Sr Manager, Program

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Rockville, MD
Apr 20, 2017
Aug 26, 2017
Full Time
GDIT is hiring a Senior Program Manager to manage a e-language learning program for a federal agency. The Program Manager will be responsible for the successful completion of all tasks including technical work, quality assurance and control, staff supervision, financial and business development activities.


Job Description


  1. Manages and supervises a multi-disciplinary team of developers, instructional designers, graphic designers, linguists, and content developers.
  2. Manages a complex production pipeline of SCORM compliant e-learning objects in different languages and ensures timely delivery.
  3. Builds and manages processes for product development, testing, user acceptance and quality control.
  4. Provides technical, managerial, and administrative support necessary to ensure the effectiveness and integrity of all deliverables.
  5. Adjusts resources in response to changes in workload and priorities.
  6. Develops quality control checklists for all e-learning activities.
  7. Directs program activities to meet client and organization work objectives and serves as a liaison with clients and/or other contractors to coordinate activities, negotiate tasks, and solve problems.
  8. Performs program financial management services.
  9. Develops, reviews, and approves plans, schedules, consulting agreements and other program documents.
  10. Prepares and provides various reports and technical reviews to senior management as requested.
  11. Ensures compliance with relevant corporate and government policies and standards.
  12. Participates in special projects as required.
  13. Performs business development activities, including the preparation and review of technical and cost proposals.
Education 1. Bachelors Degree in a technical discipline. Graduate degree, training or experience in area studies or linguistics is required.

 2. Professional certification (PMP) required.

  1. 10-12 years of experience in managing multilingual content and/or IT related programs for the federal government
  2. Experience in developing and performing quality assurance and quality control activities for programs involving the use of foreign languages
  3. Fluency and familiarity with at least 2 European, African or Asian languages or combination
  4. Demonstrable experience managing cross functional teams consisting of technical and non-technical staff
  5. Understanding of modern web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  6. Familiarity with authoring tools such as Adobe Captivate and others
  7. Experience supporting large programs for the federal government
  8. Understanding and working familiarity with Agile and Waterfall development methodologies
  9. Experience in proposal development and writing
  10. Excellent communication skills, to include writing, reporting and briefing government and senior management
  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.