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Job #: R-00014293
Location: CHANTILLY, VA
Category: Contracts
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Defense Group has an immediate opening for a Senior Subcontracts Administrator (Sr. SCA). In this position, the Sr. SCA develops, negotiates and administers subcontract agreements and acquisition aspects in new business proposals of high dollar value, risk, creativity and complexity. Creates subcontract solicitations from customer requirements and/or solicitations after analyzing which requirements flow down from the prime. Analyzes and estimates cost proposals utilizing various cost and price analysis techniques and will negotiate terms and conditions, specifications/statement of work, price, date of delivery and other contractual and licensing provisions with subcontractors.

The position requires a thorough knowledge of federal subcontracting, and experience in providing creative solutions to business and program requirements. In addition, the position requires ability to manage multiple priorities, excellent written and oral communication skills, attention to detail, and team building techniques in a diverse and dynamic environment. Employee has latitude to make moderate adjustments commensurate with the area of responsibility. Position requires day-to-day interface with Leidos management and staff as well as senior management of suppliers, team members and subcontractors. Will lead and /or assist in all new business proposals. The ability to work a high volume of relatively complex work independently with minimal oversight while managing multiple priorities and maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction is essential.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Master's degree with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Experience with CostPoint
  • Strong knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation


Preferred Qualifications:
  • SLICs, SciQuest/Jaggaer, CPSR and audit readiness


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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