Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) has been exclusively retained by Leidos, Inc. (“Leidos” or “Company”) to conduct a search for an Assistant General Counsel. Leidos, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Leidos, Inc. directly.
Overview: Leidos is seeking an experienced attorney to provide legal support to their Security Detection & Automation (“SD&A”) business. SD&A provides airport, cargo and critical infrastructure screening products, automated tray return systems and other industrial automation products. The successful candidate will provide legal advice and counsel on a variety of issues, predominantly concerning contracts and commercial transactions both in the United States and internationally.
Company: 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 36,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, with more than 400 locations in 30 countries, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020.
Experience: 8+ years as a practicing attorney, with substantial experience advising clients on a broad range of legal and contractual issues impacting business transactions in the United States and internationally. Ideal experience includes high volume commercial transactions with a sales-driven or other technology company. Experience with federal contracting and FAR clauses is preferred.
Location: Reston, VA (a DC suburb) or Tewksbury, MA (a Boston suburb).
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus.
Relocation: Local candidates strongly preferred.
About Leidos, Inc.
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