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Job #: R-00004447
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

Job Summary

The Leidos Military Veterans Health Solutions currently has an immediate opening for a Project Manager, located in the National Capital Region (NCR) in support of Veterans Affairs (VA) Electronic Health Record Modernization (EHRM). There is no potential for teleworking or remote work.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Oversee and manage one or more mid-sized projects and/or task orders supporting the Veterans Administration.
  • Direct team personnel, provide oversight and direction to ensure effective management of project costs and schedules, contract compliance, and serve as the principal customer interface for program related activities.
  • Plan, coordinate, and manage the actions taken by the team members to implement VA internal customer requirements.
  • Work closely and effectively in a coordinative fashion with the Client Program Manager and VA Project Managers, various subcontracting partners, external consulting organizations, customer resources, contractor and other 3rd party providers.
  • Be responsible for establishing and monitoring internal and external metrics to measure and tune performance of project related activities.
  • Provide proactive leadership and direction of personnel performing complex tasks while planning, implementing, and maintaining a project organization structure.
  • Be a good corporate ambassador when engaged with suppliers, vendors, subcontractors, other prime contractors, other company departments, and in community activities.

REQUIRED Skills: The Contractor shall have advanced experience in the following:
  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in administration or management, coupled with 5+ years of experience working on projects/programs with at least 2 years of successful project management experience.
  • Must meet eligibility requirements for obtaining VA security clearance.
  • Candidate must have:
    • Demonstrated experience working VA Programs
    • Experience leading a virtual team dispersed within the continental United States.
    • Demonstrated experience in application development or integration efforts including consolidation of disparate systems with various technologies; experience in the engineering challenges of Systems Development, Systems Integration and infrastructure deployment; substantial comprehension of the business value and processes of large IT environments.
    • Strong understanding or experience of software development and integration processes, including CMMI/SEI methodologies. Experience working in a complex technical and multi-site environment.

Basic Qualifications

Requires a BA degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

VA Public Trust with current PIV

Experience or strong familiarity with Electronic Health Record implementation, VA Stakeholders and supporting applications.

PMP Certificate is preferred.

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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