The National Solutions Group at Leidos currently has multiple anticipated openings for Mission Operators (Shift) to support a client's requirements in a challenging, dynamic setting located in the Northern Virginia area. The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance and is contingent upon program award.
The Mission Operators will perform 24/7 mission console operations on a rotating 12-hour shift basis as part of a team that leverages national systems in a dynamic and evolving operations environment. Mission Operators will work in a highly collaborative environment with teammates, key stakeholders and the Government customer to ensure mission continuity and support to the IC community.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Implements mission plans and schedules and executes system tasking to achieve mission objectives.
Monitors and operates data processing computer software in accordance with defined operating instructions and procedures.
Responds appropriately to system messages or error indicators from equipment or control panels.
Responds to operational situations appropriately, and provides recommendations for system and process improvement.
Performs daily activities, including working with multiple systems, platforms, and databases to ensure mission accomplishment and monitors mission system performance.
Applies expertise on system capabilities, tasking, and requirements during real-time operations and execution to ensure resource optimization.
Must successfully complete a formal training and certification program
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below
BS degree and 4 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 6 years of prior relevant experience.
5 or more years of IASAE.
TS/SCI with Polygraph is required.
Experience with collection management, mission management, or operational environments
Experience with working in an intelligence community operational environment
Demonstrated ability and experience working effectively on a small team in a real-time operational environment
Ability to recognize problems or errors and respond appropriately
Ability to work a rotating shift pattern covering a 24/7 mission Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration
Ability to operate multiple systems that ensure activities are accomplished
Ability to identify needed changes to processes and activities and help to implement solutions
Ability to work successfully as part of a virtual team
Knowledge of the processes and tools required to execute timelines and provide mission status
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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.