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Job #: R-00022965
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Category: Project Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

Leidos is hiring a Project Control Analyst II to join their team. Leidos executes FHWA’s Operations and Safety IDIQs, in addition to numerous other IDIQs, and also holds many stand-alone contracts with State Departments of Transportation (DOT). We are seeking a proactive, motivated, and knowledgeable professional to work independently and support the financial side of small to moderate ($100k to $1M) projects.

Location: The ideal candidate will be located in or near, Gaithersburg, MD. However, a telecommuting option may be available.

Responsibilities include:
•    Works with project managers to forecast project labor hours on a quarterly basis.
•    Develop tools to view Portfolio level that are inclusive of all IDIQ and stand-alone contracts, including labor forecast, progress against financial performance metrics, etc.
•    Interfaces directly with customer; participates in customer meetings
•    Creates Monthly Operating Review and Quarterly Business Review charts
•    Manages complex PC tasks, pulling billed hours with burdened and unburdened rates with comparison to invoiced values
•    Completes monthly progress reports
•    Backlog analysis
•    Basis-Of-Estimate support for proposal effort
•    Conducts contract labor category validation
•    Procurement pc monitoring
•    Tracks Backlog and Equipment Loan Program

Required Experience & Education:
•    Bachelor’s degree with 2+ years’ experience or Master’s degree with 1+ years experience.
•    Proficient in Excel, Adobe, MS Office
•    Working knowledge of the Project Control field with the ability to complete difficult assignments.
•    Strong analytical ability.
•    Strong organizational skills needed to handle multiple task/projects and to work independently.
•    Ability to analyze problems for root cause and implement corrective action.
•    Ability to handle high volume (hundreds of small projects) in a fast-paced, cyclical and demanding work environment.
•    Must possess proven capability and experience working both tandem and serial tasks, with a self-motivated and can do attitude.

Preferred Experience:
•    Hyperion/data query tool experience 
•    FAR knowledge 
•    SOX knowledge 
•    GAAP Knowledge 

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

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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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