Leidos are a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities and transformation in frontline services, our work in the United Kingdom includes addressing some of the most complex problems in defence, healthcare, government, safety and security, and transportation.
We currently have a permanent vacancy for a Systems Integration Engineer with experience of integrating large scale Systems, Services and applications within a Mission Critical Systems\Services Integration environment. Applicants must have SC clearance. Whilst this role can be worked remotely, regular travel to Whiteley (near Portsmouth) may be required
THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY
As part of an integrated team the successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of key I&V activities as assigned by the I&V Lead. The successful Systems Integration Engineer will work with customers, suppliers and our wider I&V team to successfully provision, install and deliver a fully integrated Platform on the new core architecture to allow further testing and validation.
This is an opportunity to have a role within a programme delivering critical services and infrastructure key to the future of UK Air Traffic Management.
Though experience with Air Traffic Management (ATM) is not required as on-the-job training will be provided, the successful candidate will need to demonstrate integration test experience, ideally within a virtualised cloud based infrastructure.
The Systems Integration Engineer will be responsible for:
Provisioning, installing and delivering fully integrated Platforms and Environments for Testing and Operational teams
Managing installation of applications and services across a wide range of platforms (Virtualisation, Windows/Linux systems)
Investigating and managing incidents/defects across the supported environments and work with suppliers to identify root cause and resolution.
Applying strong understanding of networking concepts and how key technologies are integrated together (Routers/Servers/Management of Networks) to integrate and maintain environments
Rapidly learning and then applying the understanding of how Air Traffic Control works in the UK and how the new systems need to be utilised to achieve that aim
Developing Schedule/Plans for the scope of work defined, including delivery dates, dependencies and Assumptions and risks.
Applying knowledge of System hardware-software-network designs
Generating test procedures and conducting functional and non-functional testing of both environments and operational applications
Evaluating alternatives solutions as required within the scope of work/task form including cost and risk analysis
Developing of systems requirements and derivation of these into subsystems as required
Technical management, integration, system testing, and quality assurance as directed to meet schedule milestones
Identifying and mitigating technical risks
Applying knowledge of Service Orientated Architectures
Applying knowledge of test automation concepts especially for provisioning environments
Utilising DOORS, JIRA and HPQC (ALM) as required
What do we do for you?
We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent.
Our reward scheme includes:
Contributory Pension Scheme
Private Medical Insurance
33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, and cycle to work scheme)