Leidos has an opening for an experienced Program Manager (PM) to manage a team that is development and operating a high profile enterprise Entitlement Management (EM) system. The PM will serve as the primary interface between the contractor and the government for all required project status information, tasking, risk management, coordination, staffing, scheduling, and problem resolution. This position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance in order to be considered and is located in Reston, VA.
The PM will be responsible for duties including, but not limited to the technical oversight for analysis, design, development, testing, and deployment of applications. The PM will analyze business functionality and provide recommendations and impact assessments for architecture. The PM is responsible for managing, developing and evaluating resources, resolving contractor issues, meeting monthly for a Program Management Review, creating and maintaining all compliance documentation, maintaining the contractor management plan, as well as managing and reporting on project related items, such as cost, schedule, risk, and performance. The PM will be responsible for timely and accurate delivery of all CDRL and financial reports for the contract as well as ad hoc data calls and various other contract deliverables. The PM is to ensure the timely and accurate transfer of programmatic and technical information and plan and participate in program/iterative reviews. The PM will be responsible for securing and managing an exceptional team/staff, maintaining high levels of staff retention, and ensuring exceptional customer relationship management. The successful candidate will excel at personnel and customer relationship management with a big picture/strategic eye for innovation and continued efficiencies across the program.
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.
Exceptional staff and customer relationship management skills.
Experience managing a software development program/project.
Demonstrated leadership qualities working with senior management to influence and find solutions.
Experience as a Scrum Master or strong Agile experience.
Ability to write / document and present materials.
BS in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Business, or anything IT related and/or a Master’s degree.
PMP certified or equivalent.
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or equivalent.
Experience working in DevOps environment.
Experience in a cloud environment.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
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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