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CACI International Technical Operations Manager in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Job Description:

CACI is currently searching for an Air Force Tactical Exploitation of National Capabilities (TENCAP) experienced candidate to join our team as a Senior Technical Operations Manager to lead technical teams to prototype, conduct quick reaction capability development, and test and evaluate national capabilities for tactical integration fulfill urgent warfighter requirements. The Technical Operations Manager role is ideal for a prospective candidate that is passionate about technical innovation across a variety of technical areas including Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR), Multi-Domain Command and Control (MDC2), and Signals Intelligence (SIGINT). The Technical Operations Manager will be a direct report to the Program Manager under the Tactical Solutions Division, part of CACI’s National Security and Innovative Solutions (NSIS) Business Sector. NSIS is CACI’s center for innovation, creating and delivering technology-centric solutions to enable missions deemed critical to protecting and preserving our national security interests globally. Within Tactical Solutions, we leverage the latest technologies to design and develop innovative solutions that provide our customers a tactical advantage through information warfare and electronic battlespace dominance. Our client engagement processes, the way we collaborate, operate, and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose us and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

The Technical Operations Manager is a critical role responsible for supporting the day-to-day execution on customer site in Colorado Springs, managing technical staff, actively participating in strategic direction, planning, controlling, and monitoring technical execution, identifying risks and opportunities, and implementation and management of appropriate systems development lifecycles. The Technical Operations Manager is responsible/accountable to the CACI Program Manager and for achieving program technical and performance requirements.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Oversee successful execution of ongoing projects and lead transition and start-up of new projects.

  • Work with subordinate Senior Project Managers and technical staff to identify, monitor and mitigate risks, ensure projects meet technical, schedule, cost and quality objectives.

  • Actively participate as a key member of the program management team, working with the Program Manager, PMO staff, and project leads to ensure successful delivery of mission-critical capabilities.

  • Inform and advise the Government on technology innovations and issues that impact execution

  • Support government activities to transition capabilities to Air Force system program offices (SPOs)

  • Oversee system engineering activities to develop reference architectures and engineering designs

  • Oversee technology architecture and solution guidance/direction to technical staff

  • Provide guidance and direction to less experienced systems architects; may include technical knowledge of software, data, security, and architectures

  • Supports change management and evaluation of technology integration assessments and impact analyses across the enterprise

More About this Role:

  • Ensure delivery of operational excellence in the execution of all projects -- ensuring projects exceed technical, schedule, cost and quality objectives, maintain high customer satisfaction, and resolve impediments promptly

  • Track completion of actions assigned to various project teams

  • Lead planning and start-up for emergent projects—developing ROMs, build teams, and establishing roles and responsibilities

  • Implement effective stakeholder communications—conducting meetings, prepare reports, and address issues and concerns

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field of study

  • 15 years of relevant experience

  • Experience working in a DoD environment; Air Force experience preferred

  • Experience with systems engineering and software development lifecycles

  • Track record for managing complex technical projects with aggressive schedules

  • Experience leveraging SIGINT, GEOINT, IMINT and/or Cyber in support of military operations

  • Excellent communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills

  • Must be well-organized and detail-oriented

  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, collaborative and dynamic work environment

  • Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have:

  • Working experience or familiarity with Air Force TENCAP mission

  • Experience managing multiple and diverse technical projects

  • Experience as a software development manager or systems engineering manager

  • Experience with DoD systems engineering processes

  • Experience with Agile and DevOps processes

  • Certified Project Management Professional or equivalent

What We can Offer You:

Rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary!

We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.