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Job #: R-00046764
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 25%
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

The Leidos Mission Solutions Operation currently has a Deputy Program Manager opening for an experienced, cleared professional seeking a rewarding and challenging opportunity to lead a team of diverse analysts for an Intelligence Community customer.  The position is primarily out of Reston with occasional local travel within the WMA as required. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Program Manager to meet all technical, financial, and contractual and performance requirements to bring about the successful completion of specific program goals and objectives

  • Serve as second in line to discuss contract issues with the customer (in the event the Contract PM is unavailable)

  • Directly contribute to program efforts in several areas, including cost management, contract performance management, requirements and staffing and travel management

  • Point of contact / accountable for all aspects of contract execution and manages the hands-on, day-to-day execution of activities, and is authorized to act on all matters relating to the daily operation of the task order

  • Identify and select qualified personnel for staffing

  • Support proposal or business development efforts as needed

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field with 10+ years of experience, or Masters with 8+ years of prior relevant experience.

  • 6+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and efficiently work several projects simultaneously with strong organizational skills

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead a program in a high tempo, high demand environment

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationships with senior level customers, managers, peers, support staff and candidates.

  • Currently possess an active TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance

Desired qualifications: PMP, 3+ years of managing teams of 20 or more individuals

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 25%

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

Pay Range:

  

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.

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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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