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Senior Portfolio Manager

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


The candidate shall have the following required skills and demonstrated experience:
  • Customer domain experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of operational technology
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge of commercial communication concepts and implementation.
  • Technology associated with commercial and/orprivate communications (terrestrial, maritime, air and space)
  • Demonstrated experience refining ambiguous customer or system requirements into actionabletechnical requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree intechnical discipline or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Other demonstratedexperience which are highly desired, though not required, include:

  • Knowledge of RF
  • Demonstrated experience discovering technologies for integration into an operationally effective solution offering
  • Demonstrated ability to envision integration of disparate technologies/capabilities into a cohesive operationaltechnology offering
  • demonstrated experience creative or unconventional use of technologies
  • demonstrated familiarity with Sponsor mission and business processes
  • Demonstrated software design and development experience
  • Demonstrated data analysis and management experience
  • Knowledge of Sponsor's Project Management Framework (PMF)
  • demonstrated technical knowledge experience of the Sponsor's systems
  • Demonstrated hands on experience with the Sponsor's security requirements and processes


Using a holistic approach, the Portfolio Manager (PfM) captures requirements, identifies and provides subject matter expertise in operational technologies. The PfM will provide programmatic, strategic and technical guidance to management, requiring insight into overall details within the program. Generates requirements based on customer description, system planning and design, and acquisition. Participates in reviews to ensure applicability to the current requirements. Reviews CONOPS/plans/procedures and ensures they meet the objectives of requirements.

Specific responsibilities:
  • Assist management with establishing the strategic direction.
  • Gather and vet requirements for hardware, software and/or system engineering efforts, ensuring the requirements are complete, unambiguous and concise
  • Participate in engineering and operational review boards and other technical forums, and facilitate effective integration of technical solutions.
  • Prepare project documentation and schedules for milestone briefings.
  • Facilitate internal and external communication with stakeholders.
  • Provide highlights and written documentation of team accomplishments and concerns.
  • Track project commitments and ensure timely preparation of responses.
  • Prepare briefings for appropriate stakeholders.
  • Communicate technical information into terms that are applicable and understandable to customers/stakeholders at multiple knowledge levels.


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-19 Expires: 2021-07-20

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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