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Job #: R-00093676
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Evening
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

***Must have an active Top Secret Clearance***

Leidos is currently sourcing candidates for a CBRNE Project Manager to support Security Engineering Programs (SEP) within Homeland Security Solutions in Washington, DC.

The CBRNE Project Manager will serve as the lead representative for the analysis, organization and execution of integration projects. Utilizing extensive experience in detection and identification technologies, successful candidate will determine requirements, coordinate efforts, and manage financial expenditures associated with the deployment of sensor suites and peripheral hardware. Successful candidate will interface between subcontractors and customer representatives to ensure requirements are met while maintaining functionality and serviceability and meeting all safety and security needs of the project.

As the project manager, successful candidate will develop, assess, and maintain architectural drawings, assess power and network requirements, and account for and mitigate environmental concerns associated with any project as assigned. Modifications to existing projects will be meticulously documented and reported upon request by the customer. Candidate will be the designated point of contact for each project and will communicate all questions and concerns between Leidos, the customer, and any involved subcontractors. Candidate will provide oversight and direction during all phases of each project, will complete a final inspection and punch list, and will close each project upon sign off by customer representative.

Successful candidate will update and report the status of each open project on a regularly scheduled basis, providing meaningful assessments of progress and realistic estimates on time until completion. Candidate will determine priority of labor requirements in accordance with the needs of the customer and will direct efforts among multiple projects while ensuring fiscal responsibility and achieving on time delivery.

First Shift: Monday-Friday 6 am to 2 pm
Location: Washington, DC


Desired Experience:
• Past military experience in working with Chemical, Biological and Radiological equipment

• Operational familiarity with Gas Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry, Fourier Transform Infrared, Electro-Chemical reactive sensors, Fluorescence, Scintillation, Radiological aerosol analysis 

• Demonstrated experience in project management

• Familiarity with network integration requirements

•  Familiarity with electrical and mechanical systems including pneumatics

• Baseline understanding of commercial HVAC

• Ability to read, interpret, and modify drawings

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills

• Experience in directing workforce and managing expenditures

Primary Responsibilities
• Apply knowledge of operation, capabilities and limitations of equipment and systems in the development of installations.
• Assess operational requirements, develop plans, coordinate installations, evaluate and transfer upon completion.
• Maintain work records; prepare clear and concise reports.
• Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
• Learn and observe all appropriate safety precautions as required, including, but not limited to, OSHA General Industry Safety Orders, Respiratory Protection Program, and Safety Directives.

Basic Qualifications

Required Education & Experience:

• Bachelor’s Degree with 8+ years’ experience
• Must have an active Top Secret security clearance.
• Must be a US citizen
• Candidate must be able to follow written and oral instructions without supervision
• Ability to work independently and direct a subcontractor or team
• A valid driver’s license or the ability to meet the transportation requirements of this position.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Hands on technical experience in mechanical, electrical, or any of the basic sciences
• Basic networking experience

• Technical experience in analytical Chemistry, Biology, or Radiological science.

• Ability to work flexible hours (on call, shift work, weekends, and holidays as needed)

Desired Experience:
• Past military experience in working with Chemical, Biological and Radiological equipment

• Basic knowledge of chemistry and chemical processes

• CBRNE experience (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Explosive) (preferred)


Pay Range:

Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 47,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022.   For more information, visit

Pay and Benefits

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.

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Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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Commitment to Diversity

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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