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Project Officer

Job ID: 2312863
Location: PICATINNY ARSENAL, NJ, United States
Date Posted: Sep 15, 2023
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Project Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Project Officer to join our team at Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey.


  • Plan work to be accomplished by team, sets and adjust short term priorities, and prepare schedules for completion of work.
  • Develop project plans and make key technical decisions relating to system and product development/integrated and product assurance and test and production and fielding evaluation.
  • Provide specific focus on Total Ownership Cost and Acquisition Reform.
  • Serves as a technical advisor for an ACAT I, II, or III program involving ammunition; specifically, Tank Training munitions M865A1 120mm Target Practice, Cone Stabilized, Discarding Sabot with Tracer (TPCSDS-T) Cartridge & M1002 Target Practice, Multi-Purpose with Tracer (TPMP-T) Cartridge.
  • Providing technical advice regarding system and product development/integration, product assurance, test and production, and fielding activities; and
  • Leading or managing a team performing life cycle logistics activities such as development engineering, quality assurance and testing, initial production, material release, fielding, logistics, maintenance and sustainment.


Required Education:

Bachelors and ten (10) years or more related experience; Masters and eight (8) years or more experience; PhD or JD and five (5) years or more experience; four (4) years or experience considered in lieu of degree. 


  • Experience developing briefings and information reports
  • Proven track record of developing and supporting implementation of cost savings initiatives
  • Demonstrated USG/Military Project Management & Acquisition experience
  • Experience participating in in the development of Test and Evaluation Master Plans


A minimum of an Interim Secret clearance required to start with the ability to obtain and maintain full Secret clearance. 

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 24,000 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 $6.9 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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