Cybersecurity Program Manager
Posted on Nov 5, 2020 by Battelle
Primary responsibilities include leading program management activities related to Cybersecurity and Information Technology Operational Test activities including to test planning, execution, analysis and reporting. Candidate must be capable of effectively working in a dynamic environment and will be responsible for program management activities related to the planning, execution, data collection and reduction and analysis, and reporting on test events through integrated testing associated with the Authority to Operate managed by the Information Assurance Division, 508 compliance testing, continuity of operations testing, User Acceptance and Cybersecurity testing. Additional testing includes business operations, interoperability, information assurance, training, reliability, maintainability, and availability.
Candidate will manage cost, schedule and performance. This includes implementation of project change management and control. Candidate will establish project performance metrics that ensure successful completion of the project. Candidate will ensure control of project variances through root cause analysis and correction using tools such as Earned Value Management. Candidate will assess the project impacts of scope, schedule and budget change requests and takes requisite action. Candidate will ensure that the project is maintained within the scope, budget and schedule of the baseline agreement and changes the baseline when appropriate client directed changes are approved.
Candidate should also have experience in leading and managing a team of engineers and technicians in the execution of project work. Candidate will be the primary technical interface to the client on cybersecurity testing and must have excellent communication skills both written and oral.
Candidate should expect 25% travel. Additionally, candidates should also have strong computer skills including the use of applicable Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
THE FOLLOWING IS REQUIRED
Bachelor's Degree in a technical or business/management field from an accredited institution with 7 years of project management experience.
The candidate should have a minimum of 5 years experience managing complex systems and/or test and evaluation, preferably with TSA.
Candidates should be able to lead and direct staff in the execution of OT&E events and be able to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
The candidate must be able to travel 25%.
US Citizen with eligibility and willingness to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Security Clearance and to obtain both TSA and DHS Suitability.
THE FOLLOWING IS DESIRED
Prior experience working for TSA or DHS managing projects related to OT&E and/or security technologies.
Experience with Explosive Detection Technologies and/or Baggage Handling Systems (BHS).
Already possess a Secret Security Clearance.
Already possess TSA Security Suitability.