Program Manager/REMOTE - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

West Des Moines
United States

  • Manages and is responsible for the successful completion of all tasks in assigned program area. 
  • Provides leadership for programs and projects as assigned by the Program Director. This includes detailed attention to tracking and managing resources, and providing project management reports.
  • Ensures that program meets and exceeds expectations by overseeing program activities, timeliness, and internal quality control standards.
  • Identifies barriers and risk factors that may inhibit or impede the project and defines mitigation strategies. 
  • Serves as primary liaison between the customer, other vendors, project team and company. Facilitates activities between the company, customers and partners, providing continual status reports and resolving issues in a timely manner.
  • Manages customer expectations with regard to the program and related activities.  Explore methods for improvement, and make recommendations to company management and customers for improving and/or enhancing the program. Influences outcomes and directions through use of extensive knowledge, best practices, and strong relationships.


5+ years related experience and/or training. 

  • Leadership and motivational skills.
  • Proven experience in managing multiple large projects/programs.
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies.
  • Ability to coordinate team members and facilitate work.
  • Proven ability to use resources effectively and efficiently. 
  • Ability to operate with general direction/minimal supervision. 
  • Ability to think strategically and to mold IT projects to meet business requirements.
  • Experience in managing and leading health IT projects/programs.
  • Analytical ability and strong problem solving skills.
  • Ability to provide exceptional service to all stakeholders. 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


BA/BS or 5-8 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  CMS contract management desired.