Finance Analyst

Leidos - Reston, VA3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $62,000 - $86,000 a year

Job Requisition:
Finance Analyst

Job Description:
Leidos has a job opening for a Finance Analyst in Washington D.C Metro area to include the MD and VA areas.

Are you interested in joining an established entry-level professional program with the #1 Company on the Washington Technology Top 100 Contractors listing? Leidos, a Fortune 500 federal contractor with over $10B in annual revenue, is looking for top finance and business majors to be a part of our organization. As a member of the Leidos Finance and Business Operations Organization you will have a position with varying responsibility and scope that will challenge you and propel your professional and personal growth.

Responsibilities may include:
Program financial control functions including budgeting, forecasting, financial planning and analysis, reporting, establishing/managing program cost baselines
Applying principles of finance and accounting to analyze financial statements for monthly/quarterly/annual financial Outlooks, Annual Operating Plan (AOP), Estimates at Complete (EAC) and contractual deliverables
Analyzing variances using Enterprise toolsets and developing corrective action plans
Participating in the control of costs and schedules on contracts requiring Earned Value Management (EVM) and a schedule baseline (plan)
Financial Planning & Analysis
Leveraging new technology to bring efficiencies in the areas of business analytics and data visualization
Proposal Pricing & Analysis
Ad-hoc cost and performance analysis
As a part of our elite program, your Entry Level Professional Program experience will include:

Immersive 3 Day Boot Camp Training event at Corporate HQ
Lunch & Learn sessions featuring executives from across the corporation
Networking & Social Events
Opportunities for professional growth & career development
Philanthropic opportunities
Formal “ELP Buddy” to assist with mentorship, assimilation, and engagement
Opportunity to apply for the exclusive Leidos Finance Leadership Development Program after one-year tenure

Ideal Candidates should display the following:
Interested in Finance & Business Operations with the industry leader in government services
Energetic and enthusiastic behavior
Team player who isn’t afraid to show initiative and solve problems
Effective interpersonal skills and drive for excellent customer service
Cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher (please note this on your resume when submitting your application)

Basic Qualifications:
Pursuing a bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, General Business Administration or other related field from an accredited college/university
Expected graduation in December 2019 or May 2020
Cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher (please note this on your resume when submitting your application)
Demonstrated experience performing Accounting, Finance, or Economics-related financial data analysis tasks
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with an ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Ability to quickly comprehend processes and learn systems and tools
Ability to execute data mining and analysis and present those findings to management
Ability to be accountable and professional while maintaining effective interpersonal (written, verbal and presentation) skills while managing multiple priorities and tasks
US Citizenship is required.
Entry level positions will be located in the Washington D.C Metro Area (WMA) including Northern Virginia cities such as Reston, Chantilly, Vienna, etc. Some positions may be located in MD cities such as Gaithersburg, Baltimore, Frederick, and Columbia.

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Job Family:
Financial Planning and Analysis
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

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.