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Job #: R-00097757
Location: Atlanta, GA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 50%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3000
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Associate Project Manager – Power Delivery

Leidos Engineering has an opportunity for an Associate Project Manager who will work alongside engineers and management for various clients supported by the Power Delivery Services (PDS) division. The position will have internal and client facing responsibilities, such as driving scope execution, schedule/resource management, financial management, contract management and risk mitigation.

The Associate Project Manager will be part of an established Project Management Office (PMO) within the PDS Division that provides consulting services to both public-owned and investor-owned electric utilities. These consulting services provide clients with overall project management tasks in the areas of comprehensive engineering design of electrical transmission and distribution, substation and transmission line projects nationwide.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Managing various sized distribution or transmission/substation projects for public-owned and investor-owned electric utilities
  • Responsible for overall project performance as well as managing the scope, schedule, budget, and safety performance
  • Ensuring project costs, schedule and scope are managed, including the development of recovery plans, to stay within approved limits
  • Working with Engineering Leads and Managers to track and execute client deliverables
  • Creation and maintenance of client and office schedules
  • Development of controls reports to produce weekly/monthly reports for client and internal management review (i.e. Financial Reports, Action Item Lists, Resource loading analysis and schedules, Meeting Minutes, etc.)
  • Interfacing directly with the client and internal management to report progress, costs, schedule and risks across a portfolio of distribution projects
  • Assist with the preparation of bid documents, development of requests for proposal responses and cost estimates
  • Creation and maintenance of comprehensive project dashboard reports and KPI tracking
  • Monthly client invoicing

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in the following disciplines: Engineering, Business or Finance required
  • Familiarity with electric power industry and knowledge of business issues associated with power delivery services
  • Must have the capability for planning, organizing, directing, and tracking technical efforts on assigned tasks
  • Strong Microsoft office skills are required
  • Experience performing project controls related tasks such as scheduling, resource management, budgets, contract administration and cost management
  • Experience with scheduling tools such as MS Project, Primavera P6, JIRA or WorkFront
  • Ability to take direction from and discuss decisions with supervisor, and to coordinate with peers on project
  • Must be able to interact with customer representatives in an effective manner in briefings meetings
  • Must have demonstrated success with a team approach to the consulting business
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Periodic travel is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in the design, operations or construction of distribution, transmission or substation projects
  • 2-4 years of relevant Power Delivery experience preferred
  • Should be good with excel, analytics, and mathematics
  • 1+ years of relevant Project Management experience
  • Experience working with TEAMS, STOMP and Maximo

Pay Range:

Pay Range $60,450.00 - $93,000.00 - $125,550.00

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 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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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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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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