AECOM Senior Program Manager in Germantown, Maryland
AECOM is seeking a Senior Program Manager to be based in Washington, DC .
AECOM is a premier consulting firm and a top 10 contractor to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). We provide support to seven different DHS components and directorates, providing the government homeland security expertise for over 30 years. AECOM provides support services in portfolio and program management, engineering, RDT&E, subject matter expertise and develop requirements that are driven by DHS components as well as the needs of State, local, and private sector homeland security stakeholders.
Job Description Summary:
Assist the Task Order Manager in their execution of programs within the Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E) process encompassing technology foraging and scouting; research and development; test and evaluation; systems & operational analysis and engineering; operational testing and integration; information management; technology transfer, transition, and commercialization; and risk management and mitigation.
Assist the Task Order Manager in the support of Operations and Requirements Analysis Division’s Customs and Border Protection (CBP) portfolio. Tasks will involve assisting the Portfolio Manager while working in a matrixed organization that requires significant collaboration and communication skills while being adaptable to rapidly changing priorities and tasks.
The successful candidate must understand relevant technologies but does not require detailed knowledge of the underlying technical or scientific aspects. Must be an assertive and structured individual. This candidate must have a working knowledge of project financials and contracts.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020
#1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
BA/BS and six (6) years of relevant work experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record.
Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects clients are security sensitive.
Must be a US Citizen.
Must possess or be able to obtain Top Secret or Secret security clearances.
Must pass pre-employment drug screen.
Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in an on-site indoor/office environment. Position requires often keyboard/mouse operations; occasionally standing/walking; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending/stooping, climbing stairs, repetitive or fine hand movements, and lifting 50 pounds or less.
BA/BS + 15 years of relevant experience or Master’s + 10 years of relevant experience
Experience working in or with U.S. Customs and Border Protection
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Program and Project Management
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 255263BR
Additional Locations US - WASHINGTON, DC - 2000 K Street, NW
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.