Huntington Ingalls Industries Contractor Program Manager - 18270 in Columbia, Maryland

Contractor Program Manager - 18270

Position Location Columbia, MD

Requisition # 18270

# of Openings 1

HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII - MDIS is currently seeking a Program Manager to lead the Special Sensors System Support (S4) Program in Columbia, MD.

As the primary point of contact (POC) for communications with the Government, the CPM oversees and directs all aspects of contract execution, to include cost, schedule, and performance requirements. In addition, the CPM is responsible for resolving program issues, coordinating government requested reoccurring and/or non-reoccurring meetings, and timely submission of weekly activity and inventory reports.

The following statements of duties, responsibilities, frequency, are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required of all personnel within this position. Actual duties, responsibilities, frequency may vary depending upon assignments and other factors.

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Provides daily guidance and direction to the contractor workforce and monitors performance of all support personnel, including vendors and subcontractors.

  • Primary Point of Contact (POC) and interface with the Government Program Manager (GPM) and vendors/subcontractors for daily contract execution and operations.

  • Oversees all logistics and mission support operations, including equipment storage, property accountability, asset visibility, packaging, preserving, receiving of inventory, kitting/de-kitting, and shipping/transportation operations

  • Oversees the Special Sensors System Support Help Desk, located at the customer site and HII-MDIS Columbia, MD facility, to support 24 hours/7 days a week system troubleshooting of deployed assets, quick turn responses to outages, and to facilitate communications between various organizations.

  • Provides administrative support and coordinates liaison services with the Government Program Manager

  • Prepares contract deliverables and approves invoices

  • Ensures quick and effective resolution of issues or conflicts

  • Performs additional duties as assigned

Qualifications and Experience :


  • Progressive managerial experience, to include a minimum of 10+ years of project/program management experience

  • 20 years of overall experience, to include a combination of logistics, training, operations, communications, and maintenance management.

  • Excellent communications (written and verbal)

  • Experience in managing multiple customers, contract deliverables, sub-contractors, and program budgets.

  • Strong customer management skills and an ability to build and maintain customer relationships.

  • Ability to manage multiple assignments in a fast-paced work environment


  • Bachelor’s degree desired, but not required

  • At least 10 years of military experience desired

Security :

  • Must possess a current Secret clearance and be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance and eligible for SCI

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.