Senior Program Manager

    • Annapolis Junction, MD

Job Description
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BAE Systems, a global defense, aerospace and security company employing more than 88,200 people worldwide, with wide-ranging products and services covering air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services. BAE Systems, Inc. is a top-ten prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, well positioned to support customers in what is the world's largest defense market is HIRING NOW !

BAE Systems is seeking a passionate, self-starting individual to manage a large Cyber Network Defense program within our Intelligence Solutions business area, located at Fort Meade, MD

The Program manager is responsible for:
(a) Analyzing new and complex project-related problems and creates innovative solutions involving finance, scheduling, technology, methodology, tools, and solution components.
(b) Perform day-to-day management of overall project/contract support operations, possibly involving multiple tasks and groups of personnel at multiple locations
(c) Organize, direct, and coordinate the planning and production of all activities associated with assigned project
(d) Assumes responsibility for project results
(e) Works with project sponsor and stakeholders to complete project charter outlining scope, goals, deliverables, required resources, budget, and timing
(f) Completes work breakdown structure to estimate effort required for each task
(g) Provides a project schedule to identify when each task will be completed
(h) Communicates clearly expectations to team members and stakeholders
(i) Mediates between stakeholders and team members
(j) Resolves issues and solves problems throughout project life-cycle
(k) Manages project scope by ensuring changes to scope are documented and approved
(l) Tracks and reports on project milestones and provides status reports when requested
(m) Leads, coaches, and motivates team members
(n) Organizes, directs, and coordinates the planning and production of all activities associated with assigned projects
(o) Makes decisions and recommendations based on the business need for each project, and makes ongoing decisions based on what's best for the organization

Required Skills and Education
A Bachelor's Degree and 15 years work experience or equivalent experience with 3 years of experience in Earned Value Management (EVM)

8 or more years work experience, a TS/SCI clearance with Poly Experience leading large 7x24x365 SIGINT operations programs for the US Department of Defense SIGINT/EW/Cyber Domain expertise. Understanding of the DoD acquisition process, the FAR, Strong leadership skills leading cross-functional teams. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills; the ability to interact with and effectively present information to employees, leadership, and customers. High degree of personal drive and initiative.

Preferred Skills and Education
Experience with MS Project

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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