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Job #: R-00013950
Location: Abingdon, 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: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Job Description

Leidos is looking for a Program Manager to support our SOCOM customer. The Program Manager will directly contribute to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities. The PM monitors performance of delivery orders to ensure the most efficient and effective execution of the contract. Will utilize expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as write technical proposals. The Program Manager will provide navigation through a fast-paced environment and provide leadership and direction to functional staff necessary to support the program. The candidate must have experience in managing a program of greater than >$10M in value in a fixed price or cost plus environment. The PM will build strong relationships within our client base and be able to establish open lines of communication. The PM is ultimately responsible for the integrity of all work performed and all deliverables received.

Primary Responsibilities

Responsible for planning, organizing, securing and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific program goals and objectives. Duties may include ensuring that all programs run within scope, time, and budget constraints. Additional responsibilities include:
  • Proposal preparation in response to all request for proposals.
  • Cost and Budget monitoring
  • Forecast development based on vendor schedules and revenue recognition from customer.
  • Schedule development to manage vendors across program.
  • Responsible for equipment deliveries to the customer.
  • Warehouse and logistics support as needed to support program deliveries.


Basic Qualifications
  • Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Requires 2+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.
  • Currently possess an active Secret security clearance.
  • Ability to create a basis of estimate.
  • Experience with material procurement, shipping/receiving, and kitting/staging
  • Ability to travel 15% with short notice
  • Demonstrated ability to create partnerships with customers, stakeholders, and key functional areas


Preferred Qualifications
  • Ability to provide process improvement recommendations and implement.
  • Understanding of logistical lifecycle management.
  • Ability to work in a matrixed environment and pull resources as needed.


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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