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Mission Manager

Kelly Services
Arlington, VA 22202
**Mission Manager**

**Arlington, VA**


***Direct hire, hybrid remote/on-site position***

**Company Description:**

Our customer is a decision science firm dedicated to transforming the business of national security through data science and machine learning. Through its data and analytic platform, our customer delivers objective, decision-grade information at scale to the national security enterprise, so that leaders can better direct investments to innovation and modernization. Our customer has offices in Arlington, Virginia, San Francisco, California, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

**Job Description:**

We are seeking driven, outcome-oriented Mission Managers to join our Mission Solutions team. Mission Managers are responsible for leading delivery teams to solve our clients challenges in the national security enterprise using our customers SaaS Decision Science Platform (DSP). They are creative, entrepreneurial, and can see the big picture. Mission Managers lead teams, but they also roll up their sleeves and do what it takes to ensure our clients are successful. They understand our clients operating environment and challenges, and they architect solutions through active collaboration with our customers Product and Implementation teams. Mission Managers are passionate about our users success and ensure excellence in project delivery and platform adoption. They serve as trusted advisors to their customers and drive continual account growth.

To succeed in this job, you must understand people, care about technology, and have strong business acumen. You understand the complexities of the Federal space and are passionate about using data and technology to solve high-value challenges. You like people -- a lot -- and are eager to find ways to help them succeed. You have the ability to collaborate cross-functionally and the motivation and drive to lead a team across the finish line. Youre passionate about the mission and use our customers offerings and capabilities to drive change.

This role may require up to 25% travel.

**Scope of Responsibilities:**

+ Lead complex analytic, data, and software deployments

+ Manage high-quality project execution to ensure delivery exceeds client expectations while balancing business resources

+ Translate clients business challenges into software use cases

+ Work with our Product Team to configure our data and technology to enable users capability

+ Drive the adoption and persistent use of our customers solutions

+ Oversee client engagement with senior-level relationships

+ Identify and scope expansion opportunities within existing accounts

+ Develop a deep understanding of client workflows to inform the configuration of our data and technology

+ Discover valuable insights for our sponsors business and present them in a concise and compelling manner to executives

+ Regularly assess individual and team performance to reduce cognitive biases and refine products and internal processes


+ U.S. Citizenship is required

**Required Skills:**

+ Five (5)+ years of experience in engagement and project management, preferably within the technology industry

+ Subject matter expertise with one of the following: national security strategy and policy, federal budgeting and procurement processes, government contracting landscape, or supply chain risk management; OR experience in advisory services, software-as-a-service (SaaS), information services, analytical tools, or data analytics industries

+ Strong business acumen, excellent professional demeanor with a willingness to work outside of your comfort zone without hesitation

+ Referenceable history of exceptional performance

+ Detail-oriented with outstanding listening, verbal, and written communication skills

+ Ability to manage multiple work-streams and projects from start to finish, to learn quickly, and to work independently with little supervision

**Desired Skills:**

+ MBA or advanced degree from a top-tier institution

+ Current possession of a U.S. security clearance or the ability and willingness to obtain one

+ Experience in a startup environment

We firmly believe that past performance is the best indicator of future performance. If you thrive in ambiguity, are a self-starter, and care about solving technical problems in the national security domain, were eager to hear from you.

**Our customer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.**

Please email Drew Rogers at if you are interested, and well set up a quick phone interview to discuss further.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-07-15 Expires: 2022-08-15

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