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Systems Engineer Manager

Job ID: 2212795
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 14, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description

Description

Join a winning team!  SAIC’s National Security and Space (NSS) Sector is currently hiring for a customer within the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) in Chantilly, VA. This customer is responsible for designing, building, and operating national security-related systems based in space, in the air, and on the ground. SAIC is a strong company providing opportunities for energetic individuals with a strong desire to expand their knowledge while increasing their responsibilities.  NSS Sector has an opening for a Senior Program Manager to provide Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) services to an IC customer. The customer organization we support provides the enterprise architecting, analysis, and systems engineering solutions that determine the current and future national space systems. The Program Manager will 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.

The individual will manage and integrate activities in accordance with contract requirements and ensure technical, schedule, cost, and financial performance. They will manage risk and customer relationships and they will ensure compliance with quality standards and escalate challenges to SAIC leadership. The individual must have especially good communication skills and attention to details in order to gather project information, synthesize information in clear summaries and recommendations, and relay information through briefings to senior leadership.  The individual must have experience in managing teams that span different parts of an organization. They must have proactive problem solving skills and experience in advising and directing space, science and technology based requirements. 

The PM will also work with other PMs to coordinate sub-contractor responsibilities to ensure contractual requirements are met. This position will manage and deliver projects ranging from low thousands of dollars to projects requiring several millions of dollars. The PM will be assigned various level of risk projects and will be accountable for the schedule and cost performance of these projects. 

Qualifications

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and eighteen (18) years or more of related experience; Masters and sixteen (16) years or more experience; PhD or JD and thirteen (13) years or more experience.  

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Professional proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and a basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Project or related project scheduling software
  • 10+ years project or program experience with Federal clients
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Proven interpersonal skills: Employee will need to interact with Executives, technicians, and external vendors
  • Familiarity with Agile Project Management principles
  • Ability to apply existing knowledge and experience to analyze/evaluate data, handle problems of a moderate to diverse scope
  • The candidate must be a self-starter, a team player and a team builder.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or related formal project management training/credentials
  • Possesses strong communication skills and the ability to interact with a large and varied community of stakeholders.
  • Experience with Microsoft SharePoint and online content management
  • Masters of Business Administration or related business masters education is a plus

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.

Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

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