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Job #: R-00011495
Location: Rockville, MD
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health


Job Requisition:

Project Manager

Job Description:

The Leidos Government Health & Safety Solutions Operations is seeking a talented Enterprise content management system Project Manager, contingent upon contract award, to drive the execution of task orders for the National Institutes of Health project in Rockville, MD.

Job Description

The Project Manager will be responsible for successful service delivery and contract execution of a collaboration technology systems, leading a diverse team comprised of software developers, business analysts, testers, architects, configuration management, and others. The team will employ agile methodologies, including scrum, Kanban, test-driven development. This person will be responsible for compliance with HHS and NIH policies and mandated actions, such as EPLC, security policies, ADA Section 508, and others.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide management, technical leadership and organize the activities and personnel associated with complex software development project using agile methodology
  • Understand and oversee all phases of the software development lifecycle using the agile development methodology;
  • Managing staff, including hiring, compensation and employee performance assessments;
  • Manage software integration and development efforts.
  • Develop LOEs for the tasks and get the customer approvals.
  • Manage multiple tasks and supervise approximately 16 project team.
  • Provide overall Project Management (PM) support throughout the performance period using customer’s internal processes consistent with principles outlined in the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) PMBOK® Guide.
  • Provide technical, administrative, and operational management of assigned projects, including contract and subcontractor management.
  • Be accountable to the customer and to Leidos management for the success of the project(s) and team
  • Create, manage, and control project schedules and an Integrated Master Schedule
  • Perform project risk management and create the required status reports. Manage all project deliverables on time.
  • Ensure adequate communication between the stakeholders and other development teams
  • Respond to Data Calls such as computer or hardware details, technical attributes of the Systems, or security audits.
  • Manage all required activities to ensure alignment with multiple schedules and requirements across all systems and projects as well other interfacing systems and projects.
  • Work with the customer to reprioritize activities to refocus work efforts and support activities to address new or changing business needs.
  • Work with the stakeholders to determine and document the appropriate level of Enterprise Project Life Cycle deliverables and milestones to ensure a successful outcome for each system.

  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or equivalent discipline.
  • 10 years of experience managing complex software development project preferably Drupal and SharePoint based projects
  • Minimum 3 years of experience managing projects with Agile development methodology
  • PMP Certification
  • Experience with working at HHS agencies highly desired
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.


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Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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Proj and Prog Management



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 33,000 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

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