Program Manager

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Program Manager


The Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) mission to develop, test, and field an integrated, layered Missile Defense System (MDS) to defend the United States (U.S.), its deployed forces, allies, and friends against all ranges of enemy ballistic missiles in all phases of flight. The types of support required include: 1) engineering and technical support; 2) studies, analyses, evaluations, and 3) management and professional services. The Security requirement supports the development, implementation, maintenance, and assessment of security, emergency management, and program protection for the integrated, layered Missile Defense System (MDS). Efforts include assisting with: Government review and disclosure of U.S. Classified Military Information (CMI) and Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) to foreign governments and international organizations; International visits and assignments to the MDA; Technology transfer; Munitions export/import licensing for all MDA personnel, offices, components, and support contractors or organizations that receive funding from MDA; and, Declassification of documents related to all MDA Research, Development, and Acquisition (RDA) Programs, including Test and Evaluation (T&E) activities, and fielding of the MDS. The Counterintelligence requirement supports Government efforts to integrate Defensive Counterintelligence (CI) activities, products and services, into MDA RDA Programs, Special Access Programs (SAPs); T&E activities; and, worldwide deployment of the MDS.


  • Leads direct and manages Engineering’s support staff for this SOW, including

    • Providing direct input for solving complex issues involving staff and resources of sizable magnitude

    • Responding in a timely fashion to day-to-day tasks, issues, or planned/unplanned contract changes


  • Education: MA/MS in a field relevant to leading a complex, large program/project commensurate with this Technical, Engineering, Advisory & Management Support.

    • Program Management Professional (PMP) Certification is highly desired.

  • Experience:

    • 20 years managing complex, large programs/projects commensurate with this TEAMS Next effort

      • Counterintelligence support to weapon system programs

      • Program Protection

      • Engineering Scientific support on operational weapon system programs

  • Clearance: TS/SCI eligibility at the time of application

*Contingent Upon Award*



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Salary Range
$66,000.00 - 110,000.00
per Year
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Redstone Arsenal, AL 35808, US
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