DaaS Project Manager


Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Project Manager to support a large enterprise IT contract for the Department of Defense. This role requires expertise in managing large projects, coordinating planning, procurement, installation, and support activities and tracking of physical IT equipment.

Provide customer with capabilities to modernize the full lifecycle management for delivery, maintenance, and decommissioning of IT assets.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Engaging directly with Stakeholders to identify initiatives and develop business cases
  • Establishing and adhering to budgets, schedules and quality standards
  • Proactively identifying and remediating risks, issues and dependencies, ensuring timely resolution
  • Identifying project resource requirements and escalating resource constraints
  • The creation and control of project plans, milestones, dependencies, critical paths, scope, budgets and other established project processes to ensure successful delivery in both Waterfall and Agile methodologies
  • Ensuring project status reporting is accurate and timely and required project deliverables meet quality and compliance standards
  • Displaying strong leadership and collaboration skills in working with stakeholders and project team members to manage, inform and influence outcomes
  • Managing multiple project initiatives simultaneously, demonstrating strong time management and prioritization skills
  • Demonstrating ability to adapt to changing demands and work in a dynamic environment
  • Provide input to Daily Logs, Weekly Activity Reports, and Monthly Reports on all network tasks performed, man hours used and parts used
  • Provide monthly functional area reports summarizing work accomplished, work planned in next month and important issues occurring during the month

Basic Qualifications:
  • ITIL Certification
  • Excellent communication skills and demonstrated ability to resolve all situations in a professional manner
  • Strong leadership and accountability skills with a focus on delivering results
  • Demonstrated experience with managing the planning, provisioning, and delivery of information technology services to large organizations.
  • Strong ability to create and edit project documents, materials, and presentations, including schedule management.
  • Working experience in government contracting, particularly related to financial aspects and standard business practices (e.g., familiarity with and ability to interpret statements of work, contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders, etc.)
  • Proven experience with MS Project or other scheduling tool
  • Experience leading technical teams providing hardware installation, troubleshooting, repair, and replacement, remote desktop imaging, remote management, and asset tracking.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

  • Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required, for consideration.
  • An active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required for, for consideration.

  • Typically requires a BA degree and 15+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters' with 13+ years of prior relevant experience.

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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Job Family:

Proj and Prog Management

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