Job ID: 2217889
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 6, 2023
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
Benefits: Click here
DoD is procuring a critical and complex Space and Ground system to meet operational and tactical collection needs. SAIC is the Systems Integrator (SI) for this complex program and is seeking an experienced program manager with technical depth in both space systems development / integration and in programmatic planning and execution, to support the Program Director (PD) as the SI Deputy PM. This leader will be a direct report to the SI Program Director and part of the SI leadership team.
In this role as the Systems Integrator Deputy Program Manager (DPM) the candidate will be responsible for maintaining program priorities, ensuring day-to-day workflow aligns with those priorities, managing the performance baseline for this program and resolving key issues and concerns. The candidate will be responsible for identifying and understanding future work, risks, issues and influencing SI engineering artifacts and day-to-day personnel priorities to translate into action plans. The successful candidate will have sufficient technical depth in space systems development and integration, and demonstrated aptitude to provide strategic recommendations on engineering plans, to ensure program success. The candidate will also support and ensure successful programmatic execution including financial, contractual, administrative and security functions, through coordination with the program business operations leadership and team.
The candidate will be prepared to assume a dynamic leadership role, developing and providing strategic guidance to a team supporting a complex space ground integration program. The position resides in Chantilly, VA.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
The Deputy Program Manager provides a senior level skill set and ability to execute against a broad range of leadership, problem solving, financial, and technical challenges, in support of the Program Director. While the primary objective is the delivery of all contractual and technical requirements, within cost and schedule; the DPM will conduct strategic analyses for the PD and help set and align priorities for successful System and Mission Integration.
The selected individual must be able to interact with and influence executive level management and customer’s and communicate effectively with both oral and written presentations. The role involves obtaining and maintaining command of complex cost, schedule and performance issues across a broad enterprise and working collaboratively across multi-contractor, multi-vendor environments to achieve outcomes of common concern.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND QUALIFICATIONS:
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.
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 approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.