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Job #: R-00030369
Location: Lompoc, CA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Job Description

The National Solutions Group at Leidos currently has an anticipated opening for a Site Lead to support a client’s requirements in a challenging, dynamic setting located at Vandenberg AFB, CA. The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance and is contingent upon program award.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Leads a team that provides mission critical support to Ratchet Launch 
  • Manages all staffing and technical execution of program activities at the assigned customer site and associated tail sites
  • Acts as the primary program representative at the site; collaborates with site government and military POCs
  • Ensures the availability of launch communications systems and equipment by managing all aspects of comprehensive and proactive Tier 2 HW maintenance
  • Ensure team performs all launch communications activities flawlessly and with customer focus
  • Coordinates with other maintenance, operations and engineering contract leaders as required
  • Ensures compliance with all customer and regulatory requirements
  • Works closely with Ratchet Launch PMO

 Basic Qualifications

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below

  • United States’ citizen with current TS/SCI
  • Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience. Generally has 4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.
  • Proven leadership experience with constructive, collaborative approach
  • Proven experience with one or more of the following program management disciplines:
  • Project management
  • Financial management of complex government contracts
  • Contracts and/or subcontracts management
  • Enterprise management
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively and constructively with other leaders
  • Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration

  • PMP or other project/program management certifications
  • Launch program experience
  • Proposal development

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Manager

Job Family:

Proj and Prog Management

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 www.Leidos.com.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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