Leidos has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Change Manager located in Djibouti, Africa.
This program provides critical Communications and Information Technology Services to support U.S. Africa Command, U.S. European Command, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, Southern European Task Force, and associated staff elements and organizations. It provides our war fighters support in their mission to keep threats and vulnerabilities as low as possible by ensuring their computer network is stable, undisrupted, secure and will require some OCONUS travel.
•Must have a Secret security clearance.
•Implement change management processes and procedures, assessing change management needs, and implementing plans to guide the command to a mature change process.
•Ensure solutions and infrastructure changes are introduced in a controlled, yet efficient, manner.
•Ensure software policies and procedures remain current and up-to-date.
•Chair the Change Advisory Board (CAB), support weekly Configuration Control Board (CCB) processes and activities.
•Support enterprise change management activities to include record, classify, prioritize, and assign change requests IAW Combatant Command (CCMD) Procedures and governance boards.
•Resolve change requests IAW Command guidelines, directives, and governance board.
•Record, classify, prioritize, and assign change requests IAW command procedures and governance board.
•Report on summary status of change requests to include number of open and closed requests and length of open and open-to-close times.
•Conduct research on process improvement and provide recommendations.
•Develop, implement, and maintain internal change management policies, procedures and associated training plans.
•Work in a dynamic fast paced environment that requires team interaction and coordination of efforts.
•Interface with both client managers and system users.
•Provide remote support and/or travel to customer sites as required.
•BA/BS + 3 years, or AA/AS +9 years, or a major cert + 9 years, or 11 years of recent specialized experience.
•ITIL Foundation certification.
•DOD 8570 IAT II compliance.
•Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards.
•Experience with DoD IT security requirements.
•Experience with Configuration Control Board (CCB) processes and activities.
Why join us?
Located on the Red Sea, Djibouti boasts beautiful beaches, unparalleled diving and swimming sites. The region has an eclectic blend of international, urban, and indigenous culture to explore, and is geographically central providing easy and convenient travel to destinations in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.
Work perks include:
• Paid relocation to/from OCONUS location
• Overseas living allowance(s) and other OCONUS pay
• Foreign Earned Income Tax Exemption
• Benefits package including medical, dental, vision insurance; paid time off; 401k with company match; etc.
• Base access (Exchange, dining, post office, commissary access, etc.)
• Thriving Expat Community
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External Referral Eligible
Pay Range:Pay Range $52,650.00 - $81,000.00 - $109,350.00
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Leidos is a Fortune 500® 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 $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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