Program Manager-1 Intelligence - 36124 in Honolulu, HI at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/9/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Honolulu, HI
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    Not Specified
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  • Telework
    Telework - Not Eligible

Job Description

Under the general direction of a Program, and/or Division Manager, and within the scope of work derived from a contract with a government customer, the Program Manager performs multi-faceted assignments requiring the analysis and synthesis of complex systems and projects.  Utilizes effective theory, concepts and principles in the design, development, and implementation of analytic models and systems. The Program Manager develops and evaluates plans and reports for various projects or program activities to meet objectives while anticipating future requirements. They must be an expert in their respective field and in certain client communities, requiring a thorough knowledge of applicable operational mission areas and national defense requirements.  The Program Manager develops external and internal problem resolution options based on thorough knowledge of the situation and utilizes complex quantitative and qualitative theory and principles to develop viable options.

Duties and Responsibilities           

  • Apply extensive operational and analytical background experience gained from intelligence and special operations military service and leadership roles, as well as proficiency in advanced analytic theory, management, and principles, during interagency, joint, and combined operations at tactical, operational, strategic and national levels to solve current and/or future mission needs and to correct problem areas. 
  • Lead and/or participate in operational coordination and analytical implementation teams, working groups, program development forums, special activities, readiness exercises, training, education and other forums as required to accomplish requirements.
  • Act as Alion’s representative to United States (US) and Partner Nation Force (PNF) representatives.
  • Report to the PM and provide timely and accurate information.
  • Prepare, consolidate and disseminate reporting/deliverables; liaison policies, and procedures; communicate daily with the PM; facilitate PM visits; coordinate and schedule engagements.
  • Operate in multinational, interagency, joint, and service unique environments.
  • Preparation of complex proposals as required.
  • Establish and monitor standards for the quality of programs and documents.  Assist in the resolution of project and program priorities.  Assure quality control throughout all contract activities.
  • Develop and execute budgets, work breakdown structures, and other management procedures as required to monitor and control projects.
  • Demonstrate superior writing and presentation skills to develop briefings, documents, papers, conceptual, and analytical reports for clients.
  • Skilled in data management, to include aggregating large amounts of information.
  • Maintain and comply with security procedures in the performance of duties.
  • May provide direction, training, and assistance to other project staff, as a senior expert in a particular field of endeavor.

Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree plus 8 to 10 years of relevant work experience.  Master’s degree plus 9 years directly relevant work experience or doctorate plus 7 years of directly relevant work experience.
  • In some cases, 18 years of applicable work experience can adjust or waive educational requirements. Highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving complex operations can also adjust work experience.  
  • Experience as a Senior Intelligence Officer/Analyst or Operations Officer/Planner that directly supported Special Operations Forces or other unique positions is highly desirable.
  • Experience in the INDOPACOM AOR or knowledge of the INDOPACOM Priority Intelligence Requirements or objectives is highly desired.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Willingness to work in austere conditions, proven independent decision making skills,  and experience working in the INDOPACOM, AFRICOM, CENTCOM, and/or EUCOM AORs highly desirable.
  • Must be familiar with Foreign Internal Defense, Unconventional Warfare, Asymmetrical Warfare, and Counter-Insurgency principles, Humanitarian and Stability Operations, joint and interagency doctrine, Information Operations (IO), logistics, communications, and working with foreign and US military senior leaders.
  • Must be able to identify and anticipate challenges and conduct innovative research and analysis to resolve/mitigate complex and unconventional problem sets.  Must understand and account for residual effects of both the problem sets and proposed solutions.
  • Must demonstrate superior oral and written communications. Must be able to observe effectiveness and adjust communication methods and techniques based on audience and specific program requirements and/or restrictions.
  • Superior briefing skills with an exceptional reputation and record of working alongside senior leadership.
  • Must be able to produce predictive recommendations and identify anticipated strategic communications opportunities.
  • Acute knowledge of special operations and/or counterterrorism intelligence experience is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Must have a valid passport and hold current TS with SCI eligibility.  
  • Must be open to 15% travel to OCONUS locations.



Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info
Telework - Not Eligible

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