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Job #: R-00026513
Location: Oak Ridge, TN
Category: HR Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Corporate

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Job Description:

Leidos HR Services has an opening for a Senior HR Specialist, Manager Services. The Senior HR Specialist, Manager Services position is responsible for providing a highly specialized set of HR generalist support functions to Group HR Business Managers (VPs of HR), HR functional area staff (including Talent Management, Workplace Relations, Compensation, and Global Mobility), and organizational line management.


• Provide general HR administrative support to include: employee transfers, promotions, job changes, salary changes, and organizational changes.

• Review impacts of initiated and completed Human Capital Management (HCM) transactions and correct/adjust, where necessary.

• Respond to general HR inquiries from line management and support ad-hoc requests, as needed (i.e. data calls, Enterprise-wide initiatives).

• Work within the Leidos HCM system to facilitate employee data changes, research Cost Center/supervisory organizational structures, run HCM standard report queries, and distribute HCM reports to Group HR Managers/Business Partners and line organizations.

• Track work using HR Services case management system.

• Maintain flexibility and a positive attitude toward innovation and change.

• Collaborate with other HR Services service delivery areas, HR Services leadership, Group HR Business Managers, and HR functional area staff on new and existing programs and continuation process improvement initiatives.

• Other duties as assigned.


• Ability to apply critical thinking skills to complex issues.

• Ability to use deductive reasoning to assess multi-faceted questions and problems.

• Experience supporting internal customers in a HR capacity.

• Commitment to outstanding customer service, both internal and external.

• Experience working with internal policies and procedures to ensure continuity of HR business services.

• Extremely strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to make connections with customers in writing.

• Experience resolving complex issues utilizing external resources and escalating internally when appropriate.

• Ability to multi task and stay organized in a fast paced environment.

• Predictable and reliable attendance, including the ability to work a schedule within the core HR Services operating hours.

• Ability to provide limited after-hours support, as needed or required.

• A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree coupled with 2+ years’ experience in human resources, benefits, or related field. ; OR an Associate’s degree coupled with 4+ years’ experience in human resources, benefits, or related field. ; OR a High school education or equivalent and 6+ years’ experience in human resources, benefits, or related field.


• Knowledge of Leidos HR policies and programs.

• Experience with Workday HCM platform.

• Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in Human Resources.

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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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