CACI International Deputy Program Manager in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Deputy Program Manager to support a program at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. If you’re an individual who is looking for career growth with a large-scale program we would like to speak with you.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Support the Program Manager by ensuring all project activities are performed and completed in a timely, cost-effective, and efficient manner without comprising the quality of deliverables

  • With limited guidance, develops a sound implementation plan meeting the project strategy, within the budget and timing constraints

  • Proactively manage the project delivery and approvals with little supervision, resolving action items, issues, and risks

  • Supervise assigned personnel

  • Develop and manage schedules using Microsoft Project

  • Ensure all deliverables completed on-time

  • Act as a liaison between government and subcontractors to ensure transparency

  • Manage costs, schedules, reporting, and contract compliance

  • Conduct Program Management Reviews (internal/external)

  • Participate in Financial reviews (internal/external)

  • Create project related artifacts and reports

  • Develop and present business cases, develop project plans and identify resource needs, procure necessary resources, define roles on project teams, lead team meetings, and assure healthy team dynamics

  • Develop forecasts

  • Plan, organize, control, direct, and staff the technical, administrative, financial, contractual, and personnel actions required by the program

  • Maintain adequate staffing levels

  • Reviews and approves all purchases

  • Assume additional responsibilities as assigned

More about the role:

The primary mission of the program office is to provide rapid reprogramming support of assigned ground and airborne Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS) as part of the ARAT program for providing Post Production Software Support/Post Deployment Software Support (PPSS/PDSS) pursuant to Army regulations.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • Capable of planning, coordinating, and directing the activities of administrative, program control, and technical personnel involved in providing services in fulfillment of the contract

  • Bachelor’s or Advanced Degree (Management, Business Administration, Computer Science, Systems Engineering or other Engineering discipline)

  • 5 years working on computer systems engineering and/or software development

  • Thorough understanding and experience in the complete life-cycle of the software in military systems

  • Knowledge and experience with Department of Defense (DOD)/Army plans, policies, standards, and methods aimed at the acquisition and support of software and computer resources for Army systems

  • Capable of managing and controlling schedules and cost to provide on time, within budget, performance of all aspects of the contractual effort

  • Capable of providing direction for operations and ensuring compliance with all management policies, plans, and procedures

  • Capable of providing recommendations for resolution of technical problems

  • Experience in a leadership role to subordinate employees to include motivation and provide constructive criticism

  • Strong Visio, PowerPoint, Excel and Word skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Project

  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks.

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills

  • Ability to problem solve and provide practical solutions to issues

  • Should be well versed in project management practices and procedures

  • Effective conflict resolution skills.

  • The ability to follow security rules

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • 10 years managing projects in government contracts environment

  • Army Acquisition Corps Level 2 certification in logistics, program management or information technology or a recognized industry equivalent professional certification

  • Familiarity with Army SIGINT systems

  • Be a quick learner with strong analytical and problem-solving skills, be resourceful, and can work independently in support of on-going projects

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Aberdeen Proving Ground-MD-BALTIMORE

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.