Program Manager 2 - 32002 in Durham, NC at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/21/2020
  • Job ID:
    32002

Job Description

Alion is seeking a unique forward thinking individual to help us with a dynamic program we are developing. If you have an intelligence background working to resolve dynamic or emergent intelligence requirements we would like to talk with you. Our efforts with this program is to support our customer with artificial intelligence solutions, through applied science and innovative technology. We invite you to apply and welcome you in joining our team.

Duties and Responsibilities          
• Applies 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.
• Leads and/or participates 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.
• Acts as Alion’s representative to United States (US) and Partner Nation Force (PNF) representatives.
•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          
• Applies 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.
• Leads and/or participates 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.
• Acts as Alion’s representative to United States (US) and Partner Nation Force (PNF) representatives.
• Reports to the PM and provides timely and accurate information.
• Prepares, consolidates and disseminates reporting/deliverables; liaison policies, and procedures; communicates daily with the PM; facilitates PM visits; coordinates and schedules engagements.
• Operates in multinational, interagency, joint, and service unique environments.
• Preparation of complex proposals as required.
• Establishes and monitors standards for the quality of programs and documents.  Assists in the resolution of project and program priorities.  Assures quality control throughout all contract activities.
• Develops and executes budgets, work breakdown structures and other management procedures as required to monitor and control projects.
• Demonstrates superior writing and presentation skills to develop briefings, documents, papers, conceptual, and analytical reports for clients.
• Maintains and complies 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, educational requirements can be adjusted or waived for more than 12 years of applicable work experience. Work experience can also be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving complex operations. 
• Experience directly supporting Special Operations Forces as a Senior Intelligence Analyst, PED Team Lead or Operations Planner is required.
• 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 AFRICOM, PACOM, CENTCOM, and/or EUCOM AOR 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, logistics, communications, and working with foreign and US military senior leaders.
• Has a strong understanding of Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) and Processing, Exploitation, and Dissemination (PED).
• Must be able to identify and anticipate challenges and conduct innovative resource management to resolve/mitigate complex and unconventional problem sets.  Must understand and account residual effects of both the problem sets and proposed solutions.
• Must demonstrate superior oral and written communication. Must be able to observe effectiveness and adjust communications methods and techniques based on audience and specific program requirements and/or restrictions.
• Must be able to prepare intelligence reports, threat assessments, target packages, briefings, and Special Operations Forces (SOF) mission planning and execution.
• Applicants must be fully deployable according to all Theater Entry Requirements, wear uniforms, and bear arms, as required.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
• Must have a valid passport and hold current TS with SCI eligibility. 
• Must be open to 25% travel to OCONUS locations.


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