The KeyW Corporation *Program Mgr (tech) - Sr in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland


Sotera Defense is seeking a Senior Program Manager for a large technical services program based in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.


Program Manager responsibilities include:

  • Manage team of technical professionals, to include software engineers, software developers, test engineers, and information security engineers.

  • Effectively communicate project expectations and role to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.

  • Selecting and hiring candidates for management positions, conducting performance evaluations and salary reviews for assigned staff.

  • Interfacing with the program KO and COR on program requirements, issues, risks.

  • Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.

  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team.

  • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools for project execution and management.

  • Overseeing Contract Deliverables - on schedule and within customer scope/quality requirements

  • Developing and delivering monthly status reports, business proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.

Educational Experience and Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is required. Advanced degree is desired.

  • Program Management Professional (PMP) certification is desired.

  • 10 Years of experience working on computer systems engineering and/or software development.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with managing engineering and technical services programs for Army Communication Electronics Command (CECOM), Software Engineering Center (SEC) is desired.

  • Specifically, experience managing software life cycle support solutions and services for Tactical Communication systems.

  • Experience managing C4ISR programs in excess of $50M

About the Organization

Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc. (Sotera) is an agile, mid-size national security technology company that delivers innovative systems, solutions and services in support of the critical missions of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and federal law enforcement agencies charged with ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Our 1,200 employees are focused on delivering essential counterterrorism, cyber operations, intelligence, data analytics, C4ISR and force mobility solutions to our customers throughout the national security community. Sotera Defense Solutions is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with Sotera through its online applicant system, please contact Sotera’s recruiting team at


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ID 2018-18286

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Program/Project Management

Job Locations US-MD-Aberdeen Proving Ground