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Job #: TR-651050
Location: Armed Forces Europe
Category: Engineering Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Defense & Intel

Job Description:

Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group is seeking an experienced Transition Manager who has proven experience leading and managing large scale transitions.

The Transition Manager will organize, direct and manage the transition of contract and technical operations for the program ensuring a seamless transition for the AFRICOM and EUCOM customer. The successful candidate will coordinate with government representatives and incumbent contract management to effect a smooth, non-disruptive contract transition. The Transition Manager will also be responsible for managing operation support functions, involving multiple, complex, and inter-related project tasks.

This position will be located in Stuttgart, Germany.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Managing teams of contract support personnel at multiple locations in an OCONUS environment

• Managing and maintaining the client interface at the senior levels of the client organization

• Briefing company and customer management and stakeholders on progress

• Identifying and implementing effective risk mitigation strategies

. Responding to un-forecasted changes

. Addressing challenges that arise with routine operations

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Requires a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years or prior relevant experience
Ideally has 7+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects

DESIRED CERTIFICATION

PMP or DAWIA Level 3
ITIL

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS

Must hold active Secret level clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI clearance as required by the customer.
CITS3

External Referral Bonus:
Yes

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Secret

Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Engineering Management

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Defense & Intel
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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