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Job #: R-00019848
Location: Austin, TX
Category: Administrative
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health


Job Description:

Leidos currently has an opening for an Administrative Assistant in Austin, TX to support the VA Cyber Security group at the AITC. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the IOSS mission.  The mission of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Office of Information & Technology (OI&T), Information Technology (IT) Operations and Services (ITOPS), Infrastructure Operations (IO) is to support One VA with world-class service to Veterans and their families by delivering results-oriented, secure, highly available, and cost-effective information technology services provided/housed in a data center.  The focus of this position will be providing budgetary and financial support across the organization.  The successful candidate will be able to work with various funding sources, contribute to the technical writing of Performance Work Statements and Statement of Work documents, and interface with different acquisition groups, as well as other duties.

Primary Responsibilities:

This position will be supporting the VA Cyber Security Team at the AITC.  A successful candidate will have experience with:

  • Facilitate and schedule appointments, coordinate meetings and reserve conference space for personnel as well as performing meeting set-up and other coordination activities.
  • Prepare interoffice correspondence and maintain administrative filing system.
  • Prepare and maintain operating and desk procedures, methods, standards, policy memorandum and techniques concerning administrative procedures.
  • Maintain incoming and outgoing e-mails corresponding with the IOSS contract; includes taking action on each message and organizing priority of correspondence.
  • Prepare, edit and/or conduct reviews for recurring and one-time reports, suspense items, date sensitive actions and correspondence.
  • Ensure final documents are routed or mailed to the designated source(s) after receipt of all required concurrence/approvals.
  • Handle domestic travel arrangements for staff who require business travel.
  • Scribe Service Line Manager meetings
  • Assist with service line onboarding
  • View and manage Service Line Manager calendar
  • Proof read Service Line Manager documents
  • Assist with Service Line presentations
  • Manage Service Line staff email distribution lists


  • Superior in Administrative Support.
  • Competent with process improvement techniques and principles.
  • Strong critical thinking, and gap analysis abilities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills - brainstorms with other staff members for resolutions.
  • Superior human interaction skills with the ability to meet and deal effectively with individuals of all levels inside and outside of the workplace..
  • Superior planning, scheduling and coordinating skills working with management to create a smooth workflow and timely deliverables.
  • Excellent special projects administrator skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills.
  • Superior organizational and time management skills.

Basic Qualifications:

AA or 2-year Business School

Minimum of 8 years of related work experience

4 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education

Experience using Microsoft Office products - Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Skype, etc.

Ability to obtain Public Trust clearance

Must be a US citizen

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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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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