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Job #: R-00024006
Location: Andrews Afb, MD
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Leidos Defense Group is seeking an IT Project Coordinator to join our team based in Joint Base Andrews, MD.  This role requires you to carry a current DOD Secret clearance and you must be have Top Secret with SCI eligibility.
Duties and responsibilities to include:
•    Deliver & consistently report cost, schedule and performance targets of multiple projects with matrixed resources and ‘agile’ priorities
•    Leverage strong proficiency with Microsoft Project and the MS Office suite to develop and maintain functional project schedules and reports, including custom resource utilization and cost/schedule/performance metrics reports
•    Perform Risk Management 
•    Coordinate requisite contract actions, modifications, quotes
•    Work with teams to define, optimize, standardize and follow operational processes and metrics based on best practices and ITIL framework
•    Develop & ensure efficient application of change, configuration & release management processes
•    Ensure that all changes to the baselines go through appropriate change boards, serve as a member of Change Control & Engineering Review Boards
•    Define and implement Document Management & version control processes (check-out/check-in, merge, build, re-lease, etc.) 
•    Responsible for reviewing processes, and resources to make recommendations for improvements to increase productivity and reduce costs
•    Evaluate the portfolio of systems & solutions, assess functional requirements, develop and propose innovative solutions (processes, tools, alternatives, etc.)
•    Conducts inventory/procurement management, technical refresh, software update tracking, version control implementation and standardization across the supported environments
•    Design technical release templates and to draft release notes in support of release process
•    Write and update technical documents, procedures, TTP, SOPs, etc.
•   Develop and implement Earned Value Management (EVM) processes and tools
•    Assist the Project Managers in working with the Government Contracting Officer (KO) and Government management personnel. 
•    Demonstrate experience managing systems, network engineering, IT systems implementations or IT functions in a federal government or multinational environment.
•    Perform other duties as required.

Required Qualifications: 

•    Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Math, Engineering).
•    Three years direct experience in the last fifteen years supporting IT projects and initiatives as a project planner, manager, or comparable position. 
•    A minimum of one year experience supporting DOD NIPR, SIPR and/or Coalition (CENTRIXS, BICES) networks
•    Must have demonstrated experience with the forecasting, and planning. 
•    Experience implementing/optimizing ITIL Change & Configuration Management processes, metrics & reporting tools within an Enterprise environment
•    Strong proficiency developing & presenting custom project reports, dashboards, metrics, visualization of concepts & processes using MS Project, Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 
•    Strong proficiency in developing, improving and establishing business processes and supporting tools
•    Proficient in use of SharePoint and fundamental Knowledge Management practices
•    An active, in-scope Secret with the ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI Eligibility
•    Due to the nature of the work and contract requirements: US Citizenship is required

Desired Qualifications: 
•    ITIL-Foundations Certification
•    Advance ITIL Certifications
•    CompTIA Security+ Certification
•    Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

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About 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

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