Program Manager

Clearance Level
Program Management
New Orleans, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ128581

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Program Manager. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. You will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. 
The Program Manager (PM) will provide management, direction, administration, quality control, and leadership of the execution of all tasks within contract. The PM will work closely with the government clients and all stakeholders to integrate and coordinate all work activities.


  • Be accountable on behalf of respective firm for quality delivery across all efforts.
  • Oversee and supervise the work distribution across resources.
  • Manage the performance for tasks and associated deliverables.
  • Develop contract status reports. 
  • Respond to program questions/issues raised during the execution of tasks.
  • Possess full authority to act for their respective company on contract matters relating to daily operation of the work
  • Be available during business hours to meet with Government personnel to discuss any items pertaining to the program.


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering , Information Technology or related discipline

Required Experience:

  • 12 + years of IT System Delivery experience including 5+ years of experience managing an Operations and Maintenance (O&M), application development, enhancement, operations program on complex programs

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Hands-on Systems Development / Integration Experience: possess 5+ years of experience in hands-on system development / integration roles involving multiple subsystems and technologies using Agile delivery methodologies. 
  • PMP® or PgMP® Certification:  have a current PMP® or PgMP certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI).  Must demonstrate that the certification is current. 
  • Agile Methodology Certification: current Agile certifications such as PMI Agile Certified Professional (ACP), Certified Scrum Professional, Certified Scrum Master (CSM). 
  • Communications Skills: possess excellent written and oral communication skills, including experience in presenting material to senior Government officials.
  • Staff Management Skills: have experience with the management, workforce utilization, and supervision of employees of various labor categories and skills in large projects.  The PM must be able to clearly define and maintain a culture of performance accountability.

Security Clearance Level:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Ability to secure a Public Trust Clearance


  • On-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

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.