AECOM Program Manager for Submarine Electronics/SWFTS – VIRGINIA Class in Washington, District Of Columbia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148995BR

Position Title Program Manager for Submarine Electronics/SWFTS – VIRGINIA Class

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Washington, D.C.

City Washington DC

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively recruiting for a senior-level Program Manager for submarine new construction program management / financial / technical management support for the VIRGINIA Class Submarine Program Office (PMS450).

General duties include overall program coordination of Program Management, Business/Financial Management, Technical/Engineering Support, and liaison with field activities and external NAVSEA offices supporting the development and delivery of the VIRGINIA Class submarine program. The candidate will work with the AECOM team supporting the VIRGINIA Class Program Office (PMS450), and will provide direct support to the PMS450 Electronics Assistant Program Manager (APM).

Specific responsibilities include direct liaison with the PMS450 Program Office to track, report, and assist in responding to, all internal and externally-assigned actions under the new construction Non-Propulsion Electronics Systems (NPES)/Submarine Warfare Federated Systems (SWFTS) activities; liaison with all SWFTS systems supporting all submarine classes and SEA00I for cyber security issues, general system engineering support, support to 450E BFM as required, SEA08 liaison for PMS450E matters and liaison with NUWC labs on PMS450E matters. The candidate will also participate in technical/engineering forums and discussions to track actions; ascertain program/financial impacts, risks and readiness; and assist in development of appropriate mitigation plans and briefs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management or related job field and at least 10 years of job-related experience or equivalent

  • Active Government Security Clearance at the SECRET level

Preferred Qualifications

  • Submarine experience or experience working within a new construction shipbuilding program is a plus.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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