Program Manager, Information Technology - Diplomatic Security (Secret Clearance)

Strategic Operational Solutions

Seeking a full-time, Program Manager to support the Department of State, Bureau of Diplomatic Security, IT Support Services.

Strategic Operational Solutions, Inc. (STOPSO) is seeking a full-time, Program Manager to support the Department of State, Bureau of Diplomatic Security, IT Support Services. The position location is Springfield, VA and requires the candidate to have a minimum clearance of Secret.  The candidate must be able to work with the customers and other staff members to formulate policies and plans needed for successful operations.  This summarizes the main duties of the job.  Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.
 
Description of Duties:
  • Responsible for oversight of contract operations across all areas
  • Ultimately accountable that all work under each service area is performed in accordance with contractual requirements, performance standards and accepted quality levels, and that regular feedback on performance is provided to the Government
 
Qualifications:
  • Previous experience service as Program Manager of an organization similar in size and structure; experience with IT contracts highly desirable
  • Strong communication skills including experience facilitating at various levels
  • Experience with managing and improving organizational processes
  • Knowledge of process improvement methodologies and data structures
  • Ability to work in a tightly integrated team and adjust project goals and deadlines to meet the team's overall objectives
  • Department of State knowledge/experience a plus
  • Experience using Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
 
Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree, with 10 years of significant experience; Master’s degree preferred; PMP preferred