Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Strategic Development Program Manager (Program Manager I)

    Posted Date 1 month ago(4/18/2018 1:23 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Location : City
    North Las Vegas
    Location : State/Province (Full Name)
    USD $108,409.60/Yr.
    USD $173,451.20/Yr.
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a recognized business, marketing, government policy, or STEM discipline, and a minimum of 11 years' of related and progressively responsible experience, or equivalent training and experience
    • Demonstrated ability to be creative and deliver upon objectives with limited pre-defined guidance
    • Demonstrated experience managing contracts and requirements
    • Ability to successfully interact with people throughout the technical and leadership spectrum
    • Demonstrated effective technical writing and communication skills
    • DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level). Reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal drug as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted.  Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Successful completion of a counterintelligence evaluation, which may include a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination, may also be required. Reference 10 CFR Part 709, “Counterintelligence Evaluation Program.”
    • Eligibility Requirements – To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age. Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.”
    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Master's degree in a business, marketing, government policy, or STEM field
    • Demonstrated record of achievement in creating effective partnerships with the DOE/National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and other government agencies/departments
    • Demonstrated ability to efficiently and effectively mature ideas from initial concepts to business cases
    • Demonstrated experience in successfully working STR and procurement subcontracting.
    • Ability to use software including strong skills and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook). Ability to learn and use new software applications and tools
    • Ability to work in a dynamic, time constrained environment, and prioritize tasks effectively


    MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


    The Strategic Development Program Manager reports directly to the Strategy Development Manager at Mission Support and Test Services (MSTS), LLC.  The Strategy Development Department is responsible to the MSTS Strategic Initiatives Director under the Senior Director of Program Integration.

    The successful candidate will perform a variety of functions including, but not limited to: managing, assessing, defining, and measuring processes designed to improve our customer and partner experiences and relationships; managing strategic small business subcontracts, acting as the Subcontract Technical Representative (STR), and defining taskings; manage and lead requirements review processes and forums, both internal and with our Nevada Field Office (NFO) partners; and identify and lead white paper and business case development projects as well as other strategic initiatives as they are identified.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Design, lead, and facilitate the Performance Evaluation Management Plan (PEMP) process to support self assessments; directly interfacing with the IPT leaders, programs, and functional areas across the MSTS enterprise to achieve a successful outcome.  Designate expected qualitative and quantitative objectives to achieve the expected score.
    • Perform STR duties on subcontracts. Solicit, identify, define, and deploy taskings in support of our 5 year strategic objectives.
    • Execute and manage the Standards and Directives Reform Plan
    • Define a charter and gain support for a joint NFO/MSTS Requirements Review Board to examine cost / benefit of new contract clauses and other new requirements.
    • Identify, lead, and/or conduct Business Case Analyses as necessary to achieve company goals and strategies.
    • Design, define, and deploy VOC/OVOC (Voice of Customer / Observational Voice of Customer) and relationship maturity processes to establish baselines and drive improvement.


    Overview (Text Only)

    If you’re looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, you’ve come to the right place!
    At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!
    MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Inc. (SN3).