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Job #: R-00021179-OTHLOC-PL-2D2824
Location: Washington, DC
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: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil


Job Description:

The Leidos Civil Group is seeking a dynamic Project Scheduler / Program Analyst to join the National Airspace System Integration Support Contract (NISC III) team.

In this role you will support the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) NISC support team with the goal of providing outstanding customer service to the FAA’s Power Services Group (PSG) and its 12 electrical power system areas.

The program ensures that NAS Air Traffic Control operational electrical needs are met with high quality, robust, reliable, fault tolerant electrical power.  

Additionally, the program sustains and supports the existing electrical power components and systems that include prime power, power conditioning, power regulation, power distribution, backup power, grounding, monitoring, and electrical power cable infrastructure.  

Note: This position can be based out of Oklahoma City, OK or Washington, DC

Specific responsibilities for the role include:

  • Originate projects in Corporate Work Plan (CWP) for PSG’s programs  
  • Update and maintain project info in Corporate Work Plan (CWP) per PM’s direction, including but not limited to RAM, cost estimate, baseline scopes, etc 
  • Update project schedules in Primavera (P6) and keep schedule dates in sync with the tracking sheet timely 
  • Collaborate with Federal Government clients to identify program needs; document necessary actions, and track milestones and timelines to support overall program execution and future development
  • Assist FAA program managers with implementation issues as they arise and assist with facilitating communications between SMEs
  • Assist with project planning, cost estimating, scheduling,  coordination, installation, inspection, ensure accuracy of design, products, and timeliness of project completions 
  • Plan, schedule, and coordinate project activities to meet milestones and deadlines, working directly with stakeholders and contractors
  • Review installation packages and submittals provided by FAA contractors and vendors
  • Travel to facilities within the continental US (CONUS), the territories of the US, Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. (up to 20% travel pending customer’s approval)
  • Develop statements of work and coordinate ERMS installations with sites
  • Provide second level ERMS support to FAA technicians and ERMS installers
  • Assist with ERMS panel development and testing
  • Provide start-up support for engine generators, transfer switches, and ERMS systems
  • Manage ERMS FSEP entries
  • Order FTI communications services for ERMS projects
  • Provide and coordinate timely response for electrical RFIs (Requests for Information) and project related submittals
  • Monitor progress of projects and stakeholder needs and generate products and deliverables
  • Other responsibilities as assigned 

Basic qualifications

  • Requires a BA degree and 5 or more years relevant experience or 15 or more years of experience with a high school diploma.
  • Familiarity with applications like Corporate Work Plan (CWP) or similar application and Primavera or any project scheduling tool to originate projects, update projects, track project statuses, and close out completed projects
  • Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Power Point, and Engineering Scheduling tools and applications, and be able to use the Internet as a gathering and communicating tool
  • Must be able to effectively communicate in the written and verbal form.  
  • Must accomplish clear and concise general and technical writing and tactfully coordinate with a variety of project stake holders, peers and management levels
  • Must have ability to maintain an electronic project folder (as required) related to site preparation and equipment installation problems
  • Ability to conduct efficient, organized data gathering, and data analysis.
  • Ability to develop project plans, establish project schedules, project estimates
  • Work independently while maintaining a positive relationship
  • Ability to obtain Public Trust clearance
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment

Preferred qualifications

  • Previous work experience for/with the FAA is highly preferred
  • Experience with project management with an emphasis in monitor and control functions


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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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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