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Sumaria Systems is a multi-million dollar CMMI® Level III appraised and ISO 9001:2008 certified Information Technology (IT), Engineering, and Professional Services Defense Contractor headquartered in Danvers, Mass.  Founded in November of 1982, the company currently operates across multiple U.S. locations and offers competitive pay and benefits, including medical and dental, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement.


Senior Acquisition Program Manager

Department: Advisory and Assistance Services Division
Office: Palmdale
Location: Palmdale, CA

Sumaria Systems, Inc. (Sumaria) has been a trusted partner to U. S. Department of Defense communities for more than 30 years. With expertise to lead, insight to deliver and commitment to succeed; we staff each mission with a carefully selected team of seasoned professionals. Headquartered in Danvers, MA, with operating locations in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Utah, and Virginia; the company is a market leader in Professional Services, Engineering, and Information Technology.

Job Title: Senior Program Manager

Security Clearance Required: Must have Active Top Secret/SCI clearance to apply

Job Description:

This position is a Senior Acquisition Program Manager for the Medium Altitude UAS Division supporting the MQ-9 Reaper System Program Office.

Duties include applying knowledge and experience in acquisition management and program management philosophy, policies and procedures to Air Force systems, subsystems, and equipment procurement activities, source selection activities, post award project/program management tasks, and acquisition programs throughout their life cycles. It will require employment of integration, communication, coordination, organizational, and planning expertise to technical and acquisition efforts across a broad spectrum of functional disciplines. Plans, organizes, and assists in managing critical aspects of the development, production, and/or deployment of systems, subsystems, and equipment.

Performs a wide range of program management activities, such as: gathering a variety of program information; conducting analyses; assisting in acquisition strategy planning; assisting in pre-award and post-award document preparation; assisting in milestone planning, tracking, and scheduling; implementing contractor performance status systems; assisting in establishing and maintaining databases; assisting in developing and analyzing key program metrics; assisting in developing and integrating risk management plans and strategies; supporting program briefings; assisting in surveillance of weapon system prime contractor and subcontractor performance; assisting in determining program progress; and effectively communicating recommendations orally and in writing to higher organizational management

Required Skills/Education:

Bachelor's degree and fourteen (14) years' experience in a field relevant to functional area; or a Master's degree and ten (10) years' experience in functional area; or eighteen (18) years in functional area without a degree. At least five (5) years of that experience must have been performed on DoD programs/projects.

Education: Bachelors Degree

Years’ Experience: 14 Years

Travel: Yes

Position Type: Full Time

Top salaries paid for qualified candidates.

For more information on Sumaria Systems, please visit our website at www.sumariasystems.com

Sumaria is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

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