Leidos Systems Engineer Sr Stf in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Basic Qualifications

Technical Writing

Experience working directly with the customer

Ability to communicate effectively and work in a collaborative environment

Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)

Strong presentation skills (all levels of management / customer)

Job Description

This position is a Systems Engineer on the eXploit Program, working hand-in-hand with the ACE, Chief Architect (CA), Chief Engineer (CE) and the Program Management Leadership team to help design and engineer NGA’s next generation web based exploitation system. This position involves leading systems engineering activities that support building and delivering new and innovative systems to implement analytics, exploitation, reporting and production using web and cloud technologies.

The Candidate will need to have broad experience across multiple System Engineering domains with a focus on analytics, understanding as the architecture evolves. The candidate will be responsible for learning existing system capabilities and working to support the design of the new capabilities and enhancements (to include Cloud Migration and Analytics design and development).

They will be responsible for performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration and testing of complex software/COTS solutions to include requirements/story board elicitation, supporting program reviews, developing concept of operations and interface standards, supporting the development of system architectures, and performing technical and non-technical assessments and management. The candidate will provide assessments on ROM/ECPs and lead package completion, oversee the readiness of deliveries.

They will need to be strong contributor to the agile scrum teams, participating in daily scrums, and being proactive to work tasks and resolve obstacles. The candidate may also serve as the scrum master for the daily Systems Engineering Scrum.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


Leidos is a global leader in the integration and application of information, technology and systems working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the civil, health, defense, intelligence and homeland security markets. The company's 33,000 diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers in 30 countries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported 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.

Job Location(s): Gaithersburg Maryland, Gaithersburg Virginia