Program Manager in Washington, DC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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    5 to 8 years
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Job Description


GDIT is currently seeking a Program Manager to support our Justice Programs team. At this level, the position is typically responsible for supervising up to 15 employees both exempt and non-exempt.

Position Duties:

  • Act as a team leader, including recruiting resources, reviewing user or technical requirements, identifying tasks, assigning and coordinating resources, creating and tracking project schedules, and ensuring clear communication and timely issue resolution
  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned task(s), including contract and subcontractor management
  • Supervises assigned staff
  • Participates in the development of technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting
  • May also perform high level technical services on assigned task(s)
  • Conducts planning and provides recommendations to client on task workload
  • Attends customer meetings and may serve as primary client liaison
  • Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client
  • Coordinates development of deliverables and products.
  • Ensures quality assurance of project deliverables
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
  • Participates in special projects as required
  • Contribute to moderately complex aspects of a project and assist junior staff members with aspects of their job
  • Ability to work independently, and interact regularly with clients and present work products to clients while providing regular updates to a manager on project status
  • Support corporate growth initiatives, and identify opportunities to grow existing business
  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned project or task(s)




 Required Skills:

  • Bachelors Degree in a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • 5-8 years of related experience, including supervisory experience
  • Experience with supporting multiple concurrent engagements and balancing competing demands from multiple clients and internal stakeholders
  • Ability to plan and manage multiple projects and delivery on tasks
  • Ability to work with both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to pay strict attention to detail, develop quality work products, and conduct continuous learning development
  • Must possess excellent critical thinking and oral / written communication skills

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.