Lead Project Manager
The DoD Information Systems division of Leidos has an opportunity for a Lead Project Manager contingent upon contract award in San Antonio, TX.
The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the program schedule and earned value management of program accounts by tracking resource loaded plans and reporting progress against those plans.
The candidate will communicate with the Program Office, Engineering, Finance and Procurement in process of creating and reporting status against the plans on the Air Force Personnel and Pay System (AFIPPS) contract. Candidate will support establishing and maintaining the cost/schedule baselines; pre-defined contract WBS and related dictionaries; schedules or Resource Loaded Networks (RLN's) where applicable; variance analyses; preparation of written and verbal reports to management regarding cost schedule variances.
Significant interface with Project Managers, Contracts, Senior Technical personnel and shared services to support accurate and timely Estimates at Completion (EACs) in parallel with development of forecasts.
May participate in customer changes or new proposals, analysis of requirements, cost inputs, and program reviews.
Assist in the planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting on cost-plus contract.
The Engineering Planner communicates and coordinates with all disciplines across the business including Program Management, Technical Staff, Finance, Contracts, Procurement, and Human Resources.
Specific duties include, but are not limited to:
Manages cost/schedule baselines.
Prepares internal and external variance reports on the schedule and labor.
Supports Cost Account Managers in developing and maintaining Estimates at Completion (EACs) as required and/or needed.
Prepares/supports financial and schedule status for monthly Project Management Reviews (PMRs).
Assists with risk analysis and mitigation activities.
Supports working groups as needed.
Education and Experience:
BA degree and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or additional experience in lieu of BA or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience.
Requirements and Qualifications:
Work in San Antonio, Texas.
Proficient with Microsoft Excel.
Experience working with Microsoft Project.
Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM).
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.