Deployment Operations Deputy Team Lead

Leidos - Reston, VA3.7


Job Requisition:
Deployment Operations Deputy Team Lead

Job Description:
The Leidos Intelligence Group is seeking a Deployment Operations Deputy Team Lead to support a program in Northern Virginia.

The Deputy Team Lead will assist the Team Lead in overseeing all efforts of the Deployment Operations Team. The Deputy Team Lead will work closely with all program Team Leads in order to maintain awareness and understanding of linguist skills, availability, and suitability for various external operational requirements. This position requires the use of problem solving techniques to address unique operational and personnel requirements that impact critical mission support.

The primary responsibilities for this position involve assessing current and emerging external operations trends to develop, maintain, and revise assignment planning that ensure continuous mission coverage. Additionally, the Deputy Team Lead will coordinate with and regularly brief program management regarding ongoing external operations, assist the Team Lead in addressing potential shortfalls, and proposing new strategies or shifts in current planning to address evolving requirements. The Deputy Team Lead will also be required to manage a number of program tasks that will support specific contract priorities.

Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
Bachelor’s degree and/or minimum of 12-15 years of relevant operations and management experience, or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience.
Minimum 3 years of experience leading diverse workforce at multiple locations
Experience drafting and reviewing outgoing external operations-related traffic
Ability to effectively communicate processes and procedures to program employees, partner organizations, and customer base
Possess outstanding customer service skills in order to meet high demand requirements
Self-starter that can establish priorities, resolve immediate issues, and coordinate with Team Leads and the Program Management Office on complex problems
Strong interpersonal skills to maintain effective working relationships with team members and customers
Comfortable working with senior management

Desired Skills:
Experience working with linguists and language services support staff
Familiar with organizational management, analysis, strategic thinking, and complex problem solving

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Yes, 75% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Proj and Prog Management
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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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