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Senior IT Manager - Applications Infrastructure

Mantech International Corporation
Rockville, Maryland, United States
Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Title: Senior IT Manager - Applications Infrastructure

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International Corporation, you'll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Senior IT Manager for a future project starting in Rockville, MD.

Description: Part of the senior leadership team for a large (250+ person) Government data-center support contract - acts as a senior technical advisor to the program director and ultimate oversight over lead technical resources and technical team leads.


* Provide strategic direction for projects including infrastructure upgrade, system improvement, cloud-migration, and approaches to support new custom software systems
* Act as a subject matter expert and synthesize information from senior network, software, and infrastructure engineers into comprehensive recommendations that maps recommendations to business goals and return on investment
* Define approaches for risk mitigation and the delivery approach for a variety of projects, including prototyping/testing of possible approaches
* Act as an escalation point for senior engineers, particularly for issues that cut across multiple skill areas or teams
* Determines gaps within specific teams and recommends changes to the staffing/hiring and training plans to ensure skill coverage across the program


* 10+ years of relevant experience
* 4+ years experience as a manager or SME handling escalation from senior engineering or application-development staff
* A progressive systems-engineering or software-development background leading up to leadership positions and proven ability to directly mentor technical staff
* Experience supporting a large heterogeneous data-center environment, and understanding of data center infrastructure, virtualization, and automation techniques
* Experience with a heterogenous environment and wide variety of hardware vendors, technologies, and operating systems in on-premises and cloud-hosted environments
* Experience creating and managing technical and process documentation


* Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, or applicable technical area
* Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundation Certification
* Additional certifications in Linux, Oracle, or Middleware platforms (common areas where complex issues bubble up to this role
* Experience with government contracts/clients, particularly those involved in healthcare (HHS (CMS, NIH, NLM), FDA, VA, etc)
* Knowledge of FDA data centers

Security Clearance Requirements:

* Eligible and able to pass a public trust background check (Tier 4)

Physical Requirements:

* Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at . ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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