Program Manager

Systems & Technology Research Arlington , VA 22201

Posted 2 weeks ago

STR is seeking a Program Manager to support contract execution and proposal development in the Sensors division. This candidate will be responsible for the delivery of all contractual requirements on cost and on schedule, while achieving all technical requirements. This candidate will coordinate and manage of all phases of program execution, from inception (proposal development) through completion (contract closeout). The program manager will interface directly with STR leadership and customers to ensure that program information is defined and communicated effectively to meet program and stakeholder needs (verbal and written). Primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Statement of Work creation and execution management
  • Contract requirements tracking and compliance management
  • Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) development and management
  • Program budget baseline development and management
  • Management of subcontract and supply chain program elements
  • Development and delivery of presentations to customers and STR leadership
  • Negotiation and establishment of key contract items, terms and conditions (schedule milestones, payment, and deliverables)
  • Development and cultivation of customer relationships

Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen with ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Bachelors degree or Military experience
  • 10+ years of experience in a management role
  • 10+ years leading programs in support of the Federal Government or the Military

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • TOP SECRET security clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Significant experience leading programs using Lean/Agile/DevSecOps in a delivery capacity and ability to point to various lessons learned, successes, failures, and artifacts
  • Software development experience
  • Experience as a product owner or product manage
  • Experience managing technology and development initiatives with both CPFF and FFP contract types preferred.

Systems & Technology Research (STR) is a rapidly growing technology company with locations north of Boston, MA, Arlington, VA and near Dayton, OH. We specialize in advanced research and development for defense, intelligence, and national security, trying to understand how to protect our society: from stopping malicious botnet attacks, to understanding cyber vulnerabilities, providing next generation sensors, radar, sonar, communications, and electronic warfare to developing artificial intelligence algorithms and analytics to make sense of the complexity that is exploding around us.

STR is committed to creating a collaborative learning environment that supports deep technical understanding and recognizes the contributions and achievements of all team members. Our work is challenging, but you go home at night knowing that you pushed the forefront of technology and made the world a little safer. We recognize that the world is changing, that it is becoming more connected than ever before, making things change faster than before, and reshaping society in the process. We all want to understand this changing world and leave it better for our work.

We're not just any company. Our people, culture, and attitude along with their unique set of skills, experiences, and perspectives put us on a trajectory to change the world. We can't do it alone, though - we need fellow trailblazers. If you are one, join our team and help to keep our society safe!


STR is fully dedicated to hiring the most qualified candidate regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any portion of the employment process, email us at appassist@stresearch.com and provide your name, phone number and email address.

US Citizenship is required for all positions.

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