Job Openings >> Program Manager Support - (Senior
Acquisition ) #1651
Job Type: HOT JOBS
Location: Springfield, VA
Security Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Position Title: Sr. Program Manager—Acquisition (#1651)
Location: Springfield, VA
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Overall Assignment Description:
Provide Acquisition Program Management to a Government lead and
Provides acquisition strategy program management services to
Works across customer directorates to help the Government
coordinate development of new and/or modified/enhanced capabilities
for operational use.
Provides technical guidance to the Government Point of Contact
(GPOC) on programmatic matters related to lifecycle
Provides program management guidance in service frameworks and
models, agile engineering processes, and industry best practices to
achieve customer’s GEOINT mission.
Duties may include:
Provide technical, financial, schedule and risk management
guidance to the project, program or Program Management Office
Provide support to the drafting of interagency agreements and
other documents required for the execution of AF9‘s and MIPR’s.
Provide business executive support in linking Program Objective
Memorandum (POM) and Budget Planning with Budget Execution and
Provide programmatic risk assessments, mitigation strategies and
risk burn down plans to achieve the desired program results.
Support coordination of cost estimates and technical work scope
with the PMO and appropriate project or program teams.
Interface with customer’s organizational areas, end
users/customers including foreign and domestic agencies to identify
and mitigate risks, develop and manage budgets, create and maintain
schedules that ensure technical results and program
Provide program management support to customer management in
strategic business planning, business development activities,
product concept development and Information Technology
Ensure programmatic alignment and adherence to the customer’s
Vision, Planning and Programs, CIOT Priorities and TA
Support the development, coordination and governance management
of Request for Change (RFC’s) and Engineering Change Proposal
(ECPs) requirements documents.
Ensure the technical maintenance and configuration management of
program and project plans, Concept of Operations (CONOPS),
architecture diagrams, and other key program documents.
Maintain PMO artifacts using customer’s approved software, tools
Provide acquisition program management expertise in lean
six-sigma strategies and execution; working knowledge of agile
methods, practices and execution; or working knowledge of Scaled
Agile Framework (SAFe) methods and applications.
Provide validation and verification of engineering results and
deliverables to ensure the highest quality and traceability to
Skills and Experience:
Current Top Secret clearance with current SCI access and
in-scope SSBI date.
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business or a related
field such as Economics, Accounting, or Finance.
Min 12 years overall experience.
Min 8 years of demonstrated specialized experience as a Program
Manager in terms of cost, schedule, performance, and risk
Project Management Professional (PMP); DAWIA Level III
certification in Program Management or equivalent specialized
experience with Project Management tools and techniques.
Demonstrated specialized experience in Cost/ Price analysis,
cost estimating or financial management.
Demonstrated specialized experience in Department of Defense
(DoD) and or customer-specific acquisition processes.
Demonstrated specialized experience with the development and/or
review of cost estimates and the associated technical work scope
necessary to achieve stated objectives.
Demonstrated knowledge of the geospatial intelligence mission
and its contributions to the Intelligence Community.
Demonstrated specialized experience in managing Cost Plus Fixed
Fee, Cost Plus Incentive Fee, Cost Plus Award Fee, Firm Fixed
Price, Time and Materials or Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite
Quantity type contracts.
Demonstrated specialized experience in lean six-sigma, Agile or
SAFe methods with demonstrated results.
Demonstrated specialized experience tailoring and using both
Agile and Waterfall development methodologies to support
acquisition planning, execution, integration and transition to
Demonstrated specialized experience with the identification of
technical issues and proactive communication of possible
Demonstrated specialized experience in performing validation and
verification of various engineering results and deliverables to
ensure the highest quality results against customer
Demonstrated knowledge of Department of Defense (DoD) and/or
Intelligence Community (IC) Configuration Management (CM)
Demonstrated specialized experience with developing and
validating system roadmaps, project plans and mission
Demonstrated specialized experience with Analysis of
Compass, Inc. (Compass) is a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB)
headquartered in Herndon, VA as a Defense and Intelligence
solutions provider to the United States Government. We provide
Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA), Advisory and
Assistance Services (A&AS), and Systems Engineering and
Integration (SE&I) to our government and business partner
customers. As a premier Defense and Intelligence solution provider,
we employee a diverse, agile, highly trained and extremely talented
Compass, Inc. is an affirmative action/equal opportunity