Program Sr Manager

Clearance Level
Program Management
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ110639

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT, one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the

government. We offer our customers the power of choice through a vast cloud ecosystem. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your passion for accelerating the cloud. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping to ensure our mission is never interrupted. Our work depends on a Program Sr Manager

joining our team to support U.S. Customs and Border Protection activities at Springfield, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Program Sr Manager supporting U.S. Customs and Border Protection, you will be trusted to work on Cloud computing and technologies. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Collaborating with the Customs and Border Protection customer to solve Cloud migration and transformation challenges
  • Your success will be measured through fulfilling the Program Manager responsibilities for all aspects of a large cloud contract including program planning, delivery, contract administration, managing customer relationships, financial performance, technical, personnel management (including building a high performing team), and administrative matters of a large contract and various task orders.
  • This program affords a significant opportunity for transformational leadership, supporting one of the Government’s largest agencies.


  • Minimum a Bachelor's Degree or 10 years of experience, a Master’s Degree preferred
  • Serve as the key leader and program representative, engaging with senior customer officials and GDIT senior leaders on all aspects of program performance
  • Set the program strategy in partnership with the customer – lead the team through transformation and fulfillment of the strategy
  • Participate as the program representative in senior client meetings
  • Manage, direct, and allocate resources to ensure on-time delivery of top-quality managed services
  • Develop and maintain a working relationship with CBP personnel
  • Work with key stakeholders to resolve all scope and schedule issues
  • Manage processes and procedures (improving as needed) to ensure all contract requirements are met, including customer billing, staffing, and security
  • Manage program financials and lead related program performance reviews
  • Ensure all contract deliverables are met and that GDIT exceeds the customers’ expectations
  • Ability to pass a CBP Background Investigation (a current CBP BI is highly desired.)

Technical skills:
  • Experience delivering Cloud Services in a multi-cloud environment for use by a large-scale government agency, including managing SLAs and related financials
  • Experience across all facets of Cloud Migration process which includes providing cloud business case analysis (Cost, resources and time); understanding/knowledge of frameworks enabling cloud migration with emphasis on the cloud cost in Hybrid Multi cloud model (On-Premises, AWS, Azure, GCP etc.)
  •  Experience in developing and executing Cloud Migration Plan
              Experience in leading teams responsible for cloud operation with HA requirements              Experience in leading teams responsible for delivering cloud governance
  • Exceptional communication skills with extensive experience talking with SES-level government officials and C-level corporate personnel
  • Candidate must have a PMP and cloud certifications are desired, such as AWS, Azure
  • 10 years of experience managing Government contracts in IT infrastructure, cloud or systems/software development programs of increasing complexity
  • Broad and high-level technical skills including Cloud services, cloud migration strategy, cost control, cloud service provider dealings, operations, continuous improvement
  • Possesses strong strategic planning and organizational skills, including the ability to layout, articulate and implement a large-scale program strategy
  • Proven experience managing commercial cloud services or resell including AWS or Azure
  • Ability to manage and lead a large team, including driving high performance and ensuring highly motivated and cohesive teams
  • Ability to be flexible, make quick decisions, and seamlessly navigate risks and ambiguity while effectively navigating a dynamic project environment
  • Possesses strong consulting and customer service skills and ability to establish good relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen


  • 401K with company match
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career


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About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.