Sr. Transition Manager

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Program Management
Arlington, Virginia
Hybrid Workplace
REQ#: RQ140886
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

Job Description Summary:

GDIT is seeking an experienced Sr. Transition Manager to join its Intelligence and Homeland Security (IHS) Group and be part of a highly visible and strategic Cybersecurity Task Order in Arlington, VA. 

The qualified candidate will perform the following tasks:

  • Direct Transition-In project to support on-boarding of new contract plans with focus on the most expedited schedule of onboarding staff with identification of key roles and responsibilities, checklists, individuals assigned to accomplish transition-in activities
  • Work with Recruiting and Human Resources to rapidly identify, vet, hire, on-board, and prepare staff for new program
  • Lead critical documentation development tasks.
  • Develop schedules and tasks and organize detailed reviews to ensure time-based constraints are met
  • Drive discussions with senior government personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
  • Demonstrate collaboration with stakeholders and business owners to provide guidance and recommendations on improving IT infrastructure  
  • A proactive approach to identifying issues and problems, areas for improvement, and performance bottlenecks along with an ability to offer and implement solutions to address these
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a strong attention to detail and superior ability for problem solving
  • Skilled at directing a large team, and executing responsibilities without direct supervisor.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 20+ years of experience
  • Education: Master’s degree in Computer Science, IT, Systems Engineering, or a related field
  • Experience in one of the following disciplines: Information Systems, Information Technology, Engineering, Management/Business Management, or Computer Science.
  • Demonstrated experience in contract/team transition activities for programs similar in complexity; with no less than three (3) years interacting with senior level management and key stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience transitioning onto Government systems and enterprise environments similar in size, scope, and complexity to enterprise environments.
  • Demonstrated experience with MS Office Suite, MS Visio, and MS Project.
  • Demonstrated experience providing presentations and briefings to high‐level management.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification.
  • No less than ITIL 4 Foundations or comparable framework Certification
Travel Required: 10-25%
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.