More About the Role:
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a continuing requirement for Secure Enterprise Network Systems, Services, & Support (SENS3) for the continual operations and maintenance and evolution of the Homeland Secure Data Network (HSDN) and the Classified Local Area Network (C-LAN). The Project Manager ensures projects assigned to them achieve cost, schedule and performance goals.
What You'll Get to Do:
- This position will prepare cost estimates for business requirements and follow the project through to completion. (deployment).
- Research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software.
- Build strong customer relationships.
- Track cost schedule and performance of projects.
- Ensure customer is informed of project status.
- Create project reports and brief upper management on project status.
- Work with procurement, engineering and deployment in a matrix organization to achieve project goals.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college with 2-4 years of experience as a project manager, customer service, or IT – equivalent experience/combined education with 5 years of professional experience will be considered.
- Organizational skills to include tracking project cost, schedule and performance.
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Develop presentations to brief customers and management.
- Understand and perform in a matrixed environment.
- Strong customer relationship management skills.
- Clearance Requirement: Secret (Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI).
These Qualifications Would be Nice to have:
- TS clearance.
- DHS or other government contract experience.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
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 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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