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Government Program ManagerUSA (REMOTE)



United States · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024


Headquarters is in Austin, Texas, with hybrid and remote employment possibilities anywhere in the world. The ideal candidate will reside in the National Capital or greater Los Angeles region.

Our Mission

SkyFi is easifying access to earth observation and other geospatial data. Accessing, using, & buying earth observation imagery and data is extremely hard. For small businesses and individuals, it is nearly impossible... until now. We built a platform to connect anyone to up-to-date, high-resolution imagery.

What we do has tremendous potential to solve meaningful problems in our world. Everyone can be empowered by having this technology at their fingertips: detect bridges that are about to break, check the health of crops, track the evolution of endangered species, and introduce use cases that we can’t even imagine yet. Grab the chance to be part of this. Join a team of open-minded, dynamic people solving new challenges, and working on new technology in an exciting market with immense growth. SkyFi is the place for you

The Job

We're in search of a dynamic individual to step into the role of Government Program Manager at SkyFi, tasked with spearheading program performance and the execution of government-focused initiatives. The ideal candidate will boast a robust background in program management, specifically within the realm of government contracts and military environments, adept at juggling cost, schedule, and technical performance requirements.

  • Lead the orchestration of program activities from inception to delivery, ensuring strict adherence to established baselines for cost, schedule, and technical performance

  • Establish program management baselines, track performance metrics, and diligently monitor progress to generate refined estimates and projections

  • Develop and implement standardized processes and practices to foster consistency across our portfolio of programs

  • Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders to bolster the development of program management frameworks, actively contributing to an agile development processes

  • Support proposal development endeavors and play a pivotal role in shaping growth strategies for both existing and forthcoming contracts

  • Act as a liaison with government and military clientele, ensuring seamless alignment with the DoD Acquisition Process while nurturing robust relationships

  • Elevate the effectiveness of government partners by facilitating efficient solution transfers, expediting adoption timelines, fostering collaborative multi-partner initiatives, strengthening relationships, and identifying new technology adopters

  • Liaise with government/military customers, ensuring alignment with the DoD Acquisition Process and fostering strong relationships

What We Are Looking For:

  • Proven track record in program management, with a strong emphasis on government work

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities, coupled with a knack for collaborating seamlessly across diverse teams

  • Tactful diplomatic skills for effective external communication with both domestic and foreign SkyFi end-users

  • Demonstrated capacity to prioritize and oversee multiple projects concurrently, consistently delivering top-notch products and solutions within stipulated timelines and budgets

  • Proficiency in monitoring and ensuring the successful execution of contracts, supporting business development endeavors, and nurturing organic growth prospects

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience navigating varied teams and stakeholders within a fast-paced environment

  • Familiarity with government regulations and compliance standards

  • Active Secret security clearance at a minimum

  • Sound grasp of financial management principles, equipped to accurately update financial actuals and forecasts

    Salary range: $130k-$150k

    This role reports to the Head of Strategic Growth

    We are dedicated to cultivating a diverse and inclusive workplace that mirrors the richness and diversity of the world from which we collect data. Recognizing the importance of understanding and effectively serving our global community, we actively seek and embrace the distinct perspectives, experiences, and cultures that everyone contributes to our organization. SkyFi is an equal-opportunity employer that values and encourages workplace diversity.