Leidos Public Health is hiring an IT Project Managers supporting our operations in Atlanta, GA. The successful candidate will lead one or more of our IT task orders to support the development, maintenance, operations, and/or enhancement of IT solutions in supporting public health missions.
The PM is typically responsible for organizing, directing, and managing all aspects of contract operational support functions involving multiple complex and inter-related project tasks that often require managing teams of personnel at multiple locations. The Project Manager will provide overall direction of program activities, manage and maintain contractor interface with the senior levels of the customer’s organization, consult with customer and contractor personnel to formulate and review task plans and deliverables, ensure conformance with program and project task schedules and costs and contractual obligations. The Project Manager will establish and maintain technical reports to show progress of projects to management and customers, organize and assign responsibilities to subordinates, oversee the successful completion of all assigned tasks, and assume the initiative and provide support to marketing personnel in identifying and acquiring potential business
1. A Bachelor’s degree and between 6+ years of relevant working experience
2. Extensive experience managing Federal projects through their life cycle from initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing project. Experience in creating and managing all project management artifacts including project management plans.
4. Experience documenting and tracking issues and risks, facilitating and leading meetings, and creating appropriate documentation.
5. Experience managing cost, schedule, and performance of projects.
6. Experience leading both technical and non-technical staff.
7. Experience in serving as a liaison to both internal and external customers.
8. Excellent analytical, technical skills, planning, and organizational skills.
9. Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills.
Requires ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.
One or more of the following experience and qualifications:
Previous experience working at CDC or other federal government agencies Experience with HHS and/or CDC Enterprise Performance Life Cycle (EPLC). Previous experience managing software maintenance & development on .Net & SQL platform Previous experience developing and supporting data analytic systems and solutions Previous experience managing Cloud based applications and/or migrating applications to Cloud infrastructure Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification Agile certifications – Scrum Master, Scrum Product Owner, PMI-ACP, SAFe or equivalent ITIL certification
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 50%
Clearance Level Required:Public Trust
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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