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Job #: R-00022374
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a talented Project Manager to provide support for transition of IT projects from tier-3/engineering to tier-1 and tier-2 operations.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Cognizance of new IT engineering requirements across the organization with specific focus on future impact for operations and maintenance
  • Monitor and track IT project progress across many programs and portfolios via multiple tools and through frequent communication with project managers and stakeholders, keying in on service transition planning
  • Promote awareness of O&M requirements and help define new processes to facilitate the smooth transition of systems from engineering to operations
  • Assess/predict operational impact of requirements from a staffing, training, financial and scheduling perspective
  • Frequent attendance at meetings to capture evolving mission strategy across the organization and relay pertinent information up the chain
  • Provide project management for periodic operations and maintenance projects
  • Review projects artifacts and validate that O&M acceptance criteria have been met
  • Provide options/recommendations to staff management for improvements and issue resolution related to ongoing O&M and transition of tier-3/engineering projects

Required Qualifications

  • Education: BA/BS Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology Management or technical discipline with related industry experience in software engineering, systems engineering, or network engineering.
  • 12+ years as a Project Manager managing technical projects in a customer's environment
  • Must have experience managing requirements for multiple high level projects in a fast paced environment
  • Proven experience coordinating and synchronizing a number of IT O&M projects, developing and maintaining a master schedule, and preparing senior management communication briefs.
  • Proven experience leading teams and working across organizational boundaries to meet mission requirements
  • Proven experience briefing senior leadership and working with commercial vendors
  • Experience utilizing MS Office products (i.e Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Proven experience streamlining processes and procedures
  • Proven experience managing projects within schedule, scope and cost

Desired Qualifications

PMP Certification

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Proj and Prog Management

Leidos

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 www.Leidos.com.

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