LMI

  • Lead Lifecycle Logistics Manager

    Job Locations US-DC-Washington, DC
    Posted Date 4 days ago(4/16/2018 6:08 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1877
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Logistics
  • Overview

    LMI is looking for a Lead Lifecycle Logistics Manager to support a federal program management office (PMO) charged with planning, acquiring, and managing the operation of technology and capabilities to keep our borders safe and facilitate travel and trade.  We are seeking an energetic self-starter who is focused on practical and efficient solutions delivered by a multi-dimensional collaborative team.  Travel will be required once or twice a month to stations on the southwest and other borders.

    Responsibilities

    Guide a team of about 30 engineers, logisticians, and asset managers in applying best practices to support lifecycle management and sustainment of deployed systems, with a focus on managing products and systems after deployment.

    Identify and mitigate risk, shape technical planning and management, support and provide insight to stakeholders, and identify systemic issues. 

    Develop and recommend resource- and time-saving strategies for transitioning concepts to implementation.

    Provide subject matter expertise in systems deployment and/or logistics.

    Work with stakeholders to ensure technical validity, operational feasibility, and operator suitability of solutions across multiple portfolios.

    Coordinate the inter-agency activities necessary to deploy communication solutions.

    Oversee technical delivery of multiple, complex, and interrelated project tasks.

    Review project progress from a sustainment perspective, measuring performance and taking necessary corrective actions to maintain agreed upon requirements.

    Travel to project sites at border locations once or twice a month to check progress of work, to check conformity with specifications and good practices, to attend program management reviews, and contribute to technical integrated project teams.

    Qualifications

    Required Skills

    Ability to effectively manage logistics activities

    Ability to be resourceful and take initiative without everyday tasking from client / supervisor

    Ability to persuade and effectively negotiate

    Ability to communicate clearly with a wide variety of stakeholders

    Ability to effectively problem solve

    Possess strong communication skills, both oral and written

    Possess strong organizational skills

     

    Required Experience

    Ten years of experience managing a systems logistics workforce for large, complex programs.

    Ten years of experience in major systems deployment or logistics for DHS or DoD.

    Experience providing detailed leadership to staff involving multiple, complex, and interrelated project tasks.

    Experience effectively communicating at senior levels within a customer organization.

     

    Required Education and Certifications

    Current CBP background investigation public trust suitability determination.

    Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, management sciences, or a related field.

    Certification in project management from a recognized credentialing agency (e.g., Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or Program Management Professional (PgMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI), and/or Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III Program Management certification).

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