Construction and Certification Manager Advisor

Req ID: 13877 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Construction and Certification Manager Advisor to join our team in Norfolk, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



This individual will provide construction and certification management (oversight) support for the Dry Deck Shelter (DDS) Program. They will work primarily onsite at the Prime Contractor’s facility in Chesapeake VA, participate in the day-to-day execution and project management of Dry Deck Shelter availabilities and modernization periods, will conduct periodic meetings with the Program Manager in Washington DC as well as travel to submarine homeports on a recurring basis.   As the construction and certification manager advisor you will act on behalf of the Program Manager while providing oversight of the work performed during DDS overhauls and modernization efforts. In this capacity you will liaise with the Program Management team, the Navy technical community, planning yard, and the Fleet maintenance and operational experts. This is a customer facing role.



High School Diploma or GED

Undergraduate Degree or equivalent experience



Typically requires at least 10 years relevant experience without a Degree; 4+ years relevant experience with Undergraduate Degree; 3+ years relevant experience with Graduate Degree


Specific Skills

- 8+ years Project Management experience with Submarine Availability Planning and/or Submarine Availability Execution (can be a culmination of Project Management experience)

- 3+ years’ performing analysis of technical references, drawing and mechanical schematics in support of technical work document development or execution.

- 3+ years’ experience in tracking and forecasting production work using standard project management techniques. Includes experience in identifying critical path work and lagging performance indicators

- Secret clearance required

Desired Skills

- 3+ years’ experience or knowledge of Dry Deck Shelter (DDS), SSGN LOC, or VA Class LOT

- 3+ years’ experience in Deep Submergence System Scope of Certification and/or Submarine Safety (SUBSAFE) Quality Assurance Programs

- 3+ years electrical or mechanical experience

- Prior Navy military experience desired

- Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook & Project)


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




NTT Data, Inc.
Full time
Norfolk, Virginia 23501, US