Deputy PM - 6113 in Fort Belvoir, VA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 6/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Requisition Number: 6113 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI 

Level of Experience: Mid 

Job Description

Enlighten is looking for a Deputy Project Manager (DPM) to assist in providing leadership of a cloud big data pilot program. The program requires knowledge of cloud computing technologies, program management concepts, and agile software development. 

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Interface with the government contracting officer representative (COR) and the Enlighten management team.  
  • Assist in customer meetings, trade shows, conferences with public speaking on company capabilities.
  • Assist in numerous aspects of the contract to include program execution, meeting or exceeding delivery objectives and milestones, and outstanding cost performance. 
  • Assist in formulating and enforcing work standards, developing and executing project schedules, reviewing work discrepancies, supervising personnel and communicating policies, procedures, and goals to team members. 
  • Work with the technical leads to help oversee personnel and technical management of tasks, and will ensure that the full range of corporate resources is available to perform the required tasks. 
  • Provide management oversight of all program personnel, both Enlighten and subcontractors, ensuring the highest quality of task completion and deliverables in accordance with the contract.
  • Assist in day-to-day management of the program, and develops long-term and strategic objectives to help ensure that end user requirements will be satisfied in future years of the contract. 
  • Perform horizontal integration planning, and interfaces frequently with other functional areas such as subcontracts, project control, and personnel security. 
  • Ensure program deliverables and schedules are implemented in a timely manner; provides supervision, training, and direction to staff; and serves as the single point of contact for all customer issues or concerns.

Minimum Qualifications

Security Clearance: A current Top Secret (TS/SCI) level government security clearance is required and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen. Can consider candidates with a current polygraph level clearance.  All candidates without a polygraph will be processed for one and therefore, must be willing to do so.

  • B.S. degree in Business Management, Finance, Accounting, Computer Science or related discipline.  Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience like BDP experience. 
  • 10 years experience supporting programs of similar scope, type, and complexity within the Federal Government.  Having prior experience with the U.S. Army is highly desired. 
  • Direct experience in supporting/managing multi-task contracts and subcontracts of various types and complexity including Firm Fixed Price (FFP).
  • Superb communication skills and strong public speaking skills.
  • Prior experience working in the PMO. Will be responsible in assisting the schedule, program financials, employee resource allocation, milestones, customer interaction, etc.
  • Strong knowledgeable and understanding of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS).
  • Ability to travel from time to time. Full time on-site in Ft. Belvoir, VA with some possible flexibility down the road after getting to know the customer. 

Preferred Requirements

  • Prior experience managing technical contracts and prior technical skills is a huge plus. 
  • Prior experience working on an Intelligence program is highly desired.
  • Prior experience with the Big Data Platform (BDP) is a huge plus.


This opportunity resides with Enlighten - Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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