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Job #: R-00128089
Location: Albany, OR
Category: Project Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Remote Type: No Remote
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health & Civil

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Leidos is in search of a Research Project Analyst to join our team that supports the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), a multi-disciplinary, scientific, and technical-oriented national laboratory that produces technological solutions for America’s energy challenges by driving innovation and delivering solutions for an environmentally sustainable and prosperous energy future that ensures affordable, abundant, and reliable energy that drives a robust economy and national security, while developing technologies to manage carbon across the full life cycle and enabling environmental sustainability for all Americans. Highly skilled individuals at three NETL research sites – Albany, OR, Morgantown, WV., and Pittsburgh, PA – conduct a broad range of research activities that support DOE’s mission to ensure America's security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions. As a core member of the Research Project Management team, you will play a valuable part in supporting the execution of a wide range of projects and programs.

Location: This position is located onsite at the NETL campus in Albany, OR. Some telework may be considered based on business needs.

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

Responsibilities Include:

  • Core member of Research Project Team supporting the Research Project Manager and collaborating with the Project Controller to ensure flawless execution of energy related research projects
  • Develop and maintain detailed schedules for projects and ensures activities are clearly defined and measurable.
  • Coordinate data preparation, analytics, and presentation to inform Project Managers of project status, including deviations to plan and upcoming risks and deadlines.
  • Apply analytical and evaluative methods in order to determine and document the effectiveness of technical programs.
  • Assist with background research on tasks of varying complexity to include policies, procedures, technical, and other interest areas.
  • Assist with analysis and monitoring of findings to include drafting of reports and recommendations
  • Work with team lead to prepare, update, and follow standard operating procedures (SOPs), workflow processes, templates, assignments, training materials, checklists, tracking logs, etc.
  • Technical writing/editing. Prepare and package weekly and monthly deliverables for submittal.
  • Assist with meeting planning, coordination, logistics, recording of minutes, meeting analysis, and post meeting support.
  • Perform document management on completed deliverables.
  • Provide financial tracking including budget, forecasting, and resource management.
  • Work with various NETL groups to solve problems, such as IT for computer access.
  • Duties may contribute to establishing and defining program plan requirements, delivery timeline, key performance indicators, including monitoring and reporting performance, to ensure that contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met.

Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your resume with us today!

Required Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of prior relevant experience
  • Professional communication skills, both verbal and written, to obtain or provide information
  • Strong organization skills and the ability to effectively use applicable tools and techniques to communicate with various audiences
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong coordination skills while balancing multiple assignments
  • Outstanding organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Capable of prioritizing tasks while maintaining time management
  • Be able to compose technical and non-technical correspondence and editing.
  • Requires practical knowledge of the professional discipline, typically obtained through education combined with experience
  • General understanding of project management process and life cycle
  • General understanding of industry practices and standards
  • Must be able to meet the requirements for gaining access to work on the NETL campus

Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • Ability to work independently within a team environment
  • Possess experience in the preparation of budgets and tracking, budget and workload projection documents and submission of routine financial status reports
  • Ability to prepare audio and visual aids for technical and administrative presentations
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft TEAMS, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, and Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience with Project Management/Scheduling tools such as Oracle’s Primavera
  • Previous experience with activities supporting financial management, communication, and writing
  • Previous experience in a Research and Development environment and/or government contracts

Leidos Heath and Civil Sector helps modernize infrastructure, systems, and security. We are a trusted partner to both government and highly-regulated commercial customers looking for transformative solutions in mission IT, security, software, engineering, and operations. We work with our customers including the FAA, DOE, NASA, National Science Foundation, Transportation Security Administration, Custom and Border Protection, airports, and electric utilities to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient. To explore and learn more, click here!

Salary Range for this position is, $70K to $85K

Original Posting Date:


While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $49,400.00 - $89,300.00

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® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023.  For more information, visit

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