DynCorp International LLC. Project Support Manager in POINT MUGU, California

Job Summary

Plans, manages, controls and executes events under the projects life cycle in support of the Strategic Business Area (SBA) upper management.


  • Principal Accountabilities *

  • Supports and/or plans and organizes the management of a project or series of smaller projects or a definable piece of a larger program for successful completion and performance consistent with contractual requirements

Provides technical assistance or manages a project for efficient and economical business

  • Supports Program Managers to ensure satisfactory completion of program objectives.

  • Manages controls and executes activities associated with the development of plans and exercises under a project contract.

  • Assists higher level program/project manager by assisting in development of comprehensive project plans to include both long and short range goals and milestones.

  • Designs and constructs Work Breakdown Schedules (WBS) to support programs, proposals and engineering projects.

  • Implements policies, practices and revisions to existing policies and practices as required to meet company, contracts and order requirements.

  • Recognizes and pursues changes in project scope and/or workload.

  • Acts as a point-of-contact for project matters relating to contract for representative between customers, users and DynCorp management team.

  • Ensures a high degree of customer satisfaction by quality on-time performance and best return for their investment.

  • Provides status to upper management of project and approaches on solution to problems of the project.

  • Researches, locates and qualifies subcontractors and team mates to provide needed services.

  • Coordinates with subcontractors for payment of invoices including verification of charges to release payments.

  • Supports Programs, Engineering and Business Development in the design of project schedules.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Knowledge & Skills *

  • Knowledge of the functions and operations of major U.S. Military Commands.

  • Complete understanding of project of assigned contract.

  • Knowledge of aircraft systems and maintenance/engineering processes.

  • Attention to details and ability to handle multiple tasks independently.

  • Excellent communication, effective leadership and interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office (ex. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc) and MS Project.

  • Experience & Education *

  • Ten (10) years experience within the last 15 years in a managerial position related to aircraft management and material support.

  • Bachelor's degree in an associated discipline is highly preferred.

  • Physical Requirements/Working Environment *

  • N/A

  • Travel *

  • N/A

Job: *Project / Program Management

Title: Project Support Manager

Location: UNITED STATES-CALIFORNIA-POINT MUGU

Requisition ID: PR1603759

DynCorp International is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. DynCorp International provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in accordance with applicable federal law. The company will provide reasonable accommodation for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the company’s operations. Applicants who need a reasonable accommodation during the employment application process should contact 817-224-7459. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation should call this number.