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Job #: R-00007833
Location: Silver Spring, MD
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: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Project Manager will be part of the NOAA Cyber Security Center and Department of Commerce ESOC team . This position requires candidate to be US Citizen. Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance, specifically DoD/Top Secret Clearance or TS/SCI (Interim Secret acceptable).

Primary Responsibilities

The selected candidate manage the Development and Engineering task orders, facilitate the development/delivery of multiple small proposals and identifying priorities/initiatives and capturing meeting minutes, and other tasks as assigned.

Successful candidate will lead updates to SOPs, best practices, internal processes. Support key customer briefings and generally assisting the SOC leadership (Government and contractor in execution and strategy). Facilitate change management meetings. Ensure high quality of all contractual deliverables inject project management support to each stage of the engineering lifecycle.

Basic Qualifications

• Knowledge of the Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC) with direct experience supporting all phases.
• Developing project documentation including proposals, schedules, transition plans.
• Excellent soft skills: Strong attention to details, works well with direction, able to work to tight deadlines, excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance, specifically DoD/Top Secret Clearance or TS/SCI (Interim Secret acceptable).

Preferred Qualifications

• Background in Systems engineering, Computer science or other engineering
• Technical leadership experience associated with IT projects
• Experience with project management tools, creating project plans, writing proposals, and supporting the acquisition process
• Experience in Security Operations Center (SOC)

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires a BA degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

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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