Government Program Analyst - Washington, D.C. - RCS Corporation

Government Program Analyst – Washington, D.C.

Engineering Government and Policy

Job Type: Contract
Posted: 11/14/2022

Washington, District Of Columbia

RCS has an immediate need for various Senior Program Portfolio / Program / Project Analysts located in Washington, D.C. This is a full-time 2-3 year assignment supporting a project with the Department of Homeland Security.  Local candidates are preferred.

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.

Job Summary

Assist program managers in their execution of programs within the RDT&E process encompassing: technology foraging and scouting; research and development; test and evaluation; systems & operational analysis and engineering; operational testing and integration; information management; technology transfer, transition and commercialization; and risk management and mitigation.


Will be required to assist with defining requirements; provides input to project scope, schedule and budget based on an understanding of the program lifecycle. Assist in maintaining changes to project baselines; monitors deliverables; assess documents, plans and applications; conducts quality reviews of projects and tasks. Prepares presentations and other materials to support project functions. Leads activities to identify project risks and assist in the development of mitigation plans. Drafts correspondence, reports, white papers, minutes, spreadsheets, communications products, briefs, and other documentation. Maintains and tracks action items, and participates in meetings. Will be required to support the development of procurement requests to include having and applying practical knowledge of the acquisition process as outlined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation in order to formulate various acquisition approaches. Assist in drafting various documents supporting a procurement. Will be relied upon to provided technical and procurement guidance to junior contractor staff on the team.

Required Qualifications

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • For Senior role: BA/BS + 10 years of relevant or Master’s + 5 years of relevant experience
  • Previous government DHS, Security Affairs or related experience required
  • Program Management experience, experience managing projects in a matrixed environment and coordinating across mission spaces
  • Active PMP or Certified ScrumMaster preferred
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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