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Job #: R-00005867
Location: Centennial, CO
Category: Program Financial Control
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions. We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but change the world.

Our Civil business is helping to modernize and manage infrastructure, systems and controls, and cybersecurity for civilian agencies and commercial clients around the globe. With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenges and implement newfound efficiencies on a number of programs!

Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer. When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

Leidos...We strive to make the complex clear

Position Description:

The Leidos Corporation is seeking a Project Controls / Financial Analyst. The successful candidate will serve as a member of the Business Operation team working on the United States Antarctic Program's (USAP).

Primary Responsibilities:
  • This position will participate in the planning, tracking, analysis and reporting on projects/work center financials
  • Managing subcontractor hours and costs and assessing funding needs
  • Establishes and maintains cost/schedule baselines, develops WBS and related dictionaries, develops budgets, and has a complete understanding of related financial policies
  • Will assist with and manage internal projects from initiation through completion
  • Implements financial policies and procedures in support of the program
  • Supports Internal financial activities such as invoicing support, accruals, and program financial revenue projections and variance analysis
  • Participating in long range planning for program priorities that will define future proposals
  • Provides data and reporting formats for all types and levels of program reviews
  • Prepares written and verbal reports to management regarding cost variances
  • Will assist with and manage internal projects from initiation through completion
  • Work to achieve Antarctic Support Contract (ASC) goals and contractual commitments
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe workplace program and ensuring safety is the highest priority in the workplace
  • Complies with applicable safety, environmental, health, and waste management policies and procedure
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications:
  • Typically requires a four-year degree in a related field, or equivalent work experience, and two years' experience in cost analysis, forecasting and estimating
  • Advanced user-level knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Detail oriented, independent worker, with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Driven by deadlines
  • Ability to calculate, analyze, and interpret mathematical information such as percent differences, ratios, weighted average, etc.
  • Proven analytical problem-solver who enjoys collaboration and teamwork
  • Excellent organizational skills in order to prioritize workload and meet deadlines
  • A desire to utilize business sense and creativity in order to develop new ideas and meaningful solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills for interaction at all experience levels


Due to contract requirements, U.S. citizenship or permanent residence is required.

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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