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Job #: R-00020386
Location: San Diego, CA
Category: Prod Control
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Description:

Leidos Maritime System Solutions (MSS) is seeking an Acoustics Production Manager to support our Silvertip customer located at NIWC Systems Center, San Diego, CA. This position will require an active Secret Clearance to be considered. The Production Manager will be responsible for planning, preparing, issuing and controlling production schedules and coordinating the flow of materials to meet production requirements. Duties may include scheduling equipment and personnel; confirming material supply and demands; and preparing work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements.

Primary Responsibilities

Specific work items to be performed include:

  • Manage a small team of technicians and engineers to meet all acoustic production requirements
  • Manage and maintain schedules
  • Manage inventory and procurement
  • Manage and maintain quality assurance
  • Plan and coordinate off-site testing events
  • Project management experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Visio
  • Experience in Microsoft Project a plus
  • Experience in Altium or other PCB layout software a plus
  • Experience in Solid Works or other CAD software a plus

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active Secret Security Clearance preferred
  • Knowledge of CMMI Level 3 processes
  • Strong writing skills and attention to detail
  • Some training in Project Management
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds.

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Prod Control


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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