Program Manager (Training and Technical Assistance)

Clearance Level
Program Management
Rockville, Maryland

REQ#: RQ92989

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

The Program Manager will manage and oversee the execution of a federal program to train care providers and federal personnel on policies, procedures, and operations. The candidate will be responsible for leading and managing complex and multi-faceted blended-learning programs.

Duties include:

  • Guide and manage staff in the design and development of instructional materials for all delivery modalities, including instructor-led courses, e-learning courses, web-based and computer-based training, and blended learning solutions.

  • Provide leadership in planning and implementing effective course design, incorporating standard methodologies in the development of learning material and in using technology to deliver courses and training.

  • Remain current with technology related to the development and delivery of instruction and training.

  • Lead discussions with subject matter experts and stakeholders to conduct needs assessments and gap analyses to determine training needs.

  • Work with the customer to design and propose solutions to meet business requirements

  • Serve as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR) and government staff.

  • Directly contribute to program efforts in several areas, including cost management, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities.

  • Utilize expert communication skills to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as write and review technical documents.

  • Manage a team of subject matter experts, trainers, instructional designers, and business professionals.

  • Provide programmatic and financial reporting to senior GDIT Management.

  • Review invoices and oversee project expenditures.

  • Perform contract administration tasks as needed.

  • Travel to program sites and GDIT headquarters as needed.


  • At least 10 years relevant experience with training and instructional design and technology.

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.

  • Skilled in organizing resources, establishing priorities, and multitasking.

  • Proficient with the ADDIE or SAM models.

  • Outstanding facilitation and communication skills and ability to build strong relationships with the customer.

  • Experience with web-based authoring tools, LMS platforms, content management systems, and courseware development software and tools.

  • Ability to communicate complex information to a variety of stakeholders

  • Strong research, analytical, and critical thinking skills.

  • Strong technical skills.

  • Superior project management and organizational skills.

  • Experience managing a federal contract preferred.

  • PMP Preferred.

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.