Program Sr. Director

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Program Management
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ66638

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology is a premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. We deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the Intelligence community and Federal Civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems. GDIT is currently seeking a senior Program Director within the Justice, Judical, and Law Enforcement Business Area. The selected candidate will be responsible for the management and growth of the FBI portfolio. There are currently over a dozen FBI projects of varying size, a number of which are coming up for recompete. The Program Director will have full P&L responsibility for the FBI portfolio and will be required to assist in the overall growth of the business area by assisting on proposals in other portfolios.

Position Duties:

  • Responsible for all phases of programs from inception through completion working with project managers to ensure successful performance of the projects within the FBI portfolio.

  • Responsible for the cost, schedule and technical performance of company programs or subsystems of major programs.

  • Participates in the negotiation of contract and contract changes.

  • Coordinates the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract.

  • Acts as secondary customer contact for program activities; when needed, assists project managers in leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance.

  • Develops new business or expands the product line with the customer.

  • Establishes milestones and monitors adherence to master plans and schedules, identifies program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.

  • Directs the work of multiple project managers for the projects within the FBI portfolio, and provides guidance and mentorship to the project managers as needed.

  • If needed, assists project managers in directing the work of employees assigned to the FBI projects from technical and administrative areas.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Candidates MUST possess an active Top Secret security clearance

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business related field or engineering and at least 10+ years of Enterprise Program Management experience, experience interfacing and presenting to C-level executives

  • Must have experience defining, implementing and managing project processes

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present to business leaders

  • Experience pursuing new business proposals and capture.

Desired Qualifications:

Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

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.

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.