AECOM FMS Sr. Program Manager in Dayton, Ohio

Business Line Government

Position Title FMS Sr. Program Manager

United States of America - Ohio


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Program Manager with an active Secret clearance. This position supports the Fighters & Bombers Directorate (AFLCMC/WW), Light Attack System Division (AFLCMC/WWB) at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB), Ohio.

Responsibilities include:

In-depth acquisition and program management knowledge and experience to implement and promulgate DoD acquisition program management philosophy, policies and procedures to Air Force systems, subsystems, and equipment procurement activities, post award project/program management tasks, and acquisition programs throughout their life cycles.

Manages and organizes resources and personnel needed to efficiently and effectively meet the objectives of each task, as well as explore new approaches as applicable within the performance of these tasks. Supports the acquisition program management of full life cycle requirements, subsystems and equipment.

Assist with the development of Memorandum of Agreements/Memorandum of Understandings (MOA/MOU), Statements of Objectives (SOO), Performance Work Statements (PWS), Statements of Work (SOW), Requests for Proposal (RFP), Mission Needs Statements (MNS), Operational Requirements Documents (ORD), Initial Capabilities Documents (ICD), Capability Development Documents (CDD)/Capability Production Documents (CPD), and Analysis of Alternatives (AOA).

Supports the review of proposals as assigned by the customer and assists in the coordination of documentation between functional resources (i.e. financial, management, procurement, engineering, and logistics) and the consolidation of inputs into common documents; assisting in planning for the accomplishment of various program milestones.

Assist in risk management, project management, process improvement support, and logistics support. Participate in process improvement activities as members of, or advisors to, Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and Product/Process Improvement Working Groups (PIWGs).

Assist in the collection of programmatic inputs from acquisition programs throughout their life cycles to include: research, develop, produce, test, acquire, field, sustain and modernize existing and advanced war-winning capabilities, on-time, on-cost, of the Fighters and Bombers (F/B) portfolio for the US and coalition partners.

Provide in-depth Foreign Military expertise for various Foreign Military Sales programs in all DoD acquisitions stages to include planning, execution, delivery, sustainment and program closure in accordance with DoD policies and guidelines.

Assist with the monitoring, reviewing, analyzing and coordination of security assistance issues concerning DoD and non-DoD agencies to ensure compliance with established policies, Letters of Request (LOR), and Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOA), the Foreign Assistance Act, the Arms Export Control Act (AECA), and other relevant legislation.

Assist with the implementation and execution of assigned LOAs in accordance with the AECA, Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) as Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) Manual 5105.38-M and complete assigned projects with no or minimal assistance.

Assist with Pre-LOA development, statements of objectives (SOO), statements of work (SOW), and reviewing of proposals as assigned by the customer.

Provide in-depth acquisition expertise and advice to Security Assistance Program Managers (SAPMs), line managers, and functionals across all phases of the acquisition process and insight into areas relating to acquisition policy, streamlining, management, and lessons learned.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum requirements include 10 years of experience and a Master’s degree or a minimum of 20 years of experience and a Bachelor’s degree.

Must obtain and maintain a government security clearance at the required level.

Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel) and other standard (Customer specified) applications.

Preferred Qualifications


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.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165833BR