Follow On Development (FOD) Project Manager

This project provides support to the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter Joint Program Office (JPO) located in Crystal City (Arlington), VA. The JPO manages the development, test, production, fielding and sustainment of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter for the USAF, USMC, USN, and International Partner and FMS customer nations worldwide.

We are seeking a Follow On Development (FOD) Program Manager to provide associated support for this project.

THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Performs program management, technical, or business case analyses
  • Participates as a member of and/or supports the specified Program Integrated Product Teams (IPTs); and IPT directed business meetings

Qualifications

Desired/Preferred

The ideal candidate must be highly organized and motivated and bring the following skills and qualifications:

  • Experience in program management, technical or business analysis discipline; and included in the eight (8) years, there must be At least four (4) years of experience in program management, technical or business analysis; and included in the four (4) years, there must be two (2) years professional experience in technical efforts supporting major weapon systems and components development
  • At least two (2) years in support of a Major Defense Acquisition Program (MDAP). Demonstrated experience in the program/project status and schedules
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Service and OSD policy and documentation related to PPBS, life-cycle management of military acquisition programs (as specified in the DoD 5000 series)
  • Must have experience processing program acquisition, funding and contract documentation for military aircraft programs both domestic and international
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience dealing with DoD reporting tools and major reports
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office product

Educational and Experience

Bachelor’s degree: Engineering, Science & Technology, or Business Management

Position Details

Location

United States, DC area with the potential for both domestic and international travel.

Security Clearance

Must have an active SECRET security clearance. Background check clearance required prior to prospective employment.

Work Environment

Work is typically performed in an office environment.

Physical Requirements

Largely a sedentary position that requires the ability to speak, hear, see, and lift small objects up to 20 lbs.

Work Authorization

Candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume, inclusive of salary requirements, to HRdirector@ctp-inc.com, subject line “Task Order Manager OAL”.

Candidate applications may be acknowledged but, due to the high volume of submissions, only final candidates will be contacted for future discussions.

Employment is subject to a satisfactory completion of a pre-employment background review.  This includes, but is not limited to employment, credit and education verifications and criminal records check. All applicants are required to complete the associated paperwork in advance of an interview and writing samples may be requested.

CTP is an Equal Opportunity Employer

CTP is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class

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