Senior Capture Director

Clearance Level
Capture Management
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: G2019-66605

GDIT is seeking a Senior Capture Director for the Department of Homeland Security to join our outstanding Business Solutions & Strategies team! You will lead pre-proposal shaping activities, orchestrate capture activities during the proposal phase and post-submittal activities, and be responsible for leading opportunities toward high win probability.


This position provides an outstanding opportunity to play a leadership role as we work together to create the Next GDIT and apply the breadth of resources available in our new organization to critical technology and mission challenges across the Intelligence community.  The extent of our portfolio and the scale of our $10B company ensure that you can take on new challenges and new roles as our business and mission-impact expands.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide strategic thinking and execution for capture efforts with potential revenues of over $100 Million by determining capture team resource requirements and costs associated with bid.
  • Understand capabilities, strengths, and weaknesses and direct the development of strategies and marketing philosophies.
  • Provide leadership and management by identifying and training capture team members to ensure necessary support elements are available.
  • Interact with a broad range of departments to develop win and price strategies.
  • Manage cross/multiple capture efforts in conjunction by collaboration, facilitation, and negotiation.
  • Provide customer and business knowledge through business intelligence to ensure the team fully understands the desires and needs of the customers and the capabilities of potential competitors.
  • Create win themes and strategies including value propositions and have full responsibility for executing all aspects of the capture process all the way through contract win.
  • Identify and obtain commitment from business partners to ensure winning team.
  • Provide communication and time management by leading executive management gate reviews.
  • Develop pricing strategy to provide the optimal cost advantage for the bid.
  • Prioritize and ensure that properly prepared recommendations (i.e., go/no-go presentations) are delivered to senior management.
  • Conduct color team reviews to ensure that reviews are conducted in a repeatable manner adhering to ISD procedures and processes.
  • Retain configuration control of processes, procedures, and applicable training artifacts related ISD color teams.
  • Retain configuration control of processes, procedures, and applicable training artifacts related BSSG initiated proposal process improvement efforts. 


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Information Technology or a business related discipline. Master's Degree preferred.
  • Active Secret Clearance or above
  • 5-10 Years DHS Experience
  • Experience in hands-on responsibility of four (4) capture portfolios at any given time.
  • 12-15 years of capture experience in engineering; Information technology and/or relevant customer business environment.

Desired Qualifications

  • Active TS/SCI
  • Master's Degree
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.