Project Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States


SAIC is seeking a seasoned project manager and/or systems engineer with agile experience to support the United States Space Force - Space Systems Command - Special Programs Directorate, which equips our warfighters with space control systems to gain, maintain, and exploit space superiority. This directorate leads the planning, development, testing, deployment, and sustainment of a complex and dynamic portfolio of space superiority capabilities of the highest national priority. The position requires an individual with strong technical project management skills and experience in the space control mission area. The successful candidate will have excellent communication and team skills and a PMP certification, and will be expected to continually balance and adjust work priorities to meet short deadlines and rapidly evolving customer needs.

Job Specific Responsibilities

  • Provide technical project management support enabling the Government to execute agile programs, oversee software development, and field systems and applications.
  • Lead the Program IPT (encompassing project management, budget and funding, contracts, and resource planning) to enable Government cost, schedule, and project performance success.
  • Facilitate and enhance project management and related processes throughout our Program Office.
  • Coordinate system integration activities with interfacing systems, applications, and mission partners.
  • Support Government and contractor reviews to assess progress, risks, issues, and metrics and provide the Government with timely decision data.
  • Ensure logical and systematic conversion of project requirements into total solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or relevant discipline and 9+ years of technical project management, systems engineering, or Agile/DevSecOps software development activities; 7+ years of experience required for Master’s Degree and 4+ years for PhD

Requried Clearance:

  • Qualified applicants must possess an active TS/SCI clearance and consent to a polygraph examination.




Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.