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Job #: R-00066422
Location: Aberdeen, MD
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Looking for an opportunity to make an impact?


At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers' success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.


Your greatest work is ahead!


We are in search of a Senior Program Manager to support a large multi-billion dollar Army program in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. The qualified individual will be responsible for planning, organizing, securing and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific program goals and objectives. As a member of this team, you will be utilizing your experience for the successful cost, schedule, and performance of the contract. Serves as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer (CO), the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), the Government Program Manager, and the Contractor’s senior management. Directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities. Ensures proper performance of tasks necessary to ensure the most efficient and effective execution of the contract.

The PM shall utilize expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as write and review technical documents. A successful candidate will perform as the primary interface for the PEO C3T government technical leads, direct the day to day operations of the Program Management Team, monitor and evaluate subcontractor performance, and perform approvals for procurement of required facilities, equipment, supplies, and personnel requests. 


If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!


Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control,  geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions.


Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your Resume with us today!


Responsibilities Include:

  • Allocate resources (staffing, facilities, and budgets) on the contract

  • Review and approve all Estimate To Complete (ETC), Funds and Man-hour Expenditure Report, or other financial reports as appropriate

  • Review and allocate management reserve within contractual limits

  • Ensure cross-discipline integration within the contract to meet Government needs

  • Work with functional staff to provide effective and efficient management of the contractor's effort

  • Review and propose the Integrated Program Baseline (or resource loaded schedule) to the Government

  • Review risk and risk mitigation activities and allocate budgets for the same

  • Prepare program status reviews and other formal reviews to be presented to the Government PM

  • Ensure the timely recruitment and training of program staff - both direct and indirect

  • Review all financial and technical reports before release to the Government

  • Communicate issues and solutions to the Government PM in a timely and transparent manner

  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory and administrative requirements imposed by the contract in coordination with the Contractor's contracts staff

  • Coordinate the preparation of Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) and value engineering proposals to the Government PM

  • Provide Contractor input to the Quality Assurance Surveillance Plan reviews or Incentive/Award Fee reviews, as appropriate

Required Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Accounting or other related field with 12 or more years of prior relevant experience or Master's Degree with 10 or more years of prior relevant experience.

  • Seven (7) years of experience as a program manager in managing programs and contracts of greater than $300M with multiple task orders and large scale commercial IT procurement. Shall have demonstrated experience in conducting requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring, and reporting. 

  • Seven (7) years of experience managing large ($300M or more) programs with multiple projects and contractor teams executed under DoD-sponsored (Army preferred) Task Order Contracts 

  • Seven (7) years of experience providing management and oversight of a team 

  • Shall have at least Seven (7) years of demonstrated experience in the management and control of funds and resources using complex reporting mechanisms. 

  • Direct experience in managing multi-task contracts and subcontracts of various types and complexity, as well as experience in leading a multi-vendor environment is required.  

  • Possesses an active Project Management Institute Project Management Professional certification 

  • Experience managing remote teams or geographically dispersed personnel. 

  • Experience supporting a contract or TO responsible for adhering to DOD information security and personnel security practices 

  • Experience implementing supply chain risk management 

  • Experience assisting the customer with organizational change & transformation


Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • Experience working with Army PEO C3T organization

Clearance Required:

  • Possess a current Secret clearance.

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About Leidos

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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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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