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Deputy Program Manager

Deputy Program Manager

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Program Management
Security Clearance Level 
Full/Part Time 
Full Time

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Job Description

This position will directly manage projects within the border security line of business, which includes the Remote Video Surveillance System (RVSS) Upgrade program under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Customs and Border Protection (CBP). ( Located on elevated towers and building structures, the RVSS advanced wide-area electro-optical and infrared multi-sensor camera system provides Border Patrol agents with persistent ground-surveillance and real-time video analytics to effectively detect, track, identify, classify and respond to missions along U.S. borders.


The Deputy Program Manager serves as the primary interface with the RVSS customer and also directly lead the planning and execution of deployment and sustainment activities on the program. The candidate must possess or be able to obtain a favorably adjudicated CBP Background Investigation upon hire, which includes federal and state criminal and financial background checks. See for more detail.


  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational management of assigned project or tasks, including contract and subcontractor management.
  • Serve as primary client liaison and lead customer meetings.
  • Supervises assigned staff, including subordinate supervisors.
  • Participates in the development of technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting.
  • Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff.
  • Coordinates development of deliverables and products.
  • Ensures quality assurance of project deliverables.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.


  • Bachelors Degree in a related business or technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • Professional certification (PMP) preferred.


  • 8-10 years of related technical project management experience, including supervisory experience.
  • Possess active, favorable CBP Background Investigation suitability determination or provide assurance of ability to obtain one upon hire.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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