VariQ is looking for a candidate to fill the following Program Manager (PM) position for a contract with the Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration.
The Program Manager will serve as the lead and is responsible for the overall direction and management of all activities, ensuring execution is within defined performance, cost, and schedule parameters. The PM shall have in-depth knowledge/expertise in executing the lifecycle process, and will interface directly with leadership.
The Program Manager is responsible for the performance of programs, projects, or subsystems of major programs or projects. Directs all phases of programs/projects from inception through completion. Coordinates the preparation of project plans, milestones, and operating budgets. Acts as primary customer contact for program activity, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule and technical performance. Establishes design concepts, criteria and engineering efforts for product research, development integration and test. Establishes milestones and monitors adherence to master plans and schedules. Identifies program problems and obtain solutions. Directs the work of technical, analytical, architectural and administrative assignments to the project or program
Twelve (12) years of experience performing tasks focused on the leadership and/or task management of information systems engineering or systems integration projects and at least ten (10) years of technical experience in software engineering, Management information systems, and/or information security engineering or related program capacity. Strong preference for prior experience with SalesForce (or similar CRM tool) implementation.
Master’s Degree or equivalent experience in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or program-related Masters.
VariQ is an equal opportunity employer.