Program Manager

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Sep 10, 2021

Job Description


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Bring on Tomorrow! 

SAIC seeks an experienced, results-oriented, inventive and influential Program Manager (PM) to lead multi-disciplinary team of engineers to apply a best value approach to the data ingest and data conditioning activities.  PM will focus on increasing the speed of data delivery and the Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) of structured and unstructured data in support of national security objectives.  The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding executing IT systems and leading transformations through Lean Agile that promotes collaboration, transparency and continuous improvement.  PM will use realistic and innovative approach to meeting the SOW while reducing risk and increasing delivery speed, scale, and resiliency.  PM will ensure the contract performs within its cost/price and schedule; manage deliverables, contract compliance requirements, and performance baseline.  PM will also collect operational metrics, oversee personnel staffing, as well as security-relevant updates and service offerings, strategic plans, and roadmaps. 


Required Qualifications:  

  • Must have active/current TS/SCI with polygraph clearance 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Management of Information Systems, Engineering, or years of experience in lieu of degree  

  • 5+ years of experience in Managing a technical program/project 

  • Experience in data management, data governance, or data analysis as a Data Architect, Data Engineer, Data Governance or related role   

  • Experience in managing data in cloud storage, and using scripts and automation to automate the deployment and  operation of data pipelines    

  • Experience in bringing innovative approaches to address complex problems bridging operational and technical domains 

  • Experience utilizing organization development and change management to support new strategic initiatives 

  • Strong analytic ability to evaluate programmatic data, resolve inconsistencies and propose solutions to program issues 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability and willingness to initiate and manage relationships across the IC organizations and manage relationships across the customer leadership team 

  • Ability to work with contract personnel and manage subcontract relationships 

Desired Qualifications:  

  • Leadership ability to back decisions with research and the “why,” and articulate several options, the pros and cons for each, and a recommendation 

  • PMP Certification 

  • Cloud (AWS or Azure certification(s)) 

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.