Deputy Program Manager (Military Health- Defense & Veterans Brain Injury Center)

Clearance Level
Program Management
Silver Spring, Maryland

REQ#: RQ53582

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our Military Health mission depends on a Deputy Program Manager to support the Defense & Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) located at DVBIC HQ in Silver Spring, MD.

As the traumatic brain injury (TBI) Pathway of Care manager within the Military Health System (MHS), the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI.

Learn More About DVBIC HERE

The Deputy Program Manager will assist the Program Director with DVBIC HQ operations and initiatives. S/he will follow the established guidance of the Program Director and DVBIC leadership, facilitate information flow between DVBIC Leadership, Program Managers, government and contract staff and contract company throughout DVBIC HQ and the Network Sites, oversee and execute all contract personnel actions – DVBIC HQ and network sites, workflow and operational procedures as outlined in contract requirements.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Perform duties under the guidance of the Program Manager and DVBIC leadership.
  • Serve as the liaison between the DVBIC Leadership, contract company POC, Network Program Manager and DVBIC contract staff.
  • Facilitate information flow between DVBIC Leadership, the network program manager, government and contract staff and contract company throughout DVBIC HQ and the Network Sites.
  • Provide contract staff direct or indirect administrative supervision.
  • Ensure all medically licensed contract staff adhere to all local/state/federal requirements as required by their specialty, position and duty location.
  • Provide contract employee advice and coordination for personnel actions as requested and/or required.
  • Prepares program summaries and produces reports as required and/or requested.
  • Ensure the Network Program Manager files deliverable requirements on time.
  • Oversee and executes network site’s workflow and operational procedures regarding contract requirements.
  • Provide input regarding network site’s budgets to ensure usage is within contract requirement guidelines.
  • Ensure full compliance with all contract requirements, schedules and provisions.

What You’ll Need:

  • Masters in management or health related field required (experience within one of the mentioned fields may be accepted in lieu of educational minimums).
  • 5+ years related health experience working with government agencies, contracting and program management.
  • Knowledge of large federal program management and federal budget process.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple sites and complex issues at any given time.
  • Must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.
  • US Citizenship with the ability to obtain a T3 security investigation.

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

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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.