Program Sr Director - TS/SCI with Polygraph in Herndon, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Herndon, VA
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    At least 8 year(s)
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Job Description

Manages and is responsible for the successful completion of all tasks in assigned program area with annual revenues up to $25M.


-Meet with clients to gain feedback on team performance and take action to address gaps, if any.
-Mitigate risks, controls costs and schedule variance, and effectively manages large scale, integrated projects.
-Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis.
-Ensure efficient delivery of contract capabilities using industry standards and repeatable processes.
-Manage and oversee subcontractors, as well as full time employees. Direct the work of employees assigned to the program from technical and administrative areas.
-Direct all phases of the program from inception through completion. Responsible for the cost, schedule and technical performance of the program.
-Participate in the negotiation of contract and contract changes.
-Coordinate the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract.
-Act as primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance.
-Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules, identifies program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.
-Review status of projects and budgets, manages schedules, and prepares status reports.
-Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.
-Develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, clients and other stakeholders.


-Bachelors degree in any discipline from an accredited university/college or
5 years of operational/tradecraft-related experience or 5 years management of operational support personnel
-Masters degree or PMP certification


Required Qualifications:

-Active Top Secret (TS)/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Security Clearance.

-5 years of operational/tradecraft-related experience (cannot be replaced by requirement from Education)
-8 years of experience managing complex programs

-Experience in leadership of complex tasks, including review of work products for correctness, compliance with industry best practices.

-Experience planning, directing, coordinating, and managing the contractors proposed methodologies and approach for a project or program similar in scope and complexity.


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.