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Job #: R-00007095
Location: Chesapeake, 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: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Naval Engineering & Manufacturing Manager who will lead a team in support of engineering & manufacturing efforts for various shore based and shipboard systems. Systems will include both combat systems (C5I) and engineering plant systems (HM&E) for US Navy. This position will report to the Integration & Logistics Center Site in Chesapeake VA.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • The selected candidate will oversee the execution of engineering and manufacturing tasking associated with multiple USG and commercial contracts
  • Provide subject matter expertise to analyze and evaluate system design methodology, techniques, manufacturing, and assembly to ensure applicable standards are identified and followed
  • Responsible for tasking, budget and schedule of engineering and manufacturing elements
  • Maintain, develop and implement policies and procedures that will standardize practices across all contracts
  • Where applicable implement "lean" manufacturing to capitalize on best practices and reduce identified waste


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and 13+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 11+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Extensive FFP contract management experience; including bid & proposal
  • Must have prior experience leading a direct team
  • Experience with managing NAVSEA programs and their lifecycle support
  • Prior experience with engineering combat system and HM&E products for DoD programs
  • Excellent written communication and grammatical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Must have or be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance


Preferred Qualifications (but not required):
  • Experience managing USG contract manufacturing environment
  • Experience using SharePoint and MS Project
  • Travel may be required for this position


*External referral eligible.

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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