NES Civil / Contruction Engineer

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Leidos Corp is looking for a Construction Engineer/Design Engineer/Project Manager to join our team supporting the Federal Aviation Administration’s National Engineering Services (NES) Program in our Washington, DC office. The selected candidate will provide Engineering and Project Management support to FAA Project Managers within the NES Program.
The selected candidate shall be expected to review contractor’s drawings and provide quality control of, and risk management mitigation recommendations for implementation of the work.  Additionally, the candidate shall also prepare Statements of Work (SOW), participate in regularly recurring Program Reviews, Initial Site Surveys (ISS), Initial Operating Decision (IOC) and Site Implementation Review (SIR) meetings. The candidate shall also be expected to use Primavera, create and/or modify schedule methodologies for site preparation, engineering, testing, and commissioning of projects within the National Airspace System.
This position requires interactions with the FAA program office, contractor project managers, and FAA project implementation managers in the service areas and Planning and Requirements specialists in the field to monitor and report on project schedules and financial status, and help the FAA complete their projects. The candidate shall also facilitate issue resolution between program offices and engineering services and troubleshoot planning and implementation issues.
This position is located at the customer site and in the FAA offices close to the L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station.

Basic Qualifications
·         Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering: Architecture, Civil Engineering or Construction Management/Administration
·         Have at least 5 years of experience in an engineering discipline related to construction of infrastructure or facilities
·         Experience managing or working on construction projects through both planning and execution phases
·         Ability to prepare and provide technical briefing packages for management
·         Ability to track and report costs, schedule, and technical performance on projects and help identify potential issues at the program and project levels
·         Participate in meetings to discuss project execution, schedules, technical performance, and provide recommendations for improvements, as appropriate.
·         Experience in conducting research on specified topics, determining conclusions, and presenting the results in a logical and concise manner
·         Experience reviewing and drafting Project Scope Agreements (PjSAs) and SOWs
·         Experience in reviewing and comparing reports and summarizing them for upper management
·         Ability to organize and gather data, conduct analysis, prepare reports and organized documentation without assistance
·         Ability to work both individually and as a part of a specialized team that handles various aspects of project management and coordinate the work if needed.
·         Strong written and verbal communication skills
·         Proficiency with MS Office (Work, Excel), MS Project and other office productivity tools
·         Experience with Engineering and CAD tools like: AutoCAD, Pro-Engineer 2000i, Revit, AECOsim, and Micro Station.
Desired Skills
·         A Master’s degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering or Construction Management/Administration
·         10 years of experience with design, construction and maintenance of infrastructure or facilities
·         Experience working on FAA projects
·         Experience using Project Management principles for managing construction projects
·         Experience using Lean Construction methodologies
·         Ability to develop Project Management Plans (PMPs) and establish scheduling reports
·         Experience with tracking Earned Value Management (EVM) on projects
·         Experience in conducting effective technical presentations to management and tactful coordination with a variety of project stakeholders
·         Active Engineering or Arch License/Registration
·         Skilled in the use of database management and project management software like Oracle/Primavera Schedule software

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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