Leidos has multiple Mission Manager positions in Northern Virginia. Candidates must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance with polygraph examination and be willing to work a rotating 24/7 shift schedule, to include weekends and holidays.
Mission Managers are responsible for coordinating, resourcing and overseeing the execution of collection operations, working with in-house and geographically dispersed elements in support of clearly defined collection objectives.
Key skills for success include the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment to make complex, multi-factor decisions under stress. Successful Mission Managers think critically about the immediate and long-term implications of tactical decisions and how those decisions fit into the overall team objectives. Mission Managers must be natural multi-taskers and communicators.
Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree (substitute 4 years equivalent formal military training or work experience in lieu of degree) and at least 8-12 years of full-time professional experience. Candidates with a Master's degree are highly desirable with 6-10 years experience. Previous intelligence experience is preferred, but not required. Candidates with prior military or law enforcement leadership experience in a tactical setting are highly desired.