• Senior Program Manager

    Posted Date 4 months ago(5/28/2019 1:45 PM)
    Job Location
    USA-CA-San Jose
    Required Clearance
    Top Secret
    Program/Project Management
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience to meet managerial expectations.


    Candidates must possess a TS security clearance at the time of hire. 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.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    At General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS), we deliver systems that provide critical intelligence to our nation’s leaders.  As market leader and technology innovation, we are seeking talented professionals to deliver cutting-edge solutions to our customers.


    GDMS has an immediate opening for a Senior Program Manager.  The selected candidate will lead a team to design and deliver world-class RF Collection Systems in the area of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT). The Senior Program Manager will work among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues, and enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.


    The position will report to the RF Collection Business Lead within RF Intelligence Systems. 


    Responsibilities for this position include:

    • Managing a SIGINT program or set of programs in support of the RF Collection business area;
    • Working closely with RF Collection business area technical and management team to align business area capabilities, investments, and potential offerings for domestic and foreign intelligence markets;
    • Identifying opportunities and pursuit strategies for new SIGINT capabilities, including enhancements to current contracts;
    • Establishing and maintaining relationships with the Intelligence Community (IC) and Foreign USG Partners, representing RF Collection programs, capabilities and offerings;
    • Providing strategic leadership to ongoing programs and pursuits;
    • Developing and maintaining accurate orders and sales forecasts;
    • Fostering a team environment with program management, engineering and business development staff.




    The candidate must demonstrate extensive expertise in the following areas: 

    • Direct interface and experience managing programs with USG Foreign Partners, to include foreign Direct Commercial Sales;
    • Program and portfolio management of restricted contracts for the USG;
    • Experience managing SIGINT programs, preferably those related to Satellite or Terrestrial Collection;
    • A detailed understanding of the SIGINT market place including major customers and industry competitors.


    In addition, the candidate must possess excellent written and oral communication skills and be willing to travel worldwide to support programs and business growth.





    Company Overview

    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!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed