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Program Manager - GPS Receiver Modernization

Office: Robins AFB, GA
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Job ID: S19-0084

JOB TITLE: Program Manager Ė GPS Receiver Modernization

PROJECT OVERVIEW:  

  • The individual will support the Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Program Office (PNT PO) with modernization of a variety of existing GPS receivers to meet existing DoD / civil mandates and DoD / national-level priorities
  • This position will be assigned to government offices at Robins AFB, GA

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsible for providing acquisition management support services to ensure the delivery of acquisition services in support of the customerís mission. Services include some or all of the following:

  • Duties include supporting the identification, documentation, and implementation of acquisition and sustainment related activities to plan, develop and implement program strategies, milestone preparation and documentation of these activities in program briefs and reports
  • Support the overall project lead and provide support to Integrated Product Teams, conferences, and meetings.
  • Potential for liaison work with other AFLCMC Program Offices, and operational units
  • Develop new approaches to problems encountered and support the management of acquisition strategies for assigned projects, as directed by project lead
  • Identify, analyze and make recommendations concerning acquisition process problems, trends, and emerging needs
  • Perform advanced acquisition planning, including market research and consideration of appropriate procurement approaches to satisfy mission needs and customer requirements
  • Analyze requirements, recommend revisions to work statements/specifications, make recommendations for appropriate type of contract, establishment of milestones, and assistance with all phases of procurement planning
  • Implement plans by preparing and reviewing program documents, including detailed acquisition plans and documents, development and production schedules, engineering change proposals, and design studies

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Security Clearance: Secret

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelorís Degree
  • At least 10 years acquisition experience
  • At least 1 tour/assignment at AF Product/Logistics Center, or similar US Army/US Navy Center, assigned to a System Program Office
  • Experience in development, coordination, and execution of major acquisition documentation and processes associated with program milestones (preferably ACAT 1 but ACAT II/III acceptable) and defense acquisition management processes as contained in the DoD 5000 series directives
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbally
  • Clear understanding of OSD and USAF Acquisition organizations

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 15 years related acquisition experience
  • Experience with GPS systems, weapons, and aircraft integration
  • Experience with handheld GPS systems
  • Level II DAWIA or Federal Acquisition Certification (Acquisition Program Manager)

WORK LOCATION: Robins AFB, GA  

TRAVEL: 5%

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