Leidos Radiological/Nuclear Engineer in ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico


Leidos is actively interviewing for an upcoming opportunity for a Radiological/Nuclear Engineer to join our team at Kirtland AFB, NM.


Develop, manage, and implement instrumentation plans and methodologies to meet measurement objectives to support conduct of tests. Conduct research, development, and integration efforts to maintain currency in state-of-the-art and emerging/developmental data acquisition systems and sensor technologies across the radiological testing spectrum to ensure maximum effectiveness and to fill voids in testing capabilities. Develop and implement rigorous processes to ensure new sensor and data acquisition technologies are properly investigated and validated prior to introduction into the inventory. Develop test plans and methodologies to perform validation and verification testing of existing and emerging measurement diagnostic technologies and systems


Coordinating with government customers on a routine basis to plan future tests and review test and program results

Researching new test equipment, sensors and procedures to enhance future testing

Planning, execution and integration of radiological/nuclear-related tests into government test plans

Interpreting test results

Communicating of test results in both oral and written formats.

Providing technical oversight and guidance to a test team.



Master’s degree in Physics or Nuclear Engineering or related field

Five years of test experience with knowledge of government test procedures

Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of tools

Active Secret clearance/ eligible for Top Secret/ (SCI) clearance


Project Management Professional

Radiation Safety Officer Certification

Top Secret/SCI security clearance

Demonstrated ability to lead a test team

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Leidos Overview:

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions 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 pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.