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Job #: R-00012256
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Mission Solutions Operation (MSO) within Leidos has an opening for a Program Manager to support the Mission Support Division (MSD). This Program Manager position is 75% direct, 25% indirect. MSO is a leading provider of language, analytic and mission information technology services in support of national security customers.

The Program Manager will be responsible for directing and growing a medium size Leidos Medical Services contract, interfacing with all levels of customer and Leidos management and directly contributing to the success of the entire Operation. The Program Manager will lead a 5 year (9/2018 - 9/2023) program working side by side with Leidos Health and Leidos subsidiary, QTC. The Program Manager will be responsible for capturing, articulating and managing program status, schedule, cost and requirements as well as directing the day-to-day operations of the program. The Program Manager will plan, organize and control the technical, cost and schedule elements during the life of the contract. The Program Manager will follow and update as necessary, a Project Management Plan that details the staffing, organization, monitoring and control methods for managing the effort. The Program Manager will track and report program tasks, cost, and provide metrics for pertinent areas of performance.

The Program Manager will be a leader in the organization; will communicate short and long-term objectives and direction to subordinate managers and teams. Additionally the PM will create and maintain a professional and performance-oriented organization; demonstrate highly ethical behavior that is conducive to professional growth, employee engagement, and continuous staff development. The PM will develop and maintain effective relationships with current and potential customers, business partners and subcontractors; make complex/difficult financial, business, and personnel decisions with outcomes in the best interest of the company, customer, and employees. The PM will meet all contractual obligations; leverage Leidos corporate resources to ensure program needs are identified, communicated, and met. Additionally duties will be assigned by the Division Manager in order to maintain a full-time schedule; those duties include assisting in proposals, BOEs, for example.

Performance objectives may include: delivering Leidos financial AOP commitments in revenue and fee; a focus on retention of personnel, limiting attrition to stated goals; creating a diverse and inclusive environment for Leidos and team personnel; organically growing and promoting Leidos direct labor on existing programs, supporting the development, maintenance, and implementation of MSO strategies, and the embracing of Leidos values and supervisor expectations.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and 5 or more years of increasingly complex management assignments, including successful supervisory or leadership experience
  • 5 years direct experience with the MSO customer
  • Active, current Top Secret/SCI clearance with polygraph, and the ability and willingness to maintain this clearance while holding this position

Required Skills:
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage diverse workforce at multiple locations
  • Strong track record of organizational leadership and business management, including strong analytical, presentation, and problem-solving skills; possess outstanding verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to gain internal support and consensus; ability to operate independently using solid judgment and without extensive supervision or feedback
  • Well-developed reasoning and problem-solving skills, including a demonstrated ability to manage risk
  • Ability to establish an effective working relationship with customers, technical staff, managers and peers; ability to motivate employees and ensure engagement
  • Ability to partner with infrastructure support personnel to include project control, finance, contracts, subcontracts, HR, recruiting, and business development personnel to effectively manage, grow, and recompete programs

Desired Qualifications:
  • PMP Certification
  • Experience managing a geographically dispersed workforce
  • Experience with Medical Services programs or direct Medical 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 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 .

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 .

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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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