Systems Architect - SME

    Herndon, VA 20170

    Job Description


    Job Description:

    Leidos is seeking a Systems Architect with TS/SCI clearance and polygraph to work on an intelligence community information technology (IT) contract in the Reston, VA area. Systems Architects are responsible for overseeing system design, development, and deployment.

    Primary Responsibilities:
    • Develop system requirement specifications based on user requirements and high-level system architecture.
    • Lead system architecture design and development activities.
    • Provide technical leadership for systems engineering teams.
    • Participate in collaborative engineering/development processes.
    • Provide guidance to system development/implementation planning by preparing system engineering management, system integration, and/or test plans.
    Basic Qualifications:
    • TS/SCI with Polygraph
    • Typically requires BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience with government networks and secure communications.
    • Vendor certifications such as those listed below are strongly preferred:
    • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
    • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
    • AWS Essentials
    • AWS Cloud Experience
    • Agile Experience
    • Azure Fundamentals

    External Referral Bonus:Eligible

    Potential for Telework:No

    Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


    Scheduled Weekly Hours:40


    Requisition Category:Manager

    Job Family:Systems EngineeringLeidos

    Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services 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 annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

    Pay and Benefits

    Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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    Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [emailprotected].

    Commitment to Diversity

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

    Posting ID: 555276727Posted: 2020-05-27