Program Manager (N)1 - 35942 in Huntsville, AL at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 4/26/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/26/2021
  • Job ID:
    35942

Job Description

Position Summary

Are you looking to advance your career? Alion Science and Technology is expanding in Huntsville, and we are looking for motivated professionals to join our team and contribute to our vision to be “Many Moves Ahead!”

This position will support the PEO Aviation UAS Program Office in Huntsville, AL. The Army PEO Aviation designs, develops, delivers and supports advanced aviation capabilities.

The Program Manager is responsible for the performance of small non-technical projects or a definable portion of a larger program of which domain area is of a non-technical nature, such as budgets, procurement, technical writing, supply chain management. The Program Manager may assist in the management of a business unit or department or is at an entry level in management of such under the close supervision of the Division or Program Director.

Responsibilities

  • Directs and supervises all support resources for the performance of project assignments and activities.
  • Also responsible for acquiring follow-on business associated with assigned projects and for supporting new business development by leading relatively small proposals or assisting with major proposals.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned projects and provides a single point of contact for those projects.
  • Takes projects from original concept through final implementation. Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including end users, computer services, and client services.
  • Defines project scope and objectives. Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports.
  • Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables.
  • Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables.
  • Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team.
  • Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.
  • Manages one or more programs. 
  • May supervise professional and technical personnel performing in their regular disciplines.
  • May participate in the development and execution of budgets, sales and marketing plans and other strategic tools.
  • Participates in driving initiatives for achieving established objectives.
  • May serve as the primary or assistant technical and management interface for the company, customer, and senior staff.
  • Provides management services including general administrative oversight, time accounting. financial tracking, cost projection, inventory management, personnel evaluation and support.
  • Responsible for the preparation of and accountability for all contract deliverables.
  • Develop and operate a variety of technical systems related to the specific job function.
  • Specify systems requirements and insure that completed systems meet requirements. Support data acquisition process control.
  • Prepares and approves Standard Operating Procedures, Protocols and other technical documentation.
  • Able to supervise, manage, support and evaluate personnel.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field plus 5 years of experience in a relevant position. In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 9 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.
  • Project management experience is preferred.
  • Experience managing a staff preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Leadership and management skills as evidenced by previous work experience.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • An active Secret security clearance is required.

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Security Clearance: Secret

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