Information Technology and Communications Technical Event Implementer

March 24, 2021
Centennial, CO
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Job Description:

Leidos is a Fortune 500™ company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.

Our Civil Group offers an array of exciting career opportunities for the best IT, energy, logistics and engineering professionals. 

Leidos is hiring an Information Technology and Communications Technical Event Implementer within the Leidos Antarctic Support Contract (ASC) to coordinate and manage the Information Technology and Communications (IT&C) technical events in support of the United States Antarctic Program (USAP). The Information Technology and Communications Technical Event Implementer provides administrative and coordination support for technical events that deploy or support the USAP mission in Antarctica. This position supports the overall National Science Foundation (NSF) USAP objectives.

***100% telework is allowed for this position and the travel time expected is up to 10% and may include short-term (2-6 weeks) deployments to Antarctica.***

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Information Technology and Communications Technical Event Implementer is responsible for managing the programmatic onboarding, deployments, administration and Antarctic activity planning of technical events such as vendor maintenance or partner agency activities that are in support of the ITC mission, or NSF partnerships. The span of this position is all USAP sites (CONUS, New Zealand, Chile, and Antarctic Stations) including any of the IT or Communications disciplines. This position typically supports communications infrastructure events to include SATCOM terminal maintenance and support, partner agency communications systems and radio communications systems. This position is the primary point of contact for NASA and Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) partnerships with the National Science Foundation. In this role, this position ensures NASA and JPSS events are supported by Leidos ASC and the IT&C department. This position acts as a liason between these events, the NSF and ASC.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Customer service and support for NASA and JPSS technical events/partnerships

  • Coordination of NASA and JPSS needs with ASC, NSF and other program partners

  • On-ice coordination for NASA and JPSS during the Austral summer season at McMurdo Station to include transportation, training, cargo, workspace allocation and scheduling support

  • Administration and coordination for all technical events sponsored by the IT&C division of ASC as needed

  • Assistance in onboarding and processing technical events to include PQ and travel support for technical event participants

  • Coordinate with NSF stakeholders to ensure partner agency expectations and service levels are appropriate

  • Coordinate support for technical events with ASC and NIWC divisions, Antarctic station management and IT&C management

  • Monitor progress of on-ice support from CONUS as needed

  • Ensure proper safety, workplace and programmatic trainings are provided to technical events

  • Other duties as assigned

PHYSICAL AND / OR OTHER SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: Deployment to Antarctica may be required for this position. The individual in the position must successfully complete the physical and dental examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica. Failure to meet these requirements may result in withdrawal of employment offer or other employment action.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 6 or more years of Customer Service experience

  • Project management experience preferred, but not required

  • Technical event experience preferred, but not required

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required

  • Prior USAP experience preferred, but not required

Skill Requirements:

  • Self-starting and engaged

  • Demonstrated organization and customer service skills

  • Aptitude for customer engagement and customer relationship management

  • Experience using Enterprise Application Software (EAS) scaled applications

  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements

  • Excellent communication skills

Driven by our talented workforce, the Integrated Missions Operation builds trust through an array of energy-related IT, environmental science and engineering solutions to meet our customers’ needs. 

Key Programs and/or Capabilities: 

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We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year. 

This role is covered by the Service Contract Act. The pay range for this position will be $28.85 per hour to $48.08 per hour.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:

Yes, 100%

Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

SCA General Clerk

Pay Range:

Pay Range $54,600.00 - $84,000.00 - $113,400.00

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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. 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 [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

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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