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Deputy Program Manager - Air Force Program

Job ID: 2208565
Location: SAN ANTONIO, TX, United States
Date Posted: Jun 29, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Deputy Program Manager to join our PMO team supporting our Air Force Customer in San Antonio, TX. The deputy Program Manager has primary responsibility for managing the transition of complex projects associated with the programming, integration, sustainment, and improvement of training devices at several distributed locations.   The deputy program manager will serve as liaison between project management, the customer, and distributed teams.
*Candidates must be local or commutable to the San Antonio area.
This person will be responsible for:

  • Establishing project management principles consistent with the Commonwealth standard policies, procedures, standards, and toolsets which leverages best practices,
  • Mentoring and supporting project teams, enhancing consistency, providing benchmarks, reducing risks, and enhancing quality across projects.
  • Reporting on program level schedule, quality, and adherence to agreed upon standards.
  • Developing budgets and schedules to meet contractual/project requirements for an assigned portion of a program, participating in and establishing and defining program plan requirements, and monitoring and reporting performance against plans to ensure that contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met.
  • Assessing project issues and developing resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Developing mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with customers, site leads, and teams.
  • Ensuring contract requirements and subcontractor responsibilities are being accomplished including working on the definition and implementation of project planning techniques to provide visibility on the contract.
  • Using and applying industry practices, techniques, and standards in project management.
  • Recommending changes to team policies as necessary.


TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience, or relevant years of experience in lieu of degree.


Highly proficient in Microsoft Office suite, and ISD-related design tools.
Knowledge of adult learning strategies.
Experience working in a military environment 
Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance; no clearance required to start, SAIC will help obtain

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.

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