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Job #: R-00015423
Location: Lorton, VA
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
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil


Job Requisition:

Technical Project Manager

Job Description:

The Technical Project Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, securing and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of technical projects within the SENS3 program. SENS3 provides Operations and Maintenance Support for the DHS critical networks and systems.  Projects include integration of new technology into mission critical systems, extension and deployment of the networks and systems to new DHS users, and technology refresh of existing site.  Duties may include ensuring that all programs run within scope, time, and budget constraints. The Technical Project Manager works with functional leaders, subcontractors, and support personnel to deliver on program commitments.  The Technical PM leads the team in developing new products, processes, standards or operational plans in support of the SENS3 and communicating those plans effectively to government customers.  The Technical PM must have adequate experience in the Information Technology field (or related engineering fields) to address problems and issues that are complex and require information gathering and analysis to understand the problem. Problems are difficult and complex and typically involve multiple small projects, families or customers. The Technical PM communicates with parties within and outside of own area, which may include external constituents depending upon the area. The position requires ability to influence others outside of own area on policies, practices and procedures. This position requires abroad management and leadership knowledge to lead project or program teams in one family. Typically has advanced knowledge and skills within a specific technical or professional discipline with broad understanding of other areas within the function.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage execution of multiple, discrete IT projects that occur concurrently
  • Develop schedules, apply resources and manage risks and opportunities for IT projects
  • Communicate regularly with Leidos management and government customers
  • Develop and maintain the technical roadmap for system improvements in coordination with the SENS3 engineering leadership

Basic Qualifications

  • Typically requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.
  • Generally has 4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.
  • Experience with Information Technology Infrastructure including on-premise, cloud and Hybrid architectures. 
  • Experience with classified networks and associated security processes including Risk Management Framework. 
  • Data Center and call center experience. 
  • TS/SCI is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • DHS Experience

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

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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