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Project Operations Lead

Job ID: 2017575
Location: WARREN, MI, United States
Date Posted: Nov 9, 2020
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Project Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No

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Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Project Operations Lead to join our team in Warren, MI.




Key member of a dynamic team in the development and demonstration of the Next Generation Combat Vehicle for the Army.


Specific tasks include:

  • Leads day-to-day operations of a project team on assigned tasks.
  • Self-starter who works well individually and collectively in leading a team to achieve project operational objectives.
  • Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between program management and project team to ensure successful execution.
  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Prepares and communicates project status to program management team through progress reports and with results that include analyzed data and PowerPoint presentations.
  • Applies project monitoring mechanisms to assess performance for communication to program managers and clients as appropriate.
  • Monitors staffing, budgets and schedules to meet contractual/project requirements for an assigned project.
  • Organizes and manages meetings related to project tasking.
  • Ability to learn technical aspects of task for assessing project risk and directing project team in avoidance and mitigation of risks.




Bachelors and six (6) years or more of related experience; OR Masters and four (4) years or more experience; OR PhD and 0 years related experience


The successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Secret clearance
  • Project Management experience in team leadership, project schedules, budgets and planning
  • Support on DoD contracts
  • Experience working in SharePoint data environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills



  • Experience with projects related to integration and testing of ground vehicle technologies



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 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.

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