Program Analyst


Job Description:

Leidos is a Fortune 500™ company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world's most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.

Our Civil Group offers an array of exciting career opportunities for the best IT, energy, logistics and engineering professionals. Driven by our talented workforce, the Integrated Missions Operation builds trust through an array of energy-related IT, environmental science and engineering solutions to meet our customers' needs.

Key Capabilities:

Leidos is looking for a high performing candidate to fill a position supporting the nation's nuclear deterrence mission with the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Office of Defense Programs, High Explosives and Energetics (HE) Program Office as a Program and Budget Analyst. This position requires a person with demonstrated experience in assisting Federal Program Managers with programmatic oversight of work scope, in addition to experience in NNSA's planning, programming, budgeting and evaluation process developed during engagement with Federal and/or Defense agencies.

Primary Responsibilities

•Support the HE Program office with day-to-day oversight, guidance, and coordination of the office, including development of office procedures/processes for meeting the program mission and coordination of scheduling, taskers, correspondence, reports, and other deliverables.

•Maintain current awareness of both program office and Defense Programs structure, scope, and roles and responsibilities to assist in running an efficient office and coordinating and contributing to office deliverables.

•Provide support in the preparation, coordination, review and submittal of program deliverables.

•Track and facilitate programmatic action items and deliverables to ensure timely submissions that meet program needs and assist the program office in running more effectively.

•Prepare program budget documentation including developing and maintaining complex spreadsheets and providing input to program planning documents & budget briefings (implementation plans, program plans, budget justifications, Reports to Congress, etc.)

•Provide Federal Program Managers with clear, concise, accurate and timely budget analyses and information to support programmatic decision-making processes and response to short-notice what-if inquiries from within NNSA, the Secretary of Energy, and other senior Departmental officials.

Required Clearance:

•Active DOE Q or DOD TS clearance

Required Education, Experience, and Skills:

•Bachelor's degree in a program management, finance, or science discipline

•Minimum of 4 years of related program management/budget analysis experience

•Expertise with NNSA or DOD Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Evaluation (PPBE) process

•Expertise with Microsoft Office Products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications

•Master's degree in a related field from an accredited university.

• Experience in program/budget management and analysis for the Nuclear Security Enterprise

•Knowledge of earned value management and program management/scheduling tools and techniques (Microsoft® Project, Primavera Project Planner ®, etc.)

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We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret


Yes, 10% of the time

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Program Financial Control

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