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ISR Project Manager (Somalia)

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Job ID: 205884
Location: MOGADISHU, BN, Somalia
Date Posted: Jul 6, 2020
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 Remote Work: No

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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a ISR Project Manager in to support potential capability shortfalls associated with countering improvised explosive devices (IED) with Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) in Mogadishu, Somalia.


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.


Job Duties:

  • 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
  • Required Education and Experience


Required Education and Experience

  • HS/GED and 10 years of experience OR Bachelors and 6 years or more of related experience; OR Masters and 4 years or more experience
  • Active DOD SECRET clearance
  • 2 years of directly related project manager experience relevant to task order requirements and program objectives.
  • 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).
  • Directly related experience operating and living in areas with limited life cycle support in hardship conditions.
  • 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.


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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