Leidos is currently seeking a full-time Program Manager to support DHA’s Omnibus IV Military Medical Research and Development contract.
The Program Manager will manage this large effort aimed at discovery and integration of innovative medical knowledge and material solutions to continually enhance Force health readiness, resilience, and rehabilitation. This effort is designed to enhance the related medical research and development programs of the Department of Defense (DoD) to include research and development migrating into medical practice via translation science support and services.
The primary responsibilities for the Program Manager will be to:
o Serve as project leader to ensure timely completion of project task objectives.
o Coordinate the transition from Project Development to Project Implementation to Project Completion.
o Organize Team Resources, including Steering Committees, Project Teams and Work Groups, as
o Develop high-level project plans and achieve buy in on task responsibilities and timelines from the
appropriate team members.
o Define communications, issue management and scope management strategy and achieve approval from
the appropriate team members.
o Solicit input from appropriate staff to evaluate cross-system impact.
o Evaluate project risks and develop contingency plans, as appropriate.
o Define project objectives and define success measurements.
o Develop and communicate appropriate project documentation, including project overview, scope, team
structure, status reports, issues management reports, change control reports, meeting notes, etc. as
required and in a timely manner.
o Coordinate development and approval of appropriate requirements and design documentation.
o Ensure approval of developed requirements and design.
o Develop detailed project plan.
o Coordinate both execution and monitoring/controlling phases of Project Implementation Process.
o Complete close out phases of the Project Processes.
o Ensure team consensus of project completion.
o Complete project close out documentation, especially Lessons Learned.
o Coordinate and support steering committee, project team and work group meetings, as required.
o Support and communicate project status to team members and executive staff, including management
of project website, consistent status reporting and presentations.
o Identify, document and assist with project issues and escalate, as appropriate, to achieve timely
o Ensure compliance with regulatory agencies including meeting deadlines, when applicable.
o Ensure integrity and security of institutional data.
o Demonstrate ability to multi-task effectively.
Minimum of a Master's degree or PhD in a relevant field or equivalent experience of minimum 10 years in a relevant field.
A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is also required.
Experience in military medicine and/or managing projects within military medicine. Experience in managing large government IDIQs.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 25%
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
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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