Technical Program Director

    • Dulles, VA

Job Description
BAE Systems, a top-ten prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, enables the U.S. government to transform data into intelligence and provides engineering, integration and sustainment support for critical military platforms and systems. Intelligence & Security provides services and products to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, federal law enforcement officials, and troops deployed around the world.

At BAE Systems, we promote a strong, collaborative culture and provide our employees with the tools, skills and training they need to succeed. We are all about trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in defense technologies and national security services. We offer flexible work environment to support the balance in your life and keep you performing at your best. Be a part of a company that is part of the community; driven to improve our future and protect our freedom.

BAE Systems has an immediate opportunity for an experienced cleared Program Director. The Program Director will lead a large engineering team on a technology based program supporting a key Intelligence Community (IC) customer. This program will deliver engineering services for sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. This enterprise infrastructure integrates with diverse local and global wide area network infrastructure. Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to recruit and develop provide top talent and solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the IC.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Planning, directing, and coordinating computer-related activities including electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.
  • Performing day-to-day management of the program, and develop long-term and strategic objectives to ensure that end user requirements will be satisfied in future years of the contract.
  • Performing horizontal integration planning, and interface with other functional areas, ensuring that technical solutions and schedules are implemented in a timely manner.
Required Skills and Education
  • Strong business acumen - highly capable of formulating and executing aggressive, but reasonable acquisition and engineering schedules in coordination with multiple subcontractor and technology vendor partners, both large and small
  • Technically proficient - experienced in modern systems engineering best practices, applications, hosting and data management technology.
  • Experience with automation of data center systems and Cloud provisioning, management, and agile development methodology
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, management, business or related field
  • Program Management Professional (PMP) Certified
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Over 10 years of experience providing program management for large scale engineering programs in support of enterprise computing infrastructure for a top tier US Intelligence Agency in excess of $100M lifecycle value.
  • Over 15 years of experience working on Intelligence Agency enterprise computing infrastructure and engineering programs, including on-site customer engagement.
  • Program experience employing earned value management (EVM)
  • Master's degree in engineering, management, business or related fields
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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