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Job #: R-00042378
Location: Silver Spring, MD
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking candidates for Deputy Program Manager for the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC). He/she will follow the established guidance of the Program Manager (DVBIC) leadership and the government Network Site Directors within their assigned network region. Facilitate information flow at their network sites within their region between sites contract staff, department/office staff lead (at HQ), as well as, government staff on site and contract company POC. Oversee and execute the assigned network sites’ contract personnel actions, manpower utilization, workflow and operational procedures as outlined in contract requirements.

*Position is contingent upon Leidos receiving contract award.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Performs duties under the guidance of the Program Manager, DVBIC leadership and the Network Site Directors within their assigned network region.
  • Facilitates information flow at their network sites within their region between sites contract staff, department/office staff lead (at HQ), as well as, government staff on site and contract company POC.
  • Provides input regarding the assigned network site’s budget as a whole and for individual, identified projects as required.
  • Reviews space utilization and needs for each Network Site and makes recommendations up the chain of command accordingly.
  • Analyzes cost and pricing data submitted to verify and substantiate direct and indirect costs for all assigned Network Sites.
  • Overseas and/or prepares program summaries and reports for government Site Directors, DVBIC leadership and others as required and/or requested.
  • Prepares requests for actions/proposals and other projects as needed or requested.
  • Coordinates initiation and processing of purchase orders request, supply sources, work orders and maintenance and renovation requests for each assigned Network Site.
  • Ensures full compliance with all contract requirements, schedules and provisions for each assigned Network Site.

Basic Qualifications

  • Masters in management or health related field required. 6 additional years’ experience in lieu of masters’ degree.
  • 8 years related experience working with government agencies, contracting, and program management required.
  • Knowledge of large federal program management and federal budget process required.
  • Ability to use sound judgment in problem solving and excellent interpersonal and communications skills required.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple sites and complex issues at any given time required.
  • Must adhere to legal, professional, and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certified
  • PhD in a related field
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust

Travel:

Yes, 50% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Proj and Prog Management

  

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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

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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