Sustainment Deputy IPT Lead - Patuxent River, MD

Job #18929 | Direct Hire | Engineer

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for an IT Operations and Sustainment Manager in Patuxent River, MD. This is a Direct Hire, Hybrid role with our client.

Position Summary: 

  • Managing/Maintaining a multi-tier architecture.
  • Providing a web-based enterprise platform enabling warfighters access to technical publications and maintenance data from authoritative data sources, globally.
  • Providing data transport management services and sFTP integration for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA).
  • Supporting an integrated data environment for Naval Aviation (ashore and afloat), Naval Sea Systems, Marine Corps, and Army Ground and Aviation programs/stakeholders.
  • Developing and maintaining customized Weapons System Websites (WSWS) and system health monitoring dashboards for mission partners.
  • Providing customer onboarding and data content management support.
  • Overall daily management and maintenance of the JTDI Enterprise Top-tier.


  • Assist with the execution of customer requirements supporting sustainment activities.
  • Manage and track customer scope and requirement modifications. 
  • Assist with generating and providing feedback on program documentation (e.g. MOA, ISA, Terms and Conditions).
  • Generate weekly status reports.
  • Review and provide feedback on CDRLs, as needed.
  • Review and dis/approve ECRs and ECPs, as needed.
  • Generate and review ROM estimates, as needed.
  • Assist with planning and reviewing project schedules.
  • Assess project performance, efficiencies, productivity, and lessons learned.
  • Interfaces with customers and product vendors on program specific issues, schedules, processes, and activities.
  • Coordinate and schedule meetings with customers, as required.
  • Generate and review trouble tickets and customer needs forms, as required.
  • Work closely with all IPTs and contractor support within the program to ensure project execution and assist in the resolution of issues.
  • Communicate potential risks, issues, and customer statuses with the IPT Lead and or PMO. 
  • Support overall Program activities by contributing inputs and changes to project statuses, schedules, processes, and data-calls.
  • Participate in Technical Exchange Meetings, customer/systems integration planning, requirements gathering discussions, and other Program/System events, as required.
  • Ability to work in a face-paced environment.
  • Fill-in for the IPT Lead, as required.

YOU are the ideal IT Operations and Sustainment Manager candidate if you have:

  • Bachelor or higher degree in an Information Technology or related discipline.
  • Experience in the following areas:
    • Systems Integration
    • IT Operations/ Sustainment
    • IA compliance
    • Systems Administration
    • Cloud technologies
    • Data Management
    • Digital and/or data handling
    • Project Management
    • Cybersecurity authorizations and principles
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for secret clearance. 
  • U.S. citizenship

It’s a BONUS if you have:

  • Current government secret security clearance
  • ITIL – certifications, standards for IT systems support
  • Experience with DoD: Network Engineering, server and systems cloud migration projects, and Center Consolidation/Migration 

Physical Requirements:  

This job operates in a professional office environment.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Flexibility related to work hours as project demands arise.
  • Occasionally required to move 5 – 25 pounds.
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary computer position for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to use hands and fingers to type.
  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms for using a computer.

Travel Requirements:
Some travel may be required, up to 10% of the time.  The travel may be local or national and may be by car, rail, or air.  

About Our Client:
Our client is a global engineering, management, and development firm. Their main objective is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything to do. Our client relentlessly focuses on excellence and digital innovation while transforming their client’s businesses and our communities.

Who We Are:
RCS Corporation is a certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States.  Since 1994, RCS recruits' top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.

RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information, or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.

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