Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of ten (10) years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of eight (8) years of relevant experience.
GDMS has an immediate opening for a Deputy Program Manager – Engineering (DPME) to join our Engineering team. This position provides an opportunity to work directly with some of our nation's fundamental intelligence agencies. GDMS employees work closely with its customers to develop software solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. The selected candidate will be working with collaborative development teams on secure information systems. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Deputy Program Manager – Engineering will enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), a market leader and technology innovator, is seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting edge solutions to our customers.
The Deputy Program Manager – Engineering is sometimes known as an Integrated Product Team Lead or Program Technical Manager, is the engineering lead on the program, responsible for overall technical execution, including cost and schedule management of the technical team. Our technical teams are geographically dispersed across GDMS locations, so the DPME will need to travel regularly to the sites where our teams are located to work closely and collaboratively with them.
If you are looking for an empowered position where you can use your technical and leadership skills to deliver complex solutions to difficult problems for our warfighters and to augment our national security, GDMS has opportunities for you. As a Deputy Program Manager – Engineering within the Space and Intel Engineering department, you will be responsible for the day-to-day direction and leadership for the technical team and (as applicable) the lower-tier technical leads/DPMEs in setting the technical baseline and approach on your program. This does include the creation of the program plan (programmatic and technical), including the Integrated Master Schedule.
Deputy Program Manager – Engineering is responsible for managing cost, schedule, and performance of projects based on state-of-the-art technologies, methodologies, and development environments providing solutions in the defense and intelligence domain. Specific responsibilities include:
The successful Deputy Program Manager – Engineering candidate must possess:
Active TS security clearance is required at time of hire is required (TS/SCI preferred). Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
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