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Job #: R-00016764-OTHLOC-PL-2D2761
Location: Tucson, AZ
Category: Govt Compliance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate


Job Requisition:

Government Compliance Analyst

Job Description:

Leidos Corporate Government Compliance Group currently has an opening for a Government Compliance Analyst to join our DFARS compliance team. We are looking for an individual contributor who is technologically savvy with previous government compliance / audit experience. Exceptional attention to detail, problem solving skills, persistence, and communication are required. This is a rare opportunity to gain exposure to multiple functional areas and in-depth insights into corporate financial structure and regulatory matters.

This position can be supported from one of the following locations: Reston - VA, Oak Ridge - TN, or Tucson - AZ (no telecommute).


  • Support our DFARS team in performing self-assessment audits.
  • Update and maintain government compliance policies and procedures.
  • Perform internal labor floorchecks and coordinate external floorchecks (supporting Defense Contracting Audit Agency / DCAA resources) as applicable.
  • Assess and evaluate Contractor Business System operational processes to identify, mitigate and reduce business risk.
  • Assist in the identification and implementation of process improvements across multiple functional areas.
  • Develop and maintain up-to-date process documentation (e.g. desktop procedures).
  • Ensure compliance with government laws and regulations, internal controls, and policies and procedures.
  • Other duties, as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university is required. Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a related major is preferable.
  • 4-8 years of related government compliance or audit experience.
  • Knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), and  Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills, including; pivots, vlookups, sumif, and concatenate functions.
  • Well-developed analytical and research abilities.
  • Strong and effective communication (verbal and written) and organizational skills.
  • Excellent planning skills required to keep multiple priorities/deliverables on track.
  • Detail oriented with strong documentation skills.
  • Self-starter with ability to excel in fast-paced environment.
  • General understanding of FAR (Federal Acquisition Regulations) Sections 15, 31, and 42 and applicable DFARS (Defense FAR Supplement).
  • General knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards (CAS).
  • Able to work as part of a team and effectively interact with colleagues and Company employees across all functions and levels.
  • US citizenship is required and able to obtain security clearance.


  • Experience creating effective/efficient controls where gaps exist in the processes
  • Communications skills able to work with various levels of management and comfortable addressing issues identified as a result of assessments performed.
  • Experience with Costpoint, Deltek, Cognos, Workday and Oracle Business Intelligence (OBI).

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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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