e.g. job, company, title
e.g. city, state or ZIP code
advanced search »

Program Manager (Security Clearance Required)

Aberdeen, MD


ECS is seeking a Program Manager to work in our Aberdeen, MD office. Please Note: This position is contingent upon contract award. Job Description:
ECS seeks a highly skilled Program Manager (PgM) to lead the overall development, management and execution of DoD contracts. The PgM is responsible for the successful contract, finance, personnel and stakeholder management of assigned contract(s) and interfaces with corporate departments (Contracts, HR, Finance) for support. As an ECS PgM you will be responsible for ensuring the optimum mix of cost, schedule, performance, and system supportability throughout the life cycle of a contract to realize mission outcomes. While operating at a high operational tempo, the selectee will interface with various levels of personnel, management, and organizations, as well as with external customers and contractors. Program Mangers leverage their expertise from a variety of areas (e.g., computer science, systems engineering, infrastructure and logistics, intelligence and language analytics, among others) to effectively and efficiently deliver the programs on contract. Additionally, the PgM will participate in business development and proposal activities. Successful applicant will also propose and execute approved strategies that lead to the organic growth of business. Establishing and managing cost, schedule and performance baselines for programs Implementing best practices and processes to track progress of services and development of capabilities in terms of defined cost, schedule, and performance outcomes Adjusting priorities and resource allocation based upon objective program performance data Providing metrics and analysis to support forward-looking decision-making based on data Establishing governance processes for program and related reviews Leveraging data and analysis from systems engineers, configuration managers, contracting officers, and/or financial managers to inform program performance measures Providing program status reports and briefings to internal management, senior leadership and government oversight officials in the DoD and NIWC. Collaborating with senior leaders, senior technical leaders, system engineers, and fellow program managers to help develop a strategic vision and goal for the organizations: Conducting quantitative and qualitative program/project analysis such as Earned Value Management. Leading people and/or projects at a significant level of responsibility preferred Delivering program/contract requirements Monitoring contract performance and execution across its life-cycle Required Skills: Candidate must have a TS/SCI Master's Degree in Information Systems, Business, Communications with 6-8 years of experience or Bachelor's Degree with 8-10 years of experience. 2 years of experience in a supervisory role. 5 years’ experience working in the federal/DoD marketspace 3 years’ experience in leadership and management Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Understanding information technology and cyber security products, programs, tools, and processes Excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills, as this position interfaces with all functions of the organization and a broad group of outside constituencies Great attention to detail to ensure accurate deliverables/work products are produced Experience with DoD contracts is desirable Must have ability to attend corporate, customer and/or industry meetings that require CONUS/OCONUS travel ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans. ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 3000+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.