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Job #: R-00001250
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an experienced Project Manager to support Service Integration initiatives with our DISA customer.

In this role, you will be able to successfully manage multiple concurrent tasks and projects in an effort to support the DISN's continual expansion, bandwidth growth, network optimization, tech refresh, new capabilities, new services, and other major changes that occur. You must ensure that transition and integration services tasks are completed on time and within budget, the implementation readied for operation, and integrated into the DISN operations and maintenance baseline. These changes must be commissioned by the government and accepted into the day-to-day configuration of the DISN that is operated by the GSM-O contractor. You will be required to understand all applicable performance standards, operational impacts, and affected Acceptable Levels of Performance. Candidate must be able to manage engineering and support personnel against project workload in coordination with engineering & implementation vendors to ensure efficient planning and execution of transition and integration tasking.

To be successful in this role, you should have:

• Excellent written and oral communications skills and management abilities.
• Specialized experience includes full life cycle development, demonstrated ability to provide guidance and direction for Network Operations, Administration & Maintenance, and Network Assurance tasks.
• Expertise in identifying areas of improvement, critical dependencies, and process changes that enable the Government to attain integrated outcomes that are effective, efficient, sustainable, and improve customer satisfaction.
• Experience coordinating with multiple technical and operational teams to achieve the necessary program, project or activity plans, and schedules while maintaining within budget guidelines.
• Must have a strong understanding of the factors which allow successful performance on a Firm Fixed Performance Based Contracts with aggressive Acceptable Levels of Performance (ALPs) and ability to drive new projects to successfully transition into this type of contract environment.
• When necessary have experience in assigning tasks to contractor personnel that are located in multiple time zones, supervising on-going technical efforts, and managing contract performance on new task orders and projects identified by the customer.
• Experience with the development and documentation to include contract deliverables.

Desired:
• Project management experience to include labor and workload estimation.
• Experience with Performance Based Contracting (PBC), and performance and scheduling tools (i.e. MS Project)
• DISA experience
• ITIL knowledge and experience.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires a BA degree and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience, or equivalent work experience. Additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree

GSMO
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 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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