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Job #: R-00025944
Location: Des Moines, WA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

The Leidos /NISC III program has an opening for a Program Analyst in Des Moines, WA

The successful candidate will provide expertise to conduct research, evaluations, and studies; present recommendations/solutions related to short and long-term program planning requirements.  Classifies and summarizes data for the preparation and submission of reports on a recurring basis.  Provides planning, scheduling, networking and coordination assistance among all regional and headquarters' organizations; involving NAS implementation and integration efforts and related monitoring/tracking programs.  Provides assistance and recommendations to FAA managers and staff who directly affect the conduct and attainment of agency goals. 

Coordinating and managing Site Projects (Regional Offices)

o          Providing support for meetings with GSA and Regional Administrator

o          Creating Meeting Agendas and Meeting Minutes

o          Maintaining Action Item Tracker

o          Assisting with Project Coordination through interacting with GSA

o          Information gathering

o          Establishing criteria, processing/analyzing data, etc.

o          Providing backup support if FAA POC is out on travel/vacation

o          Travel: 25%

Basic qualifications:

·     10 years relevant exempt experience + relevant BS/BA

·     8 years relevant exempt experience + relevant MS

·     FAA Real Estate Experience (TAPS, Business Processes, KSN, etc.)

·     Microsoft Excel analysis

·     Document Sharing software (Google Drive, Dropbox, SmartSheets, etc.)

·     Experience with Market Data Collection (for example, using CoStar)

·     Research experience

·     Strong written communication skills (including technical writing/editing skills) --Microsoft Word experience

·     Self-starter; proactive approach; strong verbal communication (assertiveness, teamwork, ability to build rapport with stakeholders quickly)

Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio)

Able to obtain a Public Trust clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • GSA background
  • Real Estate Contracting Officer Experience (1170)

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust


Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




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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

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