participate in peer reviews of requirements documentation.

Working in a Scrum agile development environment, the Requirements Engineer will collaborate with development, test, and management team members; adhere to project schedules and milestones; and provide weekly status updates to management.

This position requires a candidate with prior requirements management experience, demonstrated verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to multi-task.


Mandatory Skills:

- Typically requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain

- Prior requirements management experience in a Scrum agile development environment
- Ability to analyze and assess requirements
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to multi-task

Desired Skills:

- Previous experience in enterprise-level software applications

- Proven ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities

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 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