Program Manager 2 - 34004 in Adelphi, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

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    Adelphi, MD
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Job Description

At Alion, we combine large company resources with small business responsiveness to design and deliver engineering solutions across six core capability areas.  Our engineers, technologists, and program managers bring together an agile engineering methodology and the best tools on the market to deliver mission success faster and at lower costs.  We are committed to maintaining the highest standards; as such, Alion is ISO9001:2008 certified and maintains CMMI Level 3-appraised development facilities.  Based just outside of Washington, D.C., we help our clients achieve practical innovations by turning big ideas into real solutions.

We are seeking a Program Manager to support work at the Army Research Laboratory (ARL)


Responsible for the performance of relatively small technical projects or a definable portion of a larger technical program in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines.

Directs and supervises all support resources for the performance of project assignments and activities.

Manages the technical direction of a project through the design, implementation, and testing in accordance with project objectives.

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.

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.

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.

Responsible for assisting in the technical leadership and direction to a multidisciplinary staff.

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.


8 or more years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's Degree is required

DoD experience is required

Active Top Secret clearance is required

US Citizenship is required

Security Clearance: Top Secret

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