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ISR Project Manager (Somalia)

Job ID: 192719
Location: MOGADISHU, BN, Somalia
Date Posted: Sep 19, 2019
Category: Training
Subcategory: Training Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description


 SAIC is seeking an exceptional leader to support potential capability shortfalls associated with countering improvised explosive devices (IED) with Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) in Africa. Under this Statement of Work, SAIC will provide ISR as a service to support military contingents engaged in peacekeeping operations in Africa. The goal of the ISR support is to provide general intelligence support to the contingents on named areas of interest, specific locations or movements, or main supply routes to ensure freedom of movement. The intent of this requirement is to support the contingents’ ability to conduct intelligence based operations in their area of responsibility as well as to provide security through intelligence for ongoing operations.

  The Project Manager (PjM) duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

 The PjM bears ultimate responsibility for ensuring that all work required under a task order is performed satisfactorily. 

Serves as the U.S. government’s primary in-country point of contact for all technical matters pertaining to the task order.  

Leads and Supervises all staff on the task order.  

Mentors employees, identify and mitigate possible problem areas, and establish priorities and deadlines.  

Assures timely delivery of quality work products and services associated with accounting and financial systems, budget control, and financial management functions.  

Serves as coach, facilitator, negotiator, and consensus-builder in coordinating team initiatives.  

Applies lessons learned and US Government feedback to ensure continuous improvement.  

Reports directly to the Program Manager, Deputy Program Manager and provides updates on project activities, and is responsible for compiling data deliverables for submission to the appropriate U.S. government entities


Education & Experience

Active SECRET clearance

At least two (2) years of directly related project manager experience relevant to task order requirements and program objectives.

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.  Experience level in lieu of degree completion may be considered.

Directly related experience operating and living in areas with limited life cycle support in hardship conditions.

Minimum of five (5) years demonstrated ISR and Management experience to include DoS or DoD contracts, preferably in support of a contingency programs. (Experience can be military, civilian, or contractor, or a combination of the three).

Demonstrated prior professional experience requiring strong interpersonal and team building skills.

Demonstrated prior professional experience requiring excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated prior professional experience requiring strong MS Suite skills: Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook.

Demonstrated prior professional experience requiring briefing both internal and external customers.

Demonstrated prior professional experience with the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Defense, or other Government contracting agencies.

Desired Qualifications



SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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