PKI Program Manager - Top Secret clearance required

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Program Management
Manassas, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Business Development

Cross-Functional Team Leadership

Program Management

Project Management

REQ#: RQ143287
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

GDIT is looking for a leader of a ten-person technical and mission support team based at a modern, program-operated data center facility in Manassas, VA. The Program Manager will serve as the single point of contact for the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), and government management personnel.  The program manager shall have authority over the resources necessary to accomplish the work; assign, schedule, direct and control work effort of technical and functional specialists; ensure conformity of work to prescribed standards. 

The leader will provide information technology expertise and have communications skills to be able to interface with all levels of management. 


The Program Manager will provide strategic support and leadership to the Government and ensure that Contractor team activities are directly aligned with the Program and overarching Federal guidelines -- a strategist that can lead this team to the future.   

Technical skills are a must, but just as important are the soft skills required to lead and support this dynamic GDIT program team.  Presentation skills, both verbal and written are critical, ability to compile and present executive level presentations. 


  • Ten (10)+ years of experience managing full lifecycle IT projects. 

  • Five (5)+ years of experience managing Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and or Identity Credential Access Management (ICAM) related programs in the commercial or federal sectors.

  • Bachelor’s degree or five (5) years of experience managing full lifecycle IT projects with information assurance and Government-wide policies. 

  • Active Project Management Professional (PMP) certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI) or equivalent certification accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

  • Project and fiscal planning and execution experience. 

  • Active Top-Secret Clearance 

  • Strong communicator (both written and verbal communication skills), active listener, and collaborator. 

  • Strategic foresight, flexible attitude, ability to solution across the program, change manager, strategic thinker. 

  • Location: 100% On Customer Site

● 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


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 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.