More About the Role:
Under the Service Management, Integration, and Transport (SMIT), the Leidos team will deliver the core backbone of the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) and Marine Corps Enterprise Network (MCEN), including cybersecurity services, network operations, service desk, and data transport. In order to continually modernize these networks, the Navy and Marine Corps will award project Task Orders onto the SMIT contract. The Defense Group of Leidos has an opening for a Project Manager (Mid) to support the processes required to deliver and execute the Piers Support Project for Navy Claimants on the SMIT contract.
What You'll Get to Do:
The Project Manager is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating team activities to manage and implement projects from initiation to final operational stage. Determine, monitor, and review all project economics to include costs, operational budgets, staffing requirements, resources, and risk. Lead the project team in determining client requirements and translating requirements into operational plans. Identify opportunities for service improvement in accordance with the Piers Support Performance Work Statement in consultation with management and customers.
The Piers Support Project Manager will manage internal or sub-contractor team members. Plan, schedule, monitor, and report on activities related to the project. Undertake status review meetings among project team members and clients. Work with management on project proposals, bids, contracts, estimates, and schedules. Coach team members to accomplish project goals, to meet established schedules, and resolve technical or operational issues. Proactively influence customers to apply project planning methodologies. Ensure adherence to legally binding requirements. Control project requirements, scope, and change management issues. Establish appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria. Analyze project progress/costs and facilitates the development of recommended alternatives.
The ability to clearly articulate technical messages for a variety of audiences at a high-level, both through written and verbal means, will be a critical skill necessary for the success in this position.
The primary places of performance are Government and contractor facilities located in the National Capital Region (NCR) or at other Navy/Marine Corps bases, with the potential for telework as schedules allow. Support in other regions, both in the Continental United States (CONUS) and Outside Continental United States (OCONUS), may be required.
Travel may be required depending on customer and project requirements.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
•Must be a U. S. citizen with at least 5+ years of progressively responsible experience managing and/or executing the planning, provisioning, and delivery of IT projects.
•Bachelor’s Degree in in engineering, computer science, business management, or other related field or 6+ years of relevant technical/project experience.
•Currently possess an active DoD Secret security clearance.
•Teamwork-oriented with a strong focus on customer satisfaction.
•Ability to think strategically, solve problems effectively and tenaciously follow-through to ensure client success.
•Advanced understanding of the technical aspects of the project.
•Results-oriented with strong people and time management skills, highly organized, motivated and driven to succeed.
•Experience working with clients at all organizational levels with a high degree of professionalism and business acumen.
•Ability to create and edit project documents, materials, and presentations, including schedule management.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills are required with a demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams.
•Candidate must be highly motivated, proactive, organized and have the ability to manage concurrent projects and interface with external clients in a fast-paced environment with a high level of accuracy.
•Candidate must possess excellent leadership, organization, communication and time management skills.
•Working experience in government contracting, particularly related to financial aspects and standard business practices (e.g., familiarity with and ability to interpret statements of work, contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders, etc.).
•Leadership, diplomatic and motivational skills including the ability to lead in a matrixed environment.
•Solid ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
•Master’s degree in engineering, computer science, business management, or other related field.
•Experience managing large-scale contract transitions and associated transition of services.
•Demonstrated experience with managing the planning, provisioning, and delivery of information technology services to large organizations.
•BICSI Certification, PMP, or DAIWI Certification.
•Earned Value Management experience.
•Prior experience managing Navy/Marine Corps or other DoD contract projects.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:3,000.00
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
Pay Range:Pay Range $71,500.00 - $110,000.00 - $148,500.00
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective December 8, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
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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