Discovery Manager

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Project/Task Management
Oak Ridge, Tennessee

REQ#: RQ103361

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is seeking an experienced IT Project Manager to support IT Discovery and Transition for a 10-billion-dollar National Nuclear Security Administration Contract.  The location is the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, TN  

This is a 2–4-month assignment and a great opportunity for employees losing coverage or in-between assignments or staff that have permanent roles on programs that are currently slow.

Anticipated Duties:

  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership and project management support for Y-12 IT Transition activities
  • Manages site Server/Hardware discovery teams
  • Develops reports, reviews planned procurements, evaluates risk register and assists with IT deliverable(s)
  • Ensure that transition occurs in an effective manner with no degradation of performance or impact to the customer
  • Attend regular meetings with leadership, stakeholders, and technical teams
  • Support the transfer of knowledge, resources and assets in line with contract requirements to facilitate a smooth transition
  • Assist in establishing the programmatic and management system elements needed to support execution of the PWS under the terms and conditions of the Contract
  • Support performance management and contingency planning and risk mitigation needs
  • Provide expertise to support the establishment/maintenance of operations under existing or new programmatic, management systems and required documents and management plans
  • Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.
  • Ensure contract compliance and effective communications and integration in the execution of all activities


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with 5+ years of related work experience
  • Has in-depth technical knowledge of cybersecurity systems and processes
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Q clearance is required


  • Active Q or TS clearance

Experience in contract transition activities for programs similar in complexity desired

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.