The Leidos Innovations Center (LInC) is seeking a motivated,
creative, and collaborative individual to join our growing autonomy
team. The Autonomous Systems Solution Architect is part of Leidos’
top technical talent that works across the company to bring
together the best capabilities Leidos has to offer to develop
collaborative autonomy capabilities to solve some of the world’s
most challenging problems. As a technical leader, the solution
architect will work closely with the business area manager and team
of subject matter experts to shape opportunities and develop
solutions for a wide range of customers such as the armed services,
commercial energy, international entities, and advanced research
organizations. The perfect individual for this position is able to
work with technical experts, business development professionals,
program managers, and line leadership to get the job done. A
successful applicant has a broad understanding of the technology
and customer environments with a passion to do the right
• Works directly with customers and other technical experts in
multiple areas or disciplines to develop solutions to develop
• Works with the business area manager and supporting business
development team to develop strategy to grow Leidos in the area of
• Communicates with internal team members across multiple areas
and client team members about in-depth technical matters or
• May communicate with parties external to the organization
(e.g., sub-contractors, vendors, etc.).
• Works closely with other team members and across
organizational boundaries to develop new and innovative
Leading teams of engineers and scientists
Developing and implementing AI-based solutions in a range of
technology areas: Perception and situational understanding,
planning and decision-making, behavior and action execution,
collaboration, and manned-unmanned teaming.
Familiarity of DoD systems and missions.
Ability to communicate effectively about autonomy and AI with a
broad range of audiences, from internal leaders to external
customers and from sophisticated AI researchers to those with
little or no relevant background.
Position requires an active Secret clearance therefore US
Citizenship is required to be eligible. Applicants selected will be
subject to a government security investigation and must meet
eligibility requirements for a TS/SCI security clearance.
Masters degree with 15+ years of prior relevant experience or a
Doctorate Degree with 13+ years of experience.
Systems engineering and integration experience highly
Knowledge and understanding of many areas of AI (Machine Learning,
Bayesian, fuzzy, Dempster-Shafer, or symbolic reasoning) and
related key technical disciplines including: Mobile / embedded /
edge-based / cloud / hybrid containerized deployment
Familiarity with sensor systems and/or advanced processing
Familiarity with relevant open standards in industry and DoD (e.g.
JAUS, OMS, FACE)
Familiarity with CPU/GPU/FPGA-based computation
Familiarity with secured data including multi-level classified
External Referral Bonus:
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours: