Deputy Program Manager (DPM)
Leidos has a career opening for a Deputy Program Manager (DPM) located in Bridgewater, VA. Telecommuting from Northern Virginia is an option with frequent, short notice travel to Bridgewater.
The Special Projects Division of the Leidos Airborne Systems Integration Operation is seeking a Deputy Program Manager (DPM) for a deployed, quick reaction capability (QRC) Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (AISR) program. The position is designed to specifically support the Program Manager in activities such as managing the budget, spend plans, integrated master schedule, resource loaded network, personnel rotation schedule, assisting with subcontractor oversight, and managing internal and external deliverables.
-Assist the Program Manager, Financial Support Staff, and Contracts/Subcontracts Officers in managing multiple efforts under a $90M FFP/CPFF contract.
-Manage financial and contractual aspects of the program, as directed by the PM.
-Responsible for proposal management, business plans, and proposal work statements, including acting as a liaison with the customer for all program business and financial related activities.
-Will work with program management and technical team representatives to identify, analyze and report cost and schedule variances.
-Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, or related with at least eight (8) years of related experience, including experience on multiple contract types, or Master’s degree with at least six (6) years of related experience.
-Possess a strong background and demonstrated performance 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.).
-Demonstrated experience with financial analysis, including variance analysis and advanced MSExcel skills.
-Possess strong problem-solving, organizational, and verbal/written communication skills.
-Must be proficient with Microsoft Office suite (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Project and Outlook).
-Must have an active DOD SECRET security clearance.
-Master's Degree or PMP certification. QRC program project control / financial analysis experience.
-Familiarity and/or experience with the Leidos Program and Risk Review processes.
-Experience with contract financial management tools (e.g. CostPoint, etc.)
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.