Leidos Contracts Negotiator in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

Description:

The NISC III program is hiring a Contracts Negotiator to provide support the Federal Aviation Administration in our Washington, DC offices.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Provide task order proposal and contractual administration for a portfolio of task orders

  • Perform work under general direction. Participates in determining objectives of assignment. Plans schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives.

  • Understand Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) principles, concepts, practices and standards. Demonstrate knowledge of Contracts practices.

  • Represent organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects. Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

  • Develop solutions to a variety of complex problems. May refer to established precedents and company policies.

  • Be required to administer task orders and work closely with multi-functional personnel.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of experience or Master’s degree with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.

  • General experience in Contract Administration may be considered as a substitute for required years of experience

  • Good working knowledge of the FAR

Desired Qualifications or Experience:

  • Working knowledge of the FAA Acquisition Management System (AMS)

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 www.Leidos.com. 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.