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Sr. Program Manager
Ref No.: 17-03806
Location: Sacramento, California
Pay Rate : $ 160,000.00 /Hour
Sr. Program Manager
Sacramento, CA
Direct Hire
Up to $160k a year

Successful candidate will partner with the sales, marketing and technical teams to capture and deliver strategic programs. This position requires proactive leadership, domain knowledge, superior program management skills, and a strong executive presence. Key to your success will be the ability to effectively balance competing priorities and interests, the ability to lead and influence cross-business teams in a matrix organization, and a relentless drive to deliver quality projects to satisfied customers on time and within budget. In addition to program execution responsibilities, you will be instrumental in growing and expanding our programs and other strategic initiatives. You will assist in developing winning capture strategies, help lead proposal efforts, and participate in customer presentations.

•10-20 years' experience in program management, with at least 10 years leading cross-business teams on multiple, complex software development and delivery/system integration projects.
• Work experience at an IT industry leader, consulting firm, large government contractor, or other organization with established common engineering processes.
• Active PMP or equivalent certification.
• Experience working with state government contracts.
• Bachelor's in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; advanced degree preferred.
Desired Experience:
• Domain knowledge in the areas of Secure Credentialing and Biometrics.
• Experience developing new business capture plans and leading successful proposal efforts.
• Ability to build detailed business cases to support new business development efforts.
• Familiarity with working in a Matrixed Organization.
• Earned Value Management experience and/or certification.