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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.

Acquisition Program Manager, SME

Department: Advisory and Assistance Services Division
Office: WPAFB
Location: Fairborn, OH

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: Acquisition Program Manager SME

Security Clearance Required: Must have Active Secret clearance to apply.

Job Description:


This position will be involved with multi-disciplinary teams supporting studies and analyses efforts to multiple government system acquisition program management offices. Will serve as a consultant to government personnel on program management and acquisition strategy. Will provide management support towards the execution of the Medium Altitude UAS Program contract.

Job Responsibilities:

-           Providing acquisition management consultant services to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of acquisition services in support of the customer’s mission. Services include some or all of the following:

   --       Requirements, program strategies, and acquisition plan development

   --       RFP, SOW, and proposal review/analysis

   --       Milestone preparation

   --       Other related services associated with the acquisition process

-           Assist in the development of capstone milestone documents IAW the OSD and USAF acquisitions regulations and directives

   --       Advise team members and program office personnel on documentation requirements and strategies

   --       Write portions of capstone documents to support milestone efforts

-           Assist in the development of program’s preparation towards a milestone decision brief

   --       Advise team members and program office personnel on requirements and strategies to achieve MDA approval

   --       Assist in developing briefing slides and talking points to achieve MDA approval

-           Support with Medium Altitude UAS program contract execution

   --       Assist in day-to-day execution of the overall contract management of cost, schedule, and performance

   --       Assist with business development opportunities and capture of new work


-           Acquisition Professional with 2-3 tours in acquisition billets

-           Participation in development, coordination, and execution of a program milestone

-           Clear understanding of the OSD and USAF Acquisition organization and processes

-           Excellent communications skills, both written and verbally

-           DAWIA Level III in Program Management – Highly Desired

-           Experience as a Program Manager of a ACAT program – Highly Desired

- -         Experience and certification in a secondary acquisition discipline (e.g., Life Cycle Logistics) – Desired

Required Skills/Education:

A relevant Bachelor's degree and sixteen (16) years' experience in functional area; or twelve (12) years' experience in functional area and possess a Master's degree in a field relevant to functional area; or twenty (20) years in functional area without a degree. At least ten (10) years of that experience must have been performed on DoD programs/projects.

Education: Bachelors Degree

Years’ Experience: 16 Years

Travel: Yes

Position Type: Full Time

Top salaries paid for qualified candidates.

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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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