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Job #: R-00027990
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Intern Technical
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 is seeking an Material Cost Estimator Intern located in our Reston, VA.


Leidos has a job opening for a Material Cost Estimator Intern in the Washington Metro Area (Reston, VA or Gaithersburg, MD).  This is an exciting opportunity to learn and gain experience with supply chain strategy and operations in support of proposals all across the corporation. The Material Cost Estimator Intern performs assignments in the Strategic Sourcing organization during vacations and short-term breaks from college attendance while enrolled in an accredited degree program.


Provide material cost estimating support such as collaborating with key stakeholders on requirements for bills of materials, working with suppliers on pricing, and working with senior estimators on developing the necessary artifacts for proposal compliance.

There will also be opportunities to work special projects with multi-functional teams. The most successful candidate will have a desire to be a part of a team, enjoy hard work and learning on the job from a team of other talented professionals.


-Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain/Logistics, Business Admin, Finance or related field. Minimum GPA 3.0.
-Excellent computer skills (excel/pivot tables and PowerPoint).
-Effective verbal and written communications skills.
-The ability to work under tough time constraints.
-U.S. Citizenship is required.


-Candidates local to the area

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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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