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Systems Engineer - Deputy PM

Overview:

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work.  We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges.  Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions.  We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further.  To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. 

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

Responsibilities:

This is a Deputy PM role on a systems engineering contract with over 300 FTEs, including staff members from over 50 subcontractors. The Deputy PM will be responsible for assuming the PM responsibilities in the absence of the PM, and assisting the PM in managing cost, schedule, and performance of the contract. Serves as an alternate point of contact for the Contracting Officer (CO), the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), the Government Program Manager, and the Contractor’s senior management. Directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities. Ensures proper performance of tasks necessary to ensure the most efficient and effective execution of the contract. The Deputy PM shall utilize expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as write and review technical and program documents.

Qualifications:

Individual Capabilities Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in computer science, information systems, engineering or other related discipline plus at least 15 years of systems engineering experience. A Master’s degree or PhD may be substituted for two years of experience. A high school diploma or GED plus 19 years of systems engineering experience would also be acceptable.
  • Shall have at least 5 years of experience performing in technical leadership role or in program management.
  • Shall have at least 10 or more years of experience supporting programs and projects within our customer space.
  • Shall have at least 4 years of experience in a supervisory capacity and previous experience with technical task management including task development, customer/stakeholder relationship building, cost & schedule management, and staffing.
  • Shall have at least one (1) year of demonstrated experience in conducting requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring, and reporting.
  • Position requires an experienced personnel manager with strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Individual must be responsive, flexible, and able to work independently.
  • Shall be knowledgeable of the guidelines provided by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS), DoD 5000 series, and Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 801 policies.
  • Position requires TS/SCI clearance w/Poly

Individual Capabilities Desired:

  • Experience in program and/or project management highly desired.
  • PMP or equivalent Certification
  • Excellent writing skills.
Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + Poly
Location:
Jessup, Maryland
Country:
United States
Salary:
Not Specified
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