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Deputy Program Manager in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/1/2019

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Job Number: R0051834

Deputy Program Manager

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in Army C4ISR? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a leader in systems engineering, we’re looking for you to solve complex challenges and shape complex C4ISR solutions by leading diverse teams from various organizational levels. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skillset into areas like defensive Cyber capabilities, communications security, and tactical information systems. Grow your skills by merging program management and engineering knowledge to create tactical solutions. Join our team and create the future of Army networks.  

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-Experience in leading and managing large-scale projects and programs, including defining, establishing, and leading business development and technical solution delivery of Army communications programs with DoD or Federal Civilian

-Knowledge of systems engineering and Army C4ISR systems, network initialization, and communications security

-Knowledge of multiple business management departments, including finance, subcontracting, contracting, purchasing, and recruiting

-Ability to provide strategic advice to senior management in negotiations, risk assessment, and other business development initiatives, including development of strategic vision and direction

-Ability to lead, shape, and execute medium-to-large business opportunities, develop compelling proposals, and grow in previously undeveloped market spaces

-Ability to provide technical project- and program-level oversight and thought leadership to drive the completion of high-quality client deliverables and manage client relationships

-Ability to plan and manage projects to meet delivery, quality, schedule, and cost goals for engineering and technical assistance efforts in support of an Army PM tactical communications customer, supervise staff and manage budgets, schedules, and project operations, and implement overall business process improvements and project management best practices

-Secret clearance

-BS degree

-PMP Certification

Nice to Have:

-Experience with managing projects in the Army PM community of a PEO

-Experience with the Military, command climate, and military infrastructure

-Experience as a former Army Signal or Acquisition Commissioned Officer preferred

-Experience with the Army contracting process and DoD 5000 acquisition process

-Ability to brief senior military, government civilian, and company personnel

-BS degree in Engineering, CS, Information Systems, or a related technical field preferred; MA or MS degree in Business Administration, Information Systems, CS, Engineering, or a related technical field a plus


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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