The Defense Group at Leidos has an opening for Regional Manager covering the NORTHCOM, SOUTHCOM, and INDOPACOM Geographic Combatant Commands. **This position will be a 100% telework position**
This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Department of Defense track its most critical logistics assets during peacetime and wartime leveraging the globally deployed, US Army sponsored RF-ITV system.
The RF-ITV system provides location and in-the-box visibility for military shipments (cargo, supplies, and troop movements) that have active Radio Frequency, Satellite, or Cellular transponders attached to pallets, containers, or equipment. The objective of the RF-ITV contract is to provide Operations and Maintenance of the NIPRNet and SIPRNet system enclaves to include worldwide CONUS and OCONUS field support.
•Supervise a technical team of 15 Field Service Engineers (FSE) located throughout the NORTHCOM and INDOPACOM regions.
•Provide technical management, process improvement guidance and oversight on all regional mission activities and mentor direct reports on tasks to include quality expectations.
•Plan/organize workload of subordinates considering project objectives, priorities and resources.
•Work with direct reports on performance/career development plans and ensuring employee goals align with the client’s mission and the organization’s vision.
•Hiring qualified staff throughout the theaters to include Status of Forces (SOFA) technically qualified candidates in INDOPACOM.
•Provide technical expertise and support to the program organizations (e.g., Global Operations, Engineering, Information Assurance, and Help Desk). Work with customer organizations (e.g., PL AMIS, FORSCOM, NORTHCOM, SOUTHCOM, USARPAC, INDOPACOM and various Department of Defense commands) on In-Transit Visibility (ITV) operational objectives.
•Oversee FSE activities to include: testing, business process analysis, documentation, training, surveying, installation/de-installation and maintenance of all new system fielding and maintenance activities.
•Research, develop and provide project plans and detailed cost budgeting for customer review prior to allocation of funds for specific customer directed projects.
•Conduct trend analysis on program activities, which include but are not limited to: site surveys, site installations, site de-installations, customer training, funding requirements, customer service tickets, new growth opportunities, customer concern areas, and new technologies. Analyze and make recommendations to program leadership, which may include solutions regarding system design and processes, especially areas that provide cost savings to the program.
•Produce, validate and ensure timely completion of customer and program-specific reports requiring in depth knowledge of the Government’s MicroFocus Solutions Business Manager (SBM) Integrated Support System (ISS) workflow tools.
•Interpret information displayed in the RF-ITV Tracking Portal applications for commanders and supply, maintenance and transportation activities at all levels within NORTHCOM, SOUTHCOM and INDOPACOM. Provide written/oral briefings to Senior Military leaders on present and future ITV requirements.
•Continually appraise the status of assigned projects/problems and coordinate with staff members and participating organizations to find efficient and innovative ways to overcome potential issues. Monitor suspense and personnel actions of the team.
•Coordinate frequency approval, to include coordination with host nation U.S. Embassies and Ministries for RF-ITV requirements in assigned regions. Serve as the primary Liaison Officer (LNO) contact for all aspects of ITV in the NORTHCOM/SOUTHCOM/INDOPACOM Theaters of operation.
•Responsible for the integrity, accuracy, and timely submission of all customer deliverables. Provide project cost analysis and courses of action to customer. Set FSE priorities and milestones for execution of the RF-ITV program mission in NORTHCOM/SOUTHCOM/INDOPACOM.
•Ensure all customer billing to include labor; travel and other direct costs (ODC) are within the confines of the U.S. State Department regulations, Joint Travel Regulations (JTR), and contractual compliance.
•Contribute as a voting member of the Global Operations management team with decisions that impact the program and/or impact the larger Leidos division. Participate in panel interviews, and vote will contribute in hiring decisions. Act on behalf of the Global Operations Manager on occasion.
•Bachelor’s Degree and 11+ years of prior relevant experience; additional years of relevant experience in lieu of degree will be considered pending customer approval.
•Knowledge of the Geographic Combatant Command (GCC) regions, and experience working on international programs with a globally disperse project team.
•Must possess an active DoD Secret clearance, and ability to obtain a DoD Common Access Card (CAC).
•Master’s Degree in a Computer Related Field with 10+ years of experience.
•Program Management Institute (PMI) certification (e.g., Program Management Professional)
•DoD 8570 IAT Level II (A+ or Security+) certification.
•Working knowledge of the MicroFocus Solutions Business Manager (SBM) Integrated Support System (ISS) tool, ISS Reports, RF-ITV Tracking Portal, TIPS Read/Write software, and TC-AIMS II software.
External Referral Eligible
Pay Range:Pay Range $110,500.00 - $170,000.00 - $229,500.00
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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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