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Job #: R-00009961_35928252067_0
Location: Remote/Teleworker
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Transition Manager within the Federal Energy, Environment and Commerce Operation.

Location is flexible, telework is possible and travel will be required.

This role:
  • Leads and manages day-to-day transition activities for transferring operations and responsibility from the incumbent to the Leidos Team.
  • Plans, organizes, secures, and manages resources to bring about the successful completion of the transition.
  • Interfaces with Government, project leaders, subcontractors, and support personnel.
  • Requires travel and extended stays in various locations across the continental United States.


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 system surveys, technical training, functional training and other hiring activities; customer meetings and program team meetings to facilitate a smooth transition; and, other related activities.

Required Qualifications:
  • Previous program transition experience on other government contracts preferred, including experience managing and transitioning large scale complex programs.
  • Bachelor's Degree and 12+ 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.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for interfacing with the Government, leadership and staff.


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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