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    The Executive Director for the Office of Mission and Capability Support located within the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS), Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate.

    The Office of Mission and Capability Support provides timely, transparent and agile support to DHS, its Operational Components and the Homeland Security Enterprise (HSE) through effective, customer-focused execution of programs based on validated priorities, gaps, and requirements.

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    • The primary responsibility of the Executive Director of the OMCS is to oversee and manage the development and delivery of S&T products and services, and to develop and maintain strong stakeholder relationships. The Executive Director serves as the liaison for cooperative S&T program efforts.
    • Ensures that customer engagement is organized into portfolios addressing common needs across multiple customer sets, including the first responder community and critical infrastructure sectors, and is the catalyst for understanding customer needs and requirements.
    • Ensures programs and projects are established to deliver solutions using matrixed teams of experts from across S&T.
    • Responsible for developing, formalizing and executing a Directorate-level outreach effort with DHS components, state and local government organizations and the first responder community.
    • In coordination with the project manager, project team, stakeholders, and leadership, as appropriate, determines the nature of the research and development work to be conducted; the business, center, or university best equipped to perform the work; the amount of money to be allotted to the project; and the results desired. Develops and monitors performances objectives and metrics for projects.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0340 Program Management

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