Description Job Requisition:
Senior Cyber Business Manager Job Description:
Leidos is a global, 33,000-employee Fortune 500 enterprise committed to making the world safer, healthier, and more efficient. Over the past half-century, Leidos has worked in some of the most advanced areas of science and technology to deliver critical solutions to our customers' most demanding challenges.
The Leidos Innovations Center (LInC) was established to be the technology-driven core of Leidos and continue our tradition of solving the toughest scientific and engineering problems for customers. We primarily perform externally-funded contract research and development (CRAD) work for customers in Defense and Intelligence Science and Technology (S&T) organizations such as DARPA, IARPA, AFRL.
LInC has over 1,000 employees, the vast majority of whom have STEM educations, advanced degrees, and security clearances. Our staff includes about one-third of our company's Technical Fellows. LInC's mission is to research, develop, and transition innovative technologies and solutions to solve enduring and emerging national and global technical challenges. We're able to meet that mission because we have the broad technical expertise needed to rapidly prototype and field solutions in areas such as AI and machine learning, big data, cyber, surveillance systems, autonomy, sensors, applied biology, and directed energy.
The Senior Cyber Business Manager will lead the research and development, business development, hiring, and strategy development / implementation to further LInC's cyber business standing in the industry.
o Supporting new cyber program concept engagements and briefings to customers
o Providing thought-leadership for strategic cyber business planning and developing roadmaps for business growth
o Developing capture plans for new cyber R&D programs
o Developing teams to pursue new cyber R&D programs
o Providing support to Leidos enterprise-wide cyber business captures
o Working with customers to define new cyber R&D programs
o Leading cyber program life cycle work including RFI response preparation, program capture, technical proposal writing, proposal review, and program execution
A qualified candidate will have:
o A demonstrated track record in winning, executing, and growing cyber business and a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and 12+ years of prior relevant experience
o Five or more years of experience in academia, government, or industry performing cyber-offense and defense related research and development work
o Demonstrated success winning, executing and growing cyber-related R&D programs, particularly from customers such as DARPA, IARPA, AFRL or the IC
o Significant Cyber R&D program management experience
o Current Top Secret clearance or ability to receive Top Secret clearance
o Ability to travel up to 25% of his time
Preferred qualifications include:
o A PhD or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science or Math
o Experience as a DARPA/IARPA/AFRL/IC cyber research program PM
External Referral Bonus: Eligible Potential for Telework:
No Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret Travel:
Yes, 25% of the time Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Day Requisition Category:
Professional Job Family:
Portfolio/Business Area Management
Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com
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