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Job #: R-00017298
Location: Andrews Afb, 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 Requisition:

Project and Program Manager

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has a career opportunity for a Project and Program Manager to work at Joint Base Andrews.

The AFNCR IT Services program provides support services for information systems for Headquarters Air Force (HAF), Air Force District of Washington (AFDW), Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other Air Force activities within the AFNCR, missions to include the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews (JBA), Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB), and other locations, leased spaces, and alternate sites. The major support areas required are: IT Operations and Maintenance; Plans, Projects, and Engineering (PP&E). The senior leaders and national defense missions that are supported require that the AFNCR operations never fail, resulting in a fast-paced, challenging, but also rewarding environment.

The Project and Program Manager will support all facets of Project Management in support of the 844th Communications Group at all three locations to include; Joint Base Anacostia Bolling (JBAB), Joint Base Andrews (JBA) and the Pentagon.  This includes supporting the Air Force District of Washington (AFDW) and Headquarters Air Force (HAF) customers on both NIPRNet and SIPRSet domains.   Candidate will be responsible for planning, organizing, securing and managing resources to bring about successful completion of specific program goals and objectives.  Duties may include ensuring that all programs run within scope, time, and budget constraints.  Candidates will interface with task and functional leaders, subcontractors, and support personnel.  Candidate may have P&L responsibility depending on the type of project assignment.    

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Meet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project
  • Update status of projects weekly in Remedy, and update stakeholders at a minimum of weekly
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short – and long-term goals
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
  • Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with stakeholders as well as other staff members
  • Advanced time management and analytical skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft excel
  • Excellent client-facing communication skills
  • Works to influence project\team leaders regarding solution design, process and/or approaches
  • Utilizes expert knowledge of and ability to apply advanced principles, and concepts

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience
  • Currently possess an active Secret DoD Security Clearance
  • Currently possess a PMP certification
  • Must have network operations understanding as all project implementations will be focused on implementations that will consist of new facility build-outs, upgrading of existing infrastructures located at the Pentagon, Joint Base Andrews and Joint Base Anacostia Bolling, redesign of a COOP solution for the 844th Communication Group, etc
  • Must have experience with process improvement and inventory control

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Server experience (2008R2,2012 & 2016)
  • Microsoft Windows Active Directory Management
  • Domain Name Server Administration
  • Network Monitoring tools (Manage Engine, Software Center Configuration Manager
  • Candidates with a thorough knowledge of networking principles to included TCP/IP a plus
  • Experience with a ticketing system such as Remedy
  • Experience working with virtual environments

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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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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