Senior Program Manager (Tech)

Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
Requisition ID
Position Category
Project and Program Management
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


Responsible for the successful technical, schedule, and cost performance of a major program, or multiple programs, through subordinate program/project managers, in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines. Has direct contract with customer leadership, providing program metrics and status and issue reporting, implementing communication plans, providing CDRL reporting requirements, maintaining integrated master schedules, holding PMRs, implementing Risk and Change management, mantainingg operations to SLAs and meeting all security requirements.  Implements quality assurance and cyber security program management. Supports new business development by leading major proposals personally, or through subordinate program/project managers.  Has supervisory and developmental responsibilities within a functional area. The program manager is responsible for one or more projects or programs, may manage an operating office and supervises professional and technical personnel performing in their customary disciplines. Maintains aggressive efforts to achieve objectives. Acts as a technical liaison with vendors and customers. Trains and supervises personnel. Assists in proposal process and coordinates with Pricing Department when required. Responsible for all phases of the program budget. Performs analysis for contract reviews with various software. Develops Quality Assurance Programs for all products and services. Prepare Staffing Plans, including skill and labor mix, to support contract operations. May be responsible for recruiting, interviewing, and hiring staff. Assign staff and provide technical direction as necessary to complete task. Monitor contract, subcontract, and funding; prepare forecasts of program financial performance. Develop and deliver required contract, departmental, project and/or financial reports.


This position is contingent upon contract award. 




Master’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, Project Management, or related field


Certification: Project Management Professional


Minimum of an active US government Secret clearance


General Experience:


15+ years of program management experience for DoD or DoN programs directly related to the implementation and maintenance of management information systems with demonstrated technical and managerial leadership

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$135,000 - $216,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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