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Job #: R-00003507
Location: CHANTILLY, VA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a talented Project Manager to perform day-to-day management of software development projects. The candidate's duties will include, but not limited to, developing long-term and strategic objectives to ensure that end user requirements are met, perform horizontal integration planning with other functional areas, and ensure technical solutions and schedules are implemented in a timely manner. Projects will consist of managing several software development activities utilizing SAFe/Agile.

Other Responsibilities:
  • Ensure that project tasks are completed within deadlines
  • Ensure projects have proper funding on an ongoing basis. The project manager will need to track multiple lines of funding and expenditures
  • Ensure that project personnel are qualified to perform the given tasks and potential project personnel problems are preempted
  • Remain conscious of relevant security polices
  • Establish and implement streamlined processes and procedures
  • Ensure applicable Service Level Agreements (SLAs) are in place
  • Direct the daily operations of the projects by analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, developing standards and setting deadlines

Required Qualifications
  • Education: Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology Management or technical discipline with related industry experience in software engineering, systems engineering, or network engineering.
  • 12+ years as a Project Manager managing technical projects in a customer's environment
  • PMP Certification
  • Must have experience managing software development projects through deployment, operations and sustainment utilizing SAFe/agile
  • Experience managing projects using the customer's Project Management Framework (PMF)
  • Must have a strong and proven background in software development
  • Proven experience coordinating and synchronizing a number of IT projects, developing and maintaining a master schedule, developing and maintaining a high level budget, and preparing senior management communication briefs.
  • Experience managing multiple software development projects
  • Proven experience leading teams and working across organizational boundaries to meet mission requirements
  • Proven experience briefing senior leadership
  • Experience utilizing MS Office products (i.e Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Proven experience streamlining processes and procedures
  • Proven experience managing projects within schedule, scope and cost

Desired Qualifications
  • Scrum Master Certification


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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