Program Manager (Integrator)

Department of Defense Sterling Heights, MI
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

Sterling Heights is a city in Macomb County of the U.S. state of Michigan, and one of Detroit's core suburbs. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 129,699. It is the second largest suburb in Metro Detroit, and the fourth largest city in Michigan. Sterling Heights consistently ranks as the safest city in Michigan with population over 100,000.

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* Serves as a Program Integrator (PI) or Support Program Integrator (SPI) as the primary representative to the customer.

* Leads a Program Support Team (PST) comprised of functional experts, including, but not limited to Engineers, Quality Assurance Specialists, Industrial Specialists, and Contracting personnel.

* Stays in frequent contact with supervisors and technical staff, in order to resolve issues.

* Leads the evaluation and reporting of program cost, schedule, and technical performance to include prediction of future program performance.

* Assures the expectations outlined in the program contract are fulfilled.

* Assures that relevant programmatic information is shared, coordinated and communicated in a timely fashion.

* Identifies and documents contract deficiencies early in the program life-cycle so that they can be corrected to minimisze downstream impacts.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Business Travel 10% of the time.

Supervisory status


* Job family (Series)

0340 Program Management

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* Possession of a valid state driver's license is required.

* Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.

* Must file an annual financial statement.


Who May Apply:

* Current Department of Defense Employee

* Reinstatement Eligible

* Veterans and Preference Eligible under Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998

* Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) Eligible

QUALIFICATIONS: In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application.

Experience required: To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job.

To qualify, applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade/level GS-11. Specialized experience is defined as: Experience analyzing and advising on Department of Defense contract program performance and operations; experience conducting audits, risk assessments, and/or technical studies developing sound recommendations for corrections; and experience compiling and synthesizing technical contract data from multiple sources for statistical purposes.

Education can not be substituted for experience.

You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:

* Oral Communication

* Organizational Performance Analysis

* Planning and Evaluating

* Project Management

Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-11).

Applicants must meet basic eligibility requirements such as minimum qualifications, and other regulatory requirements by the closing date of the announcement.


FOREIGN EDUCATION: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit: