Senior Director, Technology Program Management

Job Locations US-CO-Colorado Springs
Requisition ID
Position Category
Project and Program Management
Top Secret/SCI
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


Program Management Executive.  Focus area is strategic and regional missile defense and enterprise information systems operations.  Responsible for the successful technical, schedule, and cost performance of a major program ($1B+)  through deputy program managers, task area leaders, chief engineers, and project managers in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines. Acquires follow-on business associated with areas of responsibility and supports new business development by leading major proposals personally, or through subordinate program/project managers.


Has supervisory and developmental responsibilities within the functional area. The program director manages 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 service level objectives.


Leads as an executive level Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the delivery domain for strategic and regional missile defense support services. Prefer familiarity with the mission information and telecommunications landscape including laboratory environments. Familiarity with ground and flight tests and simulations is helpful.


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. 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.


Manages a diverse workforce and problem sets, geographically dispersed; likely to travel (30%) to support the  24x7x365 global operation.  Monitors, manages, and corrects performance and delivery issues and problems  across multiple large and small business sub-contracts (and task orders) with a sense of urgency.


  • 21+ years of experience, with 10+ proven people management experience.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a minimum with Program Management (PgMP) a plus.
  • A masters degree in engineering or business is an acceptable substitute for PMP/PgMP.


Peraton Overview

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Target Salary Range

$229,000 - $366,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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