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Job #: R-00002731
Location: Reston, 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: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

This role leads and manages day-to-day transition activities for transferring operations and responsibility from the incumbent to the Leidos Team. This roles plans, organizes, secures, and manages resources to bring about the successful completion of the transition. Duties include ensuring that the transition occurs within the defined schedule, scope, time, and budget constraints; management of the transition plan and IMS; management, tasking and scheduling of the transition teams conducting inventory and aircraft configuration surveys, technical training, functional training and other hiring activities; customer meetings and program team meetings to facilitate a smooth transition; and, other related activities. This role interfaces with Government, project leaders, subcontractors, and support personnel. This role requires experience managing and transitioning large scale complex programs and will include some travel across the Continental United States and the Caribbean. This role also requires excellent oral and written communication skills for interfacing with the Government, leadership and staff.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Previous program transition experience on other government contracts preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree and 8 years prior relevant work experience. Additional years of work experience in lieu of degree is acceptable.
  • Experience displaying expert domain knowledge in a technical field.
  • Experience negotiating complex scenarios and challenges and devising courses of action to resolve situations with predictable outcomes.
  • Experience leading critical objectives where decision making is of utmost concern to the outcome.
  • Experience supervising others.
  • Experience managing and transitioning large scale complex programs
  • Working knowledge of aviation-related programs

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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