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Job #: R-00012625
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/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The C4ISR Services and Solutions Division at Leidos currently has an opening for a Senior Program Manager for the Distributed Common Ground System - Navy (DCGS-N).

The DCGS-N is the U.S. Navy's ISR enterprise network installed on aircraft carriers, amphibious ships, and ashore sites. This is an exciting opportunity where the successful candidate will manage a team of approximately 100 Leidos staff and subcontractors to help advance the U.S. Navy's ISR and targeting mission.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Responsible for all aspects of managing the DCGS-N program to include technical execution, cost, and schedule from project startup to close-out.
  • Responsible for managing the performance and needs of the Leidos staff as well as managing all subcontractors.
  • The Program Manager is the primary Leidos point of contact with our Navy Information Warfare Center Atlantic (NIWC LANT) customer and must establish and maintain relationships with other government organizations and stakeholders.
  • Objectives of this position include establishing and executing to a strategic vision and growing the program to support evolving customer requirements while meeting internal financial objectives.
  • The successful candidate will be required to brief senior management up to an including the CEO.
  • They may also be responsible for managing or overseeing some other projects, proposals, opportunity captures, and other activities as required.

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field and 10 years of program management experience on programs of similar size and scope.
  • PMP certification or DAWIA Level III program management
  • 15 years of experience in Navy ISR
  • Active TS/SCI clearance

  • Master's degree in a relevant technical field
  • DoD/Navy Command experience
  • DoD/Navy program execution experience
  • DoD/Navy acquisition experience
  • DoD/Navy RDT&E experience
  • DCGS-N system or related experience
  • Excellent oral and written communications

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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