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Contract Programs Manager

Date: Apr 25, 2022

Location: Hickam AFB, HI, US, 96853

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 4155 

Required Travel: 0 - 10%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Secret 

Level of Experience: Mid 

Employee Referral Bonus Amount: ERP Amount: $3,500


Who we are

HII – Technical Solutions Division (HII-TSD) is currently seeking a Contract Program Manager (PM) to work out of Honolulu, HI for PACAF's Readiness Air Program (RAP) Distributed Missions Operations (DMO) Contractor Instructor Pilot (CIP) contract.

HII - TSD provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.
A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries:
Defense & Federal Solutions, a business group within Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division, helps solve tough national security challenges for the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. Our expert capabilities include intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and cyber; secure enterprise IT engineering and operations; military training and simulation; logistics management and integrated product support; and fleet maintenance, modernization, repair and sustainment.



What you will do

As the Program Manager for PACAF's Readiness Air Program (RAP) Distributed Missions Operations (DMO) Contractor Instructor Pilot (CIP) contract, you will:

  • Oversee the CIP operations at all Mission Training Centers (MTC) throughout the Pacific theater. 
  • You will be responsible for the performance and quality of work performed in support of the contract at all bases and shall coordinate with the Functional Director (FD) to resolve any program issues. 
  • Be responsible for the profit and loss of a large complex program. 
  • You will direct all phases of programs from inception through completion. 
  • You will be responsible for serving multiple customers requiring developing and managing plans with subcontractors. 
  • Be responsible for overseeing a program contained at one primary geographic location however covering remote locations and multiple business functions and employees directly assigned to the program. 
  • Responsible for the cost, schedule and technical performance of company programs. 
  • Act as primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance. 
  • Develop new business or expands services with the customer. 
  • Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules, identifies program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications. 
  • Direct the work of employees including management level assigned to the program from technical, manufacturing and administrative areas.
  • Select for hire and ensure the training of instructors to deliver services in accordance with the Government Performance Work Specification 
  • Ensure all performance delivery metrics are met on the assigned contract.

What we are looking for

  • 8 years relevant progressive experience with Bachelors in related field; 6 years relevant progressive experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 12 years relevant progressive experience.
  • At least 3 years, in the last 10 years, of direct USAF aircrew operations experience as a navigator, airborne systems operator or pilot
  • You must possess at least a Secret level security clearance with a background investigation within the past six (6) years.
  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Bonus Points For...

  • PMP Certification
  • Experienced in managing a USAF flying training program
  • TS/SCI clearance

Physical Requirements

Job performance may require working in an industrial or shipboard environment. Normally not required to lift more than 40 pounds higher than three feet above feet/floor level.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:

HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Nearest Major Market: Honolulu
Nearest Secondary Market: Hawaii