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Reston, Virginia







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Mission & purpose

Leidos is a company that specializes in providing scientific, engineering, and technology solutions to various industries, including defense, health, and energy. They offer services such as systems integration, data analytics, cybersecurity, and research and development. Leidos' ultimate goal is to apply their expertise to solve complex challenges and make a positive impact on the world. Their purpose revolves around delivering innovative solutions that improve safety, security, and efficiency in critical sectors, ultimately contributing to advancements in technology, science, and human well-being. Through collaboration and innovation, Leidos aims to create a safer, healthier, and more sustainable future for individuals and communities.

Culture & values


Is having the courage to make tough ethical decisions, taking pride in our work, being transparent with our team, and being respectful of everyone.


Is fostering a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone.


Is not limited to our engineers and scientists. It is acting as a catalyst. Being tenacious and curious to help us excel and be a part of a learning organization.


Is being flexible, creative, and resilient. It is our ability to think and act small while using the size and strength of our balance sheet to our advantage.


Is being team-oriented and proactively engaging to meet shared objectives. It is about building relationships and staying connected with each other.


Is being accountable, taking ownership, modeling servant leadership, and operating with a sense of urgency to our customers and teams.



We structure our salaries to be competitive for the region, market conditions, hardship, and hazards. We also: Reward your contributions to the company and our customers' mission. Recognize and reward notable advances for your profession, the company, and your customers. Ensure fairness, comply with applicable federal, state, and international laws, and meet applicable audit entities' standards.

Health and well-being

Comprehensive health coverage and other health and well-being programs are designed to keep you and your family healthy.

Income protection

Benefits should provide peace of mind, support you and your family, and help you successfully navigate life events. We took all these factors into account when we developed our income protection.


Time off is as important to your professional productivity as it is to your personal well-being. We offer several types of leave that together total the time you need to live your life outside the office.

Paid time off (PTO)

As an eligible employee, you’ll be able to accrue paid time off for vacations, personal business, and short-term illness. You can also borrow up to 40 hours of PTO before you accrue it, with your manager’s approval.

Paid parental leave

Eligible employees may take the lesser of twenty (20) days or four (4) weeks of paid parental leave.


Most Leidos employees get ten paid holidays each year, three floating holidays* to be used at your discretion and these seven fixed holidays. Note: Holidays may vary based on contractual requirements.


Employees are eligible to participate in the Leidos 401(k) Retirement Plan. Company match is determined by the employee’s fringe benefit package.

Financial well-being

Leidos believes that financial well-being is an important part of a person's overall health and well-being. Therefore, we are pleased to offer a complimentary suite of programs to meet the varying needs of employees. Programs are dedicated to helping you with improving or maintaining your overall financial wellness by offering educational seminars, webinars, one-on-one coaching, and tools such as the Student Loan Assistance tool. Programs are designed to help you with your financial goals such as budgeting, managing credit card debt, paying off student loans, retirement readiness and more.

Family benefits

Understanding the inherent challenges of balancing work and family responsibilities, we offer benefits to make family life a little easier