Leidos is seeking a talented people/program manager to serve as Associate Director, Program Strategy located in Springfield, VA.
POSITION SUMMARY and RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Associate Director will lead and manage a team of 18 professionals in the Technology Innovation and Material Management Organization, to facilitate the design, production, test and qualification of aerospace and defense products.
Leading staff in collaboratively solving problems in Cost/Value Engineering, Affordability, and Technical Solutions.
Coordinating subordinate employee recruitment, selection and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, and recognition/disciplinary actions.
Directing the analyses of technical data, engineering designs, preliminary specifications, manufacturing limitations, supplier facilities, and parts/equipment availability.
Managing the facilitation of technical trade-offs and standardization that may lead to more economical procurement, in addition to managing design changes to mitigate production issues, business process re-engineering, and procurement tool deployments
Serving as a Supplier Relationship Manager for a large OEM Partner.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years of experience
Highly skilled with project planning, scheduling, and coordination with a demonstrated history of developing technical solutions that meet program requirements.
Demonstrated experience with interfacing across multiple organizations and program levels.
Selected candidate must have history of developing BOMs, ROMs, and resource planning.
Experience with supplier coordination including hardware and software selection, maintenance issues, and problem resolution.
Experience in inventory planning, coordination, and tracking is highly beneficial
Understanding in acquisition of Cloud, Cyber, and XaaS technologies
The ideal candidate will thrive under tight time constraints managing multiple priorities, personalities, and problems.
To be considered for this position, candidates MUST possess an active, in-scope TS/SCI polygraph clearance.
Certifications or training in one or more of the following areas: PMP, Supply Chain Engineering, Logistics, HW/SW Maintenance Planning
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
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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