User Engagement (UE) SME -- Security Clearance Required

dollar-sign icon Pay $180000.00 - $200000.00 / year
location icon Location Gaithersburg/Maryland
clock icon Employment type Full-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: R-00110252

      M aintain software applications that sustain legacy capabilities while developing more streamlined, capable, and cost-effective software solutions. The team will create a flexible environment, allowing a wide variety of needs across the program , and enable the rapid execution of critical new mission requirements.

      You will take part in our A gile development process that is focused on the end result as opposed to the process itself (people over process) . U se Human-Centered Development to improve end user and stakeholder engagement, communication, and training to support NGA Analysts, Imagery Analysts, Geospatial Analysts, Imagery Scientists, Data Scientists .

      Primary Responsibilities

      • Conduct technical and engineering meetings with Maru and its stakeholders and perform end-of-product increment demos to strengthen User Engagement

      • Identify the various user organizations, defined by mission and office, to proactively target UE in-person and virtually.

      • Continuously engage different types of analysts and end users to walk through their day-to-day workflows, users and get them involved in PI pre-planning events and retrospective

      • You will work within our agile software development team to translate customer requirements into agile user stories

      • The software development team will use these stories to create capabilities that provide true positive mission impact

      Basic Qualifications

      • Must have an active TS security clearance
      • R equires BS degree and 8 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 10 years of prior relevant experience

      • Experience in customer facing roles driving product discussions

      • Ability to simplify communication, provide analysis that makes decision making easy and a culture of collaboration to help cross functional teams

      • D e monstrated experience in managing a product backlog, expertise using tools like JIRA, Confluence and Product Road mapping software.

      • Excellent communication skills including developing and conducting executive presentations, drafting memos, decision analysis and recommendations.

      • Experienced at managing priorities and tradeoffs to deliver the highest value solutions for clients and end users.

      • Demonstrated knowledge in modeling capabilities and Human-centered design

      • GEOINT mission domain experience in the IC or DoD

      • Experience with SAFe Lean Agile methodology

      • Experience in designing and executing a plan that successfully obtained widespread adoption of a new analytic capability within a user community

      • Experience working in agile development programs at the team, program or solution level managing capability epics, features and stories

      Preferred Qualifications

      • E xperience as an Intelligence Analyst

      • Experience with UX

      This position has a target range for compensation of $180,000 - $200,000. This is a firm fixed price contract and does not allow for negotiations outside of this target range.

      Pay Range:

      Pay Range $105,300.00 - $162,000.00 - $218,700.00

      The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

  • About the company

      We Are Leidos For 50 years we have been tackling some of the biggest problems that face our nation and our world. Leidos is a science and technology solutions leader working to address some of the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and healthcare markets.