21 hours

Program Manager

Chantilly, VA 20151
Business Group Highlights


The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


General Position Description:
Perspecta is hiring a Program Manager to lead our team to transform the Simulator Common Architecture Requirements System (SCARS) for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC). This SCARS sustainment initiative calls for the definition, design, delivery, deployment, and sustainment of a Simulator Common Architecture (SCA) across the Air Forces training portfolio, along with the creation of a Security Operations Center (SOC) and Library and the execution of SCARS Management Services. The SCARS initiative will also incrementally implement a Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) as well as a set of common standards for Air Force simulators. The Perspecta PM will be the primary interface to the Government customer and will be responsible for program execution. Join our Team!

Essential duties and responsibilities will include the following:
Responsible for the successful technical, schedule, and cost performance of the SCARS program, in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines.
Acquires follow-on business associated with areas of responsibility and supports new business development
Manages one or more SCARS Task Orders
Responsible for all hiring and staffing actions
Trains and supervises personnel.
Primary interface to the government customer for all Program communications
Implement and maintain Earned Value Management System (EVMS) that incorporates cost and schedule variance reporting for each SCARS Task /order
Responsible for all financial and technical reporting and Quality control program.


12-15 years experience in DoD program management on similar complex IT and /or Engineering programs
Ability to manage complex, large-scale project schedule with multiple inter-dependencies and integration activities Experience working directly with senior AF customers
Highly proficient in EVMS, Risk Management, DoD Contracts
Proven ability to manage and control schedule / scope / cost on a challenging program
Proposal / estimating experience
Subcontract Management Experience
Experience with the AFLCMC customer desired
Air Force Simulator Experience preferred
Excellent relationship building strong teams and developing team leadership skills
Excellent communication skills
Ability to travel (as required)
Current Secret security clearance with ability to gain Top Secret

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-07-10 Expires: 2020-08-08

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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