Systems Engineer - Active TS clearance Required!
Description Job Description:Leidos is hiring a System Engineer to support to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) SAPCO element in the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense facilities at the Navy Surface Weapons Center, Dahlgren, VA. The detail-oriented candidate will collaborate collaborate closely with customer and program personnel in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. A' An active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility is required; all work is on-site in Dahlgren, VA. A' Primary ResponsibilitiesA cents € cents Review program requirements, specs, test plans, and program plans to design security solutions for the successful development, testing, and fielding of missile defense capabilitiesA cents € cents Provide technical and security oversight for agency/directorate special program design, planning and management by guiding and implementing strategies to meet program needs/special demands crucial for effective program protection. A' A' A cents € cents Discover information protection needs for missile defense sensor, interceptor, computer, and communications systems, and define system security requirements for these systems. A' Develop fully integrated system security architectures consistent with system technical performance and support the implementation of security designs. A' Help determine security classification of technical issues as they arise.A cents € cents Evaluate future technology integration with respect to critical program information (CPI) protection requirements. A' Support horizontal protection studies and analyses to determine the value of specific classified technologies and ensure classifications are consistent with other department, agency, and directorate programs and elements.A cents € cents Develop and implement directorate special security policies, procedures, standards, training, and methods to identify and protect directorate sensitive information, personnel, property, facilities, operations, or material from unauthorized disclosure, misuse, theft, assault, vandalism, espionage, sabotage, or loss. A' Assist in establishing appropriate program protections beyond the collateral security structure and in development of new special programs.A cents € cents Determine and/or execute special security actions for a wide range of assignments, such as: developing Program Protection Plans, Sensitive Test Plans, Security Classification Guides, Standard Operating Procedures, and Operational tactics/techniques in implementing special program protection.A cents € cents Provide advice on the design and execution of sensitive ground testing (digital, HWIL) and flight testingA cents € cents Develop technical and budget briefings for agency senior leadership, including congressional staffers, and the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD). A' Assist in responding to Congressional inquiries and senior OSD and Service briefings.A cents € cents Support development of quarterly agency Director Program Review briefings. A' Support Director-level briefing coordination.A cents € cents Draft and coordinate agency Program Annual Reports and briefings for senior leadership and congressional actions/responses. A' Assist in the review and development of special program annual report submissions.A cents € cents Collaborate with government and agency contractor personnel in team environment. A' Provide technical indoctrinations to new personnel.A cents € cents Conduct assessments of technical and security information protection effectiveness and report status to special programs executive management.Basic QualificationsA cents € cents BS/BA in science/engineering with 5+ years of engineering experienceA cents € cents Military or government DoD experienceA' A cents € cents Active DoD Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCIA' A' Preferred QualificationsA' A cents € cents Excellent written and oral communication skillsA' A cents € cents 2+ years DoD Acquisition experience and/or previous Navy/Aegis/Missile Defense experienceA' A cents € cents Experience working service or agency special programsA' Current DoD TS/SCI clearanceExternal Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:$4,000Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:Top SecretTravel:Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Systems EngineeringPay Range: