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Engineering Planner (Satellite Telecom)

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Job Number:
644286
Job Category:
Project / Program Management
Location:
ANCHORAGE, AK US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Public Trust
Description:
Leidos is looking for a Sr. Engineering Planner to join our team in our Anchorage, Alaska office. This ideal candidate will provide support for the FAA Communications Engineering Program to support statewide site upgrades to the Alaska Satellite Telecommunications Infrastructure network. This position will plan and coordinate closely with the customer and team to set priorities, plan, schedule and track all phases and aspects of multiple projects of varying complexity, including budgets, goals, deliverables, logistics and reporting. Prepares and coordinates the engineering plans and project schedules for new or existing projects. Determines, monitors, and reviews costs, operational budgets and schedules, and manpower requirements. Supports and participates in negotiations with customer. Analyzes effects of projects upon various areas such as Engineering, Facilities, and the labor pool to determine the most practical and cost-efficient methods to obtain the required resources. Formulates and recommends corrective action measures such as schedule revisions, manpower adjustments, fund allocations, and work requirements.
 
NISC III

Qualifications:
Typical Education and Experience: High School diploma and 8 years experience, Associate's degree and 5 years experience or a Bachelor's degree and 4 years experience. Candidates with varying levels of project management experience and an understanding of Alaskan construction challenges and logistics will be considered. Excellent customer relations skills, and the ability to work well in a team environment is required. Must also possess working knowledge of Microsoft suite of products, including working knowledge of MS Project or other project management software.
 
Desired Skills: Familiarity with FAA programs and practices, and general aviation.  Satellite and Communications Systems experience. PMP certification.

Leidos Overview:
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.
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