Leidos is seeking an exceptional Senior Program Manager (PM) for a large software development contract. The Senior PM will plan, coordinate, and manage the actions taken by the organization to initiate and execute a Government contract value. The Senior PM will perform the overall management, technical, and administrative oversight of the program and be the primary interface between Leidos and the Government's COR on all TTOs. The position will be responsible for managing cost, schedule, quality and risk to ensure contract requirements are met; provide financial reports, collect and analyze project metrics; prepare and participate in informal and formal reviews. The PM shall direct efforts of cross-competency teams, to include contractors at multiple locations, ad shall serve as the primary interface an POC with Government program authorities on technical and project issues. The PM will regularly brief leadership on program status and milestones.
- Oversee the Leidos program team in successfully executing the contract.
- Direct project planning, systems engineering development and implementation according to cost, schedule, and scope requirements.
- Participate in project initiation activities, including plan and budget preparation.
- Facilitate planning for White Papers, Research, and IRAD’s to support continuous technical and process innovation to exceed customer requirements, and foster On Contract Growth.
- Expertly manage cross-functional teams responsible for delivering high-quality program capabilities on time and within budget.
- Ensure appropriate management, customer and supplier involvement throughout the life of the program.
- Successfully manage resources across projects, and maintain/track contract deliverables, schedule, and budget.
- Bachelors Degree in Engineering or related fields Minimum 12+ years of experience as a program manager managing capabilities development level-of-effort and completion-based efforts.
- Direct experience in managing a large subcontractor team, with subcontracts of various types and complexity, as well as experience in leading a multi-vendor environment
- Demonstrated experience in conducting requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, and schedule and financial data monitoring and reporting.
- At least three years of demonstrated experience in the management and control of funds and resources using complex reporting mechanisms such as Earned Value Management.
- PMP or Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III Program Management certification
- A minimum of 10 years Project Management experience managing complex problems.
- A minimum or two years of experience managing projects utilizing non-traditional program management methodologies (i.e. Agile) in a big data environment.
- A minimum of a TS clearance with SCI eligibility
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family: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 www.Leidos.com.
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