Operations Coordinator ( R-00088894 )
Leidos is currently seeking an Operations Coordinator to serve within the Program Management Office for a large-scale language services and operational support program in Vienna, VA. The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing, leading, and otherwise supporting a cadre of language officers dispersed across multiple geographical areas – including warzones – with minimal day-to-day supervision from the PM.
Partner with Leidos Program Manager to serve as first line supervisor for team of approximately two dozen linguist personnel supporting a global, high-impact customer mission.
Plan and coordinate all facets of travel for linguist personnel, including airfare, lodging, visas/passports, vouchers/reimbursement, and required training for customer TDYs.
Respond to time-sensitive and highly fluid situations involving Leidos employees overseas, including personnel serving in warzones and other high-threat environments.
Coordinate daily with Leidos and customer leadership to ensure all mission requirements and performance expectations are being satisfactorily met.
Maintain substantive and situational awareness of international events, which have the potential to affect Leidos employees’ safety while TDY on behalf of the customer.
Review and approve timesheets for approximately two dozen employees on a daily and weekly basis, ensuring correct utilization of time codes, differential pay, and extra work week (EWW).
Provide guidance to assist employees with professional development and growth.
Conduct annual performance evaluations for Leidos team members.
Candidates must possess ACTIVE TS/SCI w/ Polygraph.
Candidates must possess strong written and oral English skills.
Candidates must demonstrate strong communication skills and interpersonal skills, including confidence to engage with senior levels of management (Leidos and customer).
Candidates must be comfortable functioning in a highly dynamic work environment, to include responding to short-fuse requests and tight deadlines from customer leadership.
Candidates must be able to perform effectively in both individual and team environments, including in highly diverse, multicultural settings.
Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office software suite, including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Prior experience working within the U.S. Intelligence Community or U.S. Military, especially in roles dedicated to HUMINT and/or counter-terrorism missions.
Experience supporting a language services program and/or working directly with language officers, resulting in familiarity with the language services mission, needs, and common challenges.
Experience planning or conducting TDYs on behalf of a U.S. Government or Military customer.
Prior travel overseas and/or overseas residence – either personal or professional.
Knowledge of foreign languages and cultures, especially exposure to Arabic language and the Middle East.
BA degree or equivalent and 4 – 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree
Pay Range:Pay Range $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 - $135,000.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.