Sr Project Manager, Partner Engagements Team Lead

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Project/Task Management
Washington, District of Columbia
Sterling, Virginia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Emerging Technologies

Strategic Planning

Technical Knowledge

REQ#: RQ146950
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

SR Project Manager, Partner Engagements Team Leader (TL)

Our work depends on a SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER, PARTNER ENGAGEMENTS TL to perform complex stakeholder engagement, oversee adoption and employment of innovative technologies in support of defense intelligence programs in partnership with FVEY and approved partner nations.


  • Routinely interfacing amongst the programs FVEY and other approved Foreign Partners in support of project management coordination and support
  • Coordinates with the DoD National Level Intelligence Community, Combatant Command Intelligence Directorates and/or military services
  • Assists the customer and FVEY leadership team with key support to develop, test, and evaluate of software development activities
  • Supports and ensures resourcing for assessing and applying IC data sharing policies to technology baseline, to include but not limited to: FVEY and foreign partner interoperability, shared production and standardized governance across systems, data policy and tradecraft - in support of program capabilities across targeting, intelligence mission data, experimentation, training and threat modeling across all domains
  • Overseas the team’s milestone timelines and deliverables; facilitates Systems Engineering / Systems Integration, capturing and documenting FVEY and other foreign partners user – systems requirements while in close coordination with customer development team
  • Supervises the team in providing system engineering technical expertise to support and address customer requirements, emerging requirements and conduct capability gaps analyses; resulting in documentation (i.e., test plans, test procedures, test reports and test readiness review briefings)
  • Supports test activities including developing test documents, executing test plans, analyzing collected data and reporting test results
  • Ensures input to software development and engineering activities (including cloud technologies) using AGILE software development; facilitates clear feedback loops amongst both IT and Intelligence stakeholders
  • Assists the customer PMO with achieving:
    • interoperability assessments and test events between the customer program and applicable FVEY/foreign partner systems and networks.
    • system and tool accreditation and authorization to operate (A TO) approvals through coordination with customer CIO on JWICS and additional networks.
    • the evaluation of the impact and/or implementation of applicable IC Data Policies on the customer technology baseline.
  • Participates in the coordination with other IC agencies to recommend revised or new IC data sharing policies to support IC data flows to and from the customer systems
  • Participates in special projects as required


  • Security Clearance Level: TS / SCI with CI Polygraph or CI Polygraph Eligibility
  • US Citizenship Required
  • Education: Bachelor degree in a related technical or military discipline
  • Required Experience: 10+ years of related experience
  • Required Technical Skills: PMP, AGILE, and/or Lean Sigma Six.
  • Required Skills and Abilities: Experience interfacing with FVEY and / or other approved foreign partner nations; Experience communicating successfully across a diverse range of stakeholders, Experience working within or in support of the DoD IC, Combatant Command Intelligence Directorates and/or military services; Understanding of the Intelligence Cycle and intelligence workflow, experience with Intelligence applications.
  • Preferred Skills:  System Engineering and / or Senior Intelligence Professional, Masters degree or higher, Understanding of shared production processes
  • Location: Hybrid


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

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 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.