Program Business Manager

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Project/Task Management
Washington, District of Columbia
Greenbelt, Maryland

REQ#: RQ101362

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

Business Manager

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Business Manager joining our team to support NASA activities at NASA HQ in Washington D.C and NASA centers within the US and abroad.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Business Manager supporting NASA, you will support various business management functions of NASA’s enterprise Cybersecurity  and Privacy Program (CSPP). This position supports the Cybersecurity and Privacy Division at the Agency level, each Center’s CISO, and other CSPP organizations such as the NASA Office of Cybersecurity Services (OCSS) and the NASA Security Operations Center (SOC). You will also collaborate with other services within the NASA OCIO. Typical responsibilities include:

  • Assist with and provide recommendations for the organization, execution and continuous improvement of the NASA Cybersecurity and Privacy Program
  • Support the development of integrated cybersecurity and privacy strategies, roadmaps, tactical plans, touch points, and dependencies between CSPP, other IT service lines, and NASA mission or institutional activities
  • Support the development and continuous improvement of a portfolio management approach in order to ensure that CSPP Projects, Initiatives, and Activities are managed and resourced effectively to achieve the intended outcomes; to enable CSPP to demonstrate and clearly communicate the value that the CSPP brings to NASA; to drive effective and consistent prioritization and decision making; and to manage program and cybersecurity risks effectively and transparently
  • Support the execution of CSPP portfolio management processes
  • Support cybersecurity and privacy related data calls, including the design and communication of data calls, collection of data, consolidation and analysis of responses, and reporting of results
  • Support NASA’s quarterly and annual reporting, as required by the Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA)
  • Develop and propose innovative strategies to improve NASA’s FISMA compliance and outreach campaigns in accordance with NASA’s outreach policies, procedures and processes
  • Assist with the development and implementation of automating FISMA reporting across the cybersecurity services areas
  • Assist with development of a strategy for cybersecurity and privacy knowledge management
  • Support the Government in managing audits from the Office of Inspector General (OIG), Government Accountability Office (GAO), and other external reviewers.
  • Support the continuous maturation of CSPP governance and its integration within the NASA IT governance model
  • Assist the Government with proactively and regularly identifying opportunities to improve service and technology integration among all cybersecurity and privacy functions and services, with other OCIO IT service lines and Program Offices, and with external stakeholders
  • Support the operation of CSPP governance bodies and working groups, such as the Cybersecurity and Privacy Program Management Board (CSPPMB), the IT Security Management Board (ITSMB), etc.
  • Assist the Government with improving SLAs/Service Delivery Metrics and OLAs, including but not limited to availability of service, return to service, and new service requests metrics
  • Support the development and maintenance of workflows in the NASA Account Management  System, as requested, to ensure that access to all NASA IT assets is managed according to Agency policies and procedures
  • Develop special studies, as requested, e.g., trade studies, feasibility studies, trend analyses, business cases, etc.


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field with 5+ years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Demonstrated management and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated administrative and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must have excellent communication skills (oral and writing)
  • Project Management experience (required); Project Management certification (desired)


  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

Not sure this job’s the one for you? Check out our other openings at

Do you have a friend or colleague this posting describes? Let them know about the opportunity by clicking “Share.” 

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.