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Job #: R-00109408
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Project Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%
Clearance: DOE L
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2000
Group: Civil

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Are you an energetic person interested in joining the Leidos team as a Senior Business Process Analyst (SBPA)? This important position supports the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) Defense Programs (DP) Office of Stockpile Management (NA-12). The SBPA will provide direct support to the Business Process Team (BPT) Lead and team members and perform a wide variety of cross-functional activities that include but are not limited to, executing business process improvement/lean six sigma methodologies to improve NA-12 operations (e.g., policy management, performance management, and strategy).  The SBPA assists the BPT members with liaison efforts (e.g. policy reviews) and coordinating day-to-day BPT activities among other DP Offices, the Department of Defense, or Design and Production Agencies as well as the Office and Human Capital & Business Operations.

This is a full-time position. The position is located in the NNSA offices at the Department of Energy Forrestal Building in Washington, D.C. with some telework allowed as approved by the customer.

Required Clearance: Able to obtain an ‘L’ clearance upon acceptance of the position and ability to obtain Q clearance within 2 years

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage business process improvement/transformation efforts for a major federal organization.
  • Directly own and manage project deliverables such as process analysis, root cause analysis, problem identification, requirements gathering, benchmarking, user story development, and solution implementation.
  • Conduct performance monitoring and management activities to identify organizational challenges and potential process improvement projects.
  • Standardize processes and help set up and manage the project and program governance structures.
  • Responsible for conducting Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs), business case analysis, market analysis, and solution design.
  • Remaining current with the newest IT and business strategies.
  • Collaborating with senior leaders in internal and external offices to promote a culture of performance management and process improvement.
  • Proactively identify avenues to increase business process improvement adoption.
  • Drive quantifiable business outcomes, impact through business analysis, and process improvement engagements.
  • Report to the Business Process Team Lead.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years of prior relevant experience. 
  • Obtained process improvement training/certification [e.g. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (LSS BB), Business Process Modelling Notation (BPMN) Certification, and Certified Business Analyst Professional (CBAP)].
  • Demonstrated direct and senior experience in analyzing, designing/developing, and improving business processes, and transforming Business, Government, DOE/NNSA, Military, or Management and Operating contractor organizations.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide business analysis expertise and apply process improvement methodologies to enhance and standardize management and operations
  • Must be able to collate and analyze performance data to create meaningful reports that inform decision making
  • Experience supporting or managing technical and process-related IT initiatives and projects
  • Experience leveraging critical thinking skills for a rapidly shifting environment while maintaining attention to detail in a multi-project work environment with frequent interruptions.
  • Ability to exercise mature judgment and make independent decisions in accordance with established policies, rules, and procedures.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, interacting with a range of federal and contractor staff and fully supporting federal team leads to complete assigned tasks and projects.
  • Strong organizational skills and written and verbal communication skills to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing while working in a collaborative team environment.
  • Proficient in business architecture software (e.g., Unicom System Architect, Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect) and Visio).

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree with 6+ years of prior relevant experience
  • Experience working in a government, government contractor, DOD, DOE, or military environment
  • Experience working in a classified environment.
  • A relevant understanding of applicable policies and procedures supporting NNSA programs is also a plus. 
  • Self-starter, possess the ability to work in a highly dynamic environment and effectively interact with a broad range of Federal and military staff and senior leadership.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $75,400.00 - $116,000.00 - $156,600.00

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 45,000 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

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