Job ID: 2015801
Location: OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, United States
Date Posted: Oct 6, 2020
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Program Mgmt
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
SAIC is seeking an experienced Project Manager (PM) to join SAIC’s team, in support of The Air Force Material Command (AFMC), Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), Air Traffic Control and Landing System (ATCALSS) Sustainment Branch System Sustainment Manager at Tinker Air Force Base, to help our Nation manage and sustain portable air traffic control and landing systems. These systems are crucial to the safe conduct of flight operations for home station and forward deployed aircraft. A critical part of this mission is the investigation of obsolescence and diminishing sources.
As part of this Task Order, SAIC will work to identify other critical items that may present an obsolescence or diminishing sources concern.
The candidate will serve as the Project Manager for Obsolescence and Diminishing Sources. The PM will lead a cross functional team consisting of engineers, Quality Assurance technicians, logistics specialists and functional experts to research alternative sources, replacement hardware or software solutions where needed. This includes the possible redesign where other solutions are precluded by availability or cost. The PM will also be required to leverage rapid prototyping capability when COTS or vendor items are not available for immediate fulfillment.
Manage and integrate activities in accordance with contract requirements, and ensure technical, schedule, cost, and financial performance
Define or contribute to the program baseline then execute the program to comply with baseline requirements
Manage risk, customer relationships, and project staffing
Ensure compliance with quality standards and escalate challenges to program and SAIC leadership
Support business development and program staff management
Maintain and manage the client interface at the project levels of the client organization
Achieve operational objectives by contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews
Champion the integration of industry best practices and innovation to improve operational performance, availability, capacity, and cost efficiency
Prepare and complete action plans, implement production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards, while resolving problems and conducting project level audits
Identify trends, determine system improvements, and implement changes to maintain and improve mission readiness
Assist the Program Manager with transition efforts, including communications, recruiting efforts, and knowledge management
Experience working with the Air Force Customer, specifically the Air Force Material Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, or Air Traffic Control and Landing System Sustainment Branch
Expert level understanding and 10 years of experience in product lifecycle sustainment and logistics.
Experience performing supervisory functions, such as time approvals for charging, expense reports, travel plans, employee performance coaching/feedback, salary administration, and staffing functions
Experience developing and executing a Project Management Plan, including scope management, risk management, resource management, schedule management, and budget management/EVM
Experience in continual improvement with respect to maintenance processes
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent, and 6 years and or equivalent experience in ATCLAS/High Reliability Organization assignments
Proficient in Microsoft Office tools and MS Project
Clear and professional communications skills, and ability to write/approve reports
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.