SAIC is seeking an experienced Program Manager (PM) to join SAIC’s team, in support of The Air Force Material Command (AFMC), Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), Air Traffic Control and Landing System (ATCALSS) Sustainment Branch System Sustainment Manager at Tinker Air Force Base, to help our Nation manage and sustain portable air traffic control and landing systems. These systems are crucial to the safe conduct of flight operations for home station and forward deployed aircraft.
Under this Task Order, SAIC will provide Scientific and Technical Information (STI) deliverables by performing RDT&E and other Research and Development (R&D) related analytical services to achieve mission requirements. SAIC will design, develop, and implement Reliability, Maintainability, Quality, Supportability, and Interoperability (RMSQI) solutions that directly benefit the warfighter, while decreasing logistic and ownership costs. TDT&E activities include applied research and development efforts for the primary purpose of advancing scientific and technical knowledge and applying the knowledge to achieve national goals. This research and analysis will include reliability, obsolescence, Non-Destructive Inspection (NDI) and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT), system degradation, structures, corrosion, and system sustainability to identify impacts, improvements, alternate solutions, and more efficient methods and techniques to increase warfighting system and weapons RMSQI.
The candidate will serve as the PM, leading and overseeing multiple program components, system engineering practices, tools, and methods used to identify RMSQI issues and sustain ATCALS. The PM will be responsible for internal and external stakeholder engagement, governance, and benefits delivery. The PM will be responsible to lead a team for the successful engineering analysis, tests, reliability studies, and sustainment studies necessary to identifying and deploying improvements to the systems, components, and associated support and production equipment and processes. Predictive and agile project management skills will be required to sustain innovation and continuous improvement throughout the program lifecycle.
Manage and integrate activities in accordance with contract requirements, and ensure technical, schedule, cost, and financial performance.
Define or contribute to the program baseline then execute the program to comply with baseline requirements.
Manage risk, customer relationships, and program staffing
Ensure compliance with quality standards and escalate challenges to SAIC leadership
Support business development and program staff management
Oversee multiple technical project teams, ensuring benefits are delivered in accordance with program standards and requirements
Maintain and manage the client interface at senior levels of the client organization
Achieve operational objectives by contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews.
Champion the integration of industry best practices and innovation to improve operational performance, availability, capacity and cost efficiency
Prepare and complete action plans, implement production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards, while resolving problems and conducting audits.
Identify trends, determine system improvements, and implement changes to maintain and improve mission readiness
Lead transition efforts, including communications, recruiting efforts, and knowledge management
Experience working with the Air Force Customer, specifically the Air Force Material Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, or Air Traffic Control and Landing System Sustainment Branch.
Experience performing supervisory functions, such as time approvals for charging, expense reports, travel plans, employee performance coaching/feedback, salary administration, and staffing functions.
Experience developing and executing a Program Management Plan, including scope management, risk management, resource management, schedule management, and budget management/EVM
Strong understanding and 10 years of experience in Reliability, Maintainability, Quality, Supportability, and Interoperability (RMQSI), and quality processes, to include failure mode analysis, reliability centered maintenance, critical safety item lists, and mishap and hazard risk assessment data.
Experience in continual improvement with respect to maintenance processes
Direct experience in reliability and obsolescence life cycle maintenance of components and systems
Experience in structural analysis, including NDT and NDI oversight and utilization
Master’s degree and 14+ years and or equivalent experience in ATCLAS/High Reliability Organization assignments
Proficient in Micro Soft Office tools and MS Project