Senior Operations Manager in Lexington Park, MD at DCS

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

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Job Description

DCS is seeking a Sr. Operations Manager with Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)/Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) engineering, technical, operational, test, administrative, and logistics experience for a potential future opportunity with the Surface/Aviation Interoperability Laboratory (SAIL).

Essential Job Functions:

Acts as the lead engineer and manager for the contracted effort with overall corporate responsibility for contract oversight and execution.

Directly provides for oversight of contract or technical issue resolution and actions.

Interfaces and routinely communicates with the government leadership team to ensure appropriate performance and oversight responsibilities for the contract with regard to cost, schedule and reporting are completed as required.

Directly supervises program operations by developing technical and management procedures and controls, planning and directing project execution, monitoring, and reporting progress.

Plans the acquisition and directs the employment of program resources.

Manages and controls financial and administrative aspects of the program with respect to contract requirements.

Job Requirements

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

A Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, scientific, or technical discipline plus 14 years of experience or a Master’s Degree plus 10 years of experience is required.

An active Secret Security Clearance is required.

A minimum of 10 years of experience performing the foregoing functions, preferably in the Department of Defense (DoD) aviation (Naval aviation) environment; at least 5 years of this experience is to be in aircraft and weapons systems development test and evaluation programs.

At least 3 years of experience at a supervisory level including work in the development of program control and management procedures, and control of various financial and administrative requirements within contract and corporate limitations.

Experience with the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) structure and operations testing requirements, NAVAIR aviation programs, or similar experience, is highly desired.
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