Deputy Program Manager

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Job Category:
Project / Program Management
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Leidos is in search of a Deputy Project Manager to support a program in Northern Virginia. Candidates must possess an active TS/SCI with Polygraph Security Clearance in order to be considered for this position.
The DPM will report directly to the Program Manager and be co-responsible for all aspects of program execution along with the Program Manager. This position consists of oversight for all staffing efforts on the program to include: posting and tracking all positions, interviewing candidates, preparing classified resumes, maintaining staffing roster and managing the subcontractor team and their positions on the contract. The DPM will assist in career development plans for Leidos employees and manage compliance with training requirements and performance reviews. Additional responsibilities include working with the customer line and contracts management to ensure that Leidos is meeting its program deliverables. The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience supporting an IC contract and operational knowledge/experience with key, core customer mission areas. The DPM of this program is jointly responsible for planning, directing, scheduling, and executing all SOW elements.

In addition, the DPM will:
• Participate in all project reviews, operational meetings, & briefings
• Plan, coordinate, and deliver award term self-assessment materials
• Plan, coordinate, and deliver white papers and capabilities materials
• Support contract growth initiatives and redeployment of personnel as necessary
• Identify candidates for all open positions
• Maintain the Project Management Plan, CONOP, and AGILE schedule
• Ensure data integrity of all program databases – classified and unclassified
• Provide up-to-date status reports to the Sponsor
• Develop a metrics and reporting program to support Sponsor and BD activities
• Ensure all security constraints are adhered to
• Responsible for all facilities, funding, cost, schedule, and contract deliverables

External Referral Eligible

Candidate must have a current TS/SCI clearance with polygraph.
• Bachelor’s Degree is required and 12+ years of prior work experience. A technical degree or direct experience in engineering and/or systems development is preferred.
• Candidate must have 2-5 years working knowledge of HUMINT and Clandestine Collection Activities in the IC
• Minimum 5 years of experience with Government, Intelligence Community, or Commercial technical or systems development projects.
• Minimum of 5 years as a Program/Project Manager or Team Lead with increasing responsibility, preferably with experience on cost reimbursable contracts
• Excellent briefing, writing, communication, administrative and organizational skills.
• Must demonstrate ability to take initiative and to work independently, under stringent timelines and as member of a team.
• A PMP is desired.

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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