Sr Systems Engineer - AWS, Cloud

Leidos   •  

Alexandria, VA

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 386 days ago



This position is a Systems Engineer on the Exploitation Services (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 the 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. This position will require experience across multiple System Engineering domains with a focus on analytics, understanding as the architecture evolves.


•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). 

•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. 

•Provide assessments on ROM/ECPs and lead package completion, oversee the readiness of deliveries. 

•Be a strong contributor to the agile scrum teams, participating in daily scrums, and being proactive to work tasks and resolve obstacles. 

•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.



•Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 14 years or more of professional experience; or 12 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree. Considered an expert, authority in discipline.

•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).

•Familiarity with the geospatial domain and technologies (Google Earth, Google Maps, ArcGIS, WMS, WFS, KML).

•Experience with Amazon Web services. 

•Scripting JavaScript, Python, SQL, ESRI Model Builder. 

•System (hardware, software and networking) Design and Architecture.

•Understanding of SW development methodologies (Agile), Cost and work Estimation (excel).

•You must have an active TS/SCI security clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.