Federal Health Senior Program Manager

Clearance Level
Program Management
Bethesda, Maryland
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Business Intelligence (BI) Reporting

Senior Program Management

Technical Program Management

REQ#: RQ164981
Public Trust: MBI Full 5C (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Transform technology into opportunity as a Federal Health Sr. Program Manager with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Federal Health Sr. Program Manager you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter.


Primary Job Duties:

- Manages and is responsible for the successful completion of all tasks in assigned program area including technical work, financial and business development activities

- Responsible for the cost, schedule, and technical performance of external company program(s).

- Directs all phases of program(s) from inception through completion.

- Organizes interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the program on schedule and within budget constraints.

- Serves as the primary contact for the customer on matters pertaining to the program.

- Supervises assigned technical and administrative staff, including subordinate supervisors, and performs personnel actions including hiring and performance evaluation

- Supervises assigned technical and administrative staff, including subordinate supervisors, and performs personnel actions including hiring and performance evaluation

- Responsible for profitability and revenue growth of assigned program(s)

- Assures quality of program products, services, and deliverables, including participating in reviews, audits, and site visits

- Performs business development activities at all stages, including the preparation and review of technical and cost proposals

- Performs program financial management services, including financial analysis, budget and cost quote preparation, cost management, reconciliation, and profit enhancement

- Coordinates and monitors sub-contractor activities and administers subcontractor deliverables and finances

- Develops, reviews, and approves plans, schedules, consulting agreements and other program documents

- Prepares and provides various reports and technical reviews to senior management as requested

- Ensures compliance with relevant corporate and government policies and standards


- Manages one or more large teams. High Complexity. Direct reports are typically exempt and include other people managers.


- Responsible for programs(s) with annual revenues of $25 million and above.


- Education: Requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

- Certification(s): PMP is required

- Required Experience: 10+ years of related Program and Technical Management experience

- Previous Federal Health / HHS) experience is required

- Required Technical Skills: COTS Implementation and Business Intelligence System Experience

- Security Clearance Level:  Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust Clearance

- Visa sponsorship will not be provided for this position.


 - Ability to manage multiple programs and projects simultaneously

 - Effective business development skills including proposal development and preparation

 - Effective communication skills

 - Effective administrative and organizational skills

 - Effective people management skills


 - Extensive knowledge of company policies, processes, and procedures

- Understanding of company strategic goals and how they align to business operations

- Location: Hybrid schedule i.e. remote and/or customer site as required by Contract

- 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
- Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Project Management Professional (PMP) - Project Management Institute (PMI) - PMP Certification

Travel Required

Less than 10%

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.