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Job #: R-00007917
Location: Patuxent River, MD
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos' Tomahawk Weapons System is searching for a candidate to support the Weapons Control System (WCS) Integrated Product Team (IPT). The candidate will perform critical program management, acquisition, technical, and business analysis and provide support to ensure program success. The candidate will collect, complete, organize and interpret technical data and financial information relating to systems acquisition and product programs, track program/project status and schedules, and apply policies and procedures for planning and execution of program requirements.

All work is on-site in California, MD; an active Secret clearance is required.

Primary Responsibilities

Support PMA-280 WCS in the planning, acquisition, and reporting of WCS activities including Tactical Tomahawk Weapons Control System (TTWCS) Hardware & Software development, Surface Platform Integration, and Submarine Platform Integration.

Support the development and definition of the acquisition strategy, program baseline, cost model definition, and support reporting for current and future TTWCS programs and versions.

Establish and maintain data management functions for the WCS IPT.

Capture and track WCS IPT action items. Support the resolution and reporting on actions. Support yearly POM submission by capturing inputs, creating packages, and updating the flight plans for TTWCS activities.

Update and deliver various reports, to include the following as a minimum:

Prepare meeting agendas and minutes ; track issues and action items

Prepare and maintain documentation for the PMA-280 Risk Management Board / Joint Risk Management Board.

Prepare and maintain priorities, issues and watch items for the WCS IPT Leadership Team.

Prepare and maintain briefing materials, project/program plans, acquisition documentation and IMS/IGS IPT level schedules.

Support update of PMT and keep a dashboard on all contracts. .

Basic Qualifications

BA or BS in business, management, or engineering discipline and 8+ yrs of experience OR a MS/MA and 6+ yrs of experience

Active DoD Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications

5+ years of experience in PPBE support for program management, technical and business analysis related to weapon systems acquisition and life cycle management

Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, PP, Project) and experience generating briefing packages/documents from a variety of sources and tools .

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 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 .

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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