Project Engineer

  • Leidos,
  • Alexandria, VA
Agile, Analysis, Analyst, Civil, Development, Excel, Genetic, HTTP, Management, Networking, Outlook, Project, Project Engineer, Project Management, Security
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Job Requisition:

Project Engineer

Job Description:

Leidos has an immediate opening for a Project Engineer to join our DHS Security Operations Center (SOC) team. The Engineer will be leading critical SOC engineering projects including projects such as Archer customization, Splunk logging and SIEM implementation, etc. The Project Engineer will need to work with the customer to prioritize operational issues, engineering activities, and development efforts, and drive the schedule to completion.

Primary Responsibilities will include:
-Facilitate quality comments back to the analysts and leads for the source data to ensure the best data for future analyst analysis, -Lead updates to SOPs, Best Practices. -Lead key customer briefings and generally assisting the SOC leadership (Government and contractor in execution and strategy). -Ensure high quality of all contractual deliverables.-Lead other projects and small task orders of program while growing into a task order lead.


Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 5+ years or prior relevant experience or Masters with 3+ years of prior relevant experience.

- Experience with ITIL practices - 5+ years technical experience with 1-2 years of small project leadership (5+people) - Experience with Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook - Strong communication skills
Clearance: A Secret Clearance is required with the ability to obtain a Top Secret SCI. In addition to specific security clearance requirements all Department of Homeland Security SOC employees are required to obtain an Entry on Duty (EOD) clearance to support this program.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in cyber government/ and/or federal law enforcement- Strong customer interfacing experience - Previous experience with DHS customer - Experience in Security Operations Center (SOC) or Networking Operations - Project Management Tool experience- Agile Development processes- Work in Engineering a Task Management solution like JIRA


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:




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Job Family:

Software Engineering



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 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 .

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 .

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.

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