The Defense amp; Intelligence Group of Leidos is seeking a Systems Engineer to support the conference center under the Information Technology Enterprise Management Contract within the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.Responsible for technical planning, system hardware-software-network design, development and integration, verification and validation, and fielding. Evaluates alternatives including cost and risk, supportability and analyses for total systems. Duties include performing systems requirements analysis, functional analysis, timeline analysis, trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition, technical management, integration, system testing, and quality assurance.• Responsible for Planning, scheduling and controlling the movement of IOS and Application builds and update releases to Test and Live Environments.• Ensure that the integrity of the Live Environment is protected and that the correct Components are released. Ensure that backout procedures restore system baseline successfully and within time constraints.• Ensure proper change and configuration management processes are followed; helps to document infrastructure baselines and change requests• Regularly identifies risks, issues and concerns and offers mitigation plans• Working knowledge of COTS integration, customization and deployment technologies, especially SCCM architecture, Windows and Linux Enterprise patching, Database upgrades; hardware installation and upgrades, especially filers, printers, network layer• Works independently to achieve day-to-day objectives with significant impact on operational results or project deliverables.• Responsible for entire projects or processes within a technical area.• Typically responsible for coaching and reviewing the work of lower level technical staff.• Develops technical solutions that require collaboration with internal experts, deep analyses, technical knowledge and understanding of impact on end-product/solution.• Communicates with stakeholders: customers, internal and client project teams, site infrastructure leads, SMEs and end-users• Engages stakeholders to obtain solution buy-in and satisfaction; drives solution to closure• Requires deep understanding of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of technical domain and has broad understanding of other related specialty areas.
Skills amp; Tasks: Exceptionally Complex - researches and evaluates new concepts and processes to improve performance. Analyzes cross-functional problem sets, identifies root causes and resolves issues. Assists more junior level technicians, specialists, and managers in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians, specialists, and/or managers.
Individual Work / Teamwork or Leadership / Management: Leadership/ Management - Works individually, actively participates on integrated teams, and leads multiple tasks, projects or teams. Oversees and monitors performance, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues.
Guidance: Directs multiple teams through to project completion. Provides guidance and direction to lower level technicians, specialists, and managers.
Education/Min Years Experience: HS/GED -- 10 years experience, Associates -- 8 years experience, Bachelors -- 6 years experience, Masters -- 4 years experience, PhD -- 2 years experience
Active TS/SCI with Poly clearance is required
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.