Program Manager

The Centech Group, Inc. - Montgomery, AL3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $160,000 a year
EducationSkills
Overview
THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc. (CENTECH®) is seeking a qualified and experienced Program Manager (PM) to successfully manage services supporting the 26th Network Operations Squadron (26 NOS). The 26 NOS is located at Maxwell Air force Base-Gunter Annex, Alabama. The person in this position will manage the team of 26 NOS personnel that operates, manages, and defends the Non-classified Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNet) gateways and the Secret Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNet) equivalents; all Service Delivery Point (SDP) routers on both NIPRNet and SIPRNet; the Integrated Management Suite (IMS) out-of-band (OOB) management networks; the Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS) on NIPRNet and SIPRNet; the Joint Management System (JMS) OOB management network; all 26 NOS Air Force Network (AFNet) workstations, printers, and servers; the training lab environment and the external Domain Name System (DNS) for the AF (both af.mil and af.smil.mil). Specifically, support is required for Persistent Network Operations, Defensive Cyberspace Operations (DCO), U.S. Department of Defense Information Network (DoDIN) Operations.

Responsibilities
Support a Singularly Managed Infrastructure

Manage a Wide Area Network (WAN) infrastructure and Service Oriented Architecture that supports many different bases with many different missions
Manage the modernization and support of 26 NOS cyber security architecture, capabilities and services
Provide support of enclaves, trust relationships and federation
Provide data analytics and metadata components, infrastructure, management, capabilities, and services

Provide Network Operations and Enabling Capabilities

Provide situational awareness for AF Senior Leadership across the broad spectrum of 26 NOS managed networks and services
Support effective network forensics analysis
Provide rapid threat response and analysis
Effectively manage and accelerate network problem troubleshooting and resolution
Support the delivery of World Class enterprise service management
Manage enterprise application services
Provide in depth reporting of network performance

Enterprise Solutions and Integration

Effectively manage the modernization and upgrade of enterprise networks
Utilize systems engineering processes for all modernization projects
Perform design and integration reviews for upgrade projects
Train personnel on new and evolving technologies and ensure all certifications are obtained as needed
Provide network architecture design and implementation for modernization efforts

Provide Mission Assurance and Readiness

Provide methods and procedures for preventing, remediating or mitigating risks resulting from network infrastructure vulnerabilities
Maximize mission effectiveness of 26 NOS forces through mission planning, critical self-analysis, and the implementation of tactics
Deliver information, products and services that provide mission assurance IAW AFI 14-133, Intelligence Analysis
Provide detailed planning for exercises that assess mission readiness and capability

Provide Certified Personnel

Ensure all positions are filled with employees holding the required certifications and years of experience
Ensure that appropriate staffing levels are maintained to meet all mission requirements
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science — Computer Engineering, General; Computer Hardware Engineering; Computer Software Engineering or related discipline
A minimum of ten (10) years of program management experience delivering network support services
Professional background or certification in cyber security and communications (preferably military communications)
Experience in the use of innovative processes, continuous quality improvement, and project scheduling tools for cyber security and communications operations and maintenance (O&M) activities and task deliverables
Proven expertise in the management and control of funds and resources and demonstrated capability in managing a task with an integrated team (military, civilian, & contractor staff)
Ability to create a government-contractor relationship that promotes achievement of mutually beneficial goals and promotes a partnership environment
Active DoD Top Secret SCI eligible (TS/SCI) clearance is required
Candidate must be available within one hour during core operating hours to meet on the installation with government personnel to discuss important program issues. Outside of core operating hours, the candidate must be available twenty-four (24) hours, seven (7) days a week (by phone or in person)
Equal Opportunity: THE CENTECH GROUP, Inc is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law