XLA is looking for an Assistant Program Manager to work onsite at our customer's offices in Farmers Branch, TX. The Assistant Program Manager (APM) will oversee and continually improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and productivity of contractor personnel assigned to perform under the contract. This individual must possess the expertise and capability to manage multiple teams, knowledge of project management best practices, lead client communications and stakeholder management, and implement a quality management system (QMS) that allows the team to evolve into a more efficient and robust component of the client program.
The APM will lead a team of contractors supporting the Personnel Security Unit (PSU) for an agency within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). PSU has the responsibility to provide service-wide policy and procedures designed to ensure that people desiring to work as Federal or contract employees, or who require access to National Security Information (NSI) are suitable. Daily responsibilities of the team include processing personnel security actions for Entry-On-Duty (EOD), fitness determinations, suitability and/or eligibility for access to NSI.
Bachelor's Degree or other equivalent degree program
Clearable for a DHS Public Trust, Level 6C