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Job #: R-00019863
Location: Huntsville, AL
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Requisition:

Project Planner

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Project Planner in our Huntsville, Alabama facility in support of the ATE Support Program.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Develop schedules for parallel-running projects.

Utilize Project Management Professional (PMP) techniques, provide analysis and coordinate with functional and program management.

Work within various databases to provide support in the areas of procurement, budget spend plans, work authorizations and task management.

Assist in technical writing and data gathering for proposal efforts, including RFIs, RFPs and RFQs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an associated field and less than two years of prior relevant experience. Additional experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance or ability to obtain.
  • Knowledge of the basic principles of project planning.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office family of software packages.
  • Extensive communication skills with the ability to present and explain facts, analysis and processes.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP Certification
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance

External Referral Bonus:


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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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