Strategic Cyber Program Manager

Perspecta Atlanta, GA 2019-06-28

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work.

We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian,  health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

Perspecta has an immediate need for a Strategic Cyber Program Manager in Atlanta, GA

The Program Manager –  Strategist is responsible for organizing cyber security programs and activities for the program.This person will be tasked with assisting in the development of cyber programs to support the function's strategic direction, as well as creating and managing long-term goals. In addition, the Program Manager will be in charge of the operating plans, metrics (including creation thereof), and coordination and planning for cyber related projects.


  • Formulate, organize, and monitor inter-connected cyber related projects

  • Lead and evaluate project managers and other staff

  • Develop and control deadlines and activities around cyber program initiatives

  • Apply change, risk and resource management

  • Engage in development of cyber roadmap and coordination of planning to support program

  • Coordinate cyber operational reviews and provide dashboards to better understand the status and effectiveness of the organization’s security controls

  • Gather and organize cyber information from various departments and meetings, and report that information, along with recommendations

  • Help the team identify priorities, strategically align the resources to support those, and revisit them regularly to assess progress

  • Oversee meeting preparation and planning for key partner engagements

  • Drive visibility of, and improvements to, cyber operations, including but not limited to: cyber controls KRIs/KPIs, cyber incident response escalation and communication, cyber operational documentation and processes, and cyber program maturity

  • Develop and manage objectives to drive high levels of customer service and continuous improvement



    • Active Top Secret Clearance

    • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Technology and 5 to 7 years of relevant experience; Master’s Degree a plus

    • Certifications:

      • PMP required

      • Security+ or equivalent (required),

      • CISSP/CISM (strong plus)

    • Proven experience in program and project management

    • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods

    • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks or projects to align with the strategic objectives and with business goals

    • Experience working with cyber security frameworks (e.g. NIST, HIPAA, PCI) and cyber programs

    • Excellent knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles

    • Excellent knowledge of best practices around management, control, and monitoring of cyber controls

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