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Strategic Materials Program Engineer

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Leidos Albuquerque , NM 87102

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Leidos is looking for people experienced in providing engineering program analysis. This position supports Leidos' role within the nation's nuclear deterrence mission as support contractor to the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Office of Defense Programs.

This is a full-time contractor-support position located on-site at the NNSA offices in Albuquerque NM.


The Program Engineer is accountable for maintaining current awareness of issues, risks, and progress toward completion of the activities undertaken by the geographically dispersed national security laboratories, DOE laboratories and agencies, and commercial contractors engaged in sustaining our nation's tritium supply. This person will be expected to provide situational analysis and advise the Federal program manager on matters pertaining to planning, integrating, and meeting policies, programs, and procedures.

Specific duties include:

  • Establishing relationships with technical representatives from the NNSA national security laboratories, DOE laboratories and agencies, and commercial production contractors, attending meetings to monitor design and production progress and issues, and analyzing situations to inform the federal program managers' decisions.

  • Communicating engineering and technical issues to federal managers, senior leadership, external stakeholders and others with diverse technical understanding and providing recommendations to address the issues, including budget planning for future fiscal years.

  • Evaluating program variables and providing assessments to the Federal program manager regarding how well technical plans and solutions are proceeding on schedule and whether deliverables conform to customer requirements, quality control standards, and negotiated metrics.

  • Coordinating program activities on behalf of the program manager to achieve desired outcomes and support the mission goal.

  • Providing program management support including: preparation, coordination, evaluation, review and analysis of program execution plans and tracking, monitoring, and reporting of program-specific milestones and updates of annual performance measures. LeadGenLeadGenNNSA

Required Clearance:

  • Active DOE Q and/or DoD TS clearance
Required Education, Experience, and

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.

  • 12 or more years of experience.

  • 5 or more years of program management experience.

  • Experience with using project management tools and techniques, e.g., EVM and Primavera P6.

  • Experience with using budget and cost analysis tools, e.g., Excel.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated experience in developing briefings for senior and executive managers.

  • Program Management Institute certification as a program management professional (PMP)

Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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