Project and Program Manager (655599)

  • 07/04/2018
Secret Project / Program Management

Job Description

Location: SAN DIEGO CA US 92102 Description:

The Advanced Solutions Group (ASG) of Leidos has an opportunity for a motivated, full-time Program Manager located in our San Diego, CA office.

Leidos is looking for a candidate excited to work side-by-side with some of the top research scientists in the nation on programs of significance to national security. Working with a technical lead, you will manage execution of multiple small programs including development, monitoring, and controlling of schedule and budget. Progress and challenges are reported to customers as well as internal management and teams. Program may involve managing subcontractors. Most programs involve investigating, maturing and delivering advanced scientific algorithms for applications within the DoD community.

External Referral Eligible



Basic Requirements:

Requires a BA degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience
•Communicates effectively with all stakeholders: technical team, management, security, and customers
•Adapts and balances needs of multiple programs in a dynamic and challenging environment
•Competent in Power Point , Project and Excel
•Competent in budget development and management
•Ability to quickly learn company financial systems
•Ability to develop a schedule and track progress with input from the technical team
•U.S. Citizen with Secret security clearance

Preferred Requirements:

•Active TS security clearance
•Program management or project control experience, especially in a government contractor environment
•Background/education in scientific discipline
•PMP certificate or at least interest in pursuing this cert.

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 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.