Program Performance Manager


Job Description
BAE Systems is looking for an on-site Performance Manager with extensive experience managing people. The Performance Manager will report to the Information Technology Program Area Manager with a primarily focus on providing people management support to ensure staff have the tools and objectives to succeed. Responsibilities include:
  • Support program management functions to include quarterly performance reports, monthly performance reports, and project oversight
  • Work with Technical Managers to develop core metrics and objectives for each position
  • Develop quality objectives for the core metrics
  • Ensure work supporting core metrics is completed on time
  • Perform quality audits on the technical work based in part on the core metrics to ensure that the work is completed properly
  • Track Cyber Security Work Force requirements and employee compliance with the requirements
  • Track and manage Organizational Conflict of Interest Requirements
  • Work with Technical Managers to develop job descriptions for each position
  • Support the hiring process to include interviewing
  • Work with Technical Managers to develop performance objectives
  • Work with Technical Managers on performance concerns and support the performance improvement process
  • Perform skill assessments, identify skill gaps, and look at training opportunities
  • Manage mandatory training for program area group including both customer and BAE training requirements
  • Handle onboarding and setup of new hires, to include section orientation, badging, customer accounts, access tokens, administrative accounts
  • Hold employee engagement meetings to identify concerns and improvement feedback


Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Must have Active DoD Secret
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain DoD Top Secret clearance
  • Proven experience managing people to include hiring, setting performance objectives, monitoring performance, and working thru performance issues
  • Proactive problem solving attitude
  • Excellent at forming relationships with staff and customers
  • Experience engaging with customers at all levels
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience creating and updating policies, procedures, and work instructions
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with partners and Government officials
  • Ability to obtain and maintain Common Access Card (CAC) along with badge access to the customer's facility
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a network account in good standing on the customer's network.


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Information Technology background


About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.