General Dynamics Information Technology SOCEUR Operations Lead in Stuttgart, Germany

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Information Technology Managers require a technical background, business acumen and people-management skills. Because they direct the work of other employees, candidates require strong interpersonal and communication abilities. Analytical thinking also is very important, as this position often involves problem resolution and process development. In addition, a strong customer service orientation is a must because Information Technology Managers often serve as the final escalation point for high-visibility troubleshooting.

Typical duties include:

  • Analyzing workflow, delegating projects, and meeting departmental goals

  • Developing and monitoring performance standards

  • Providing input on hiring decisions for technical staff

  • Implementing and monitoring new projects

  • Managing the performance of and delegating projects to team members

  • Overseeing the consolidation of IT services.

  • Executing project management processes and methodologies within project frameworks to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards, and meet customer expectations.

  • Articulating key critical path activities and understanding the technical requirements, dependencies, and tradeoffs at varying levels of system design (e.g., logical and physical).


Educational Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in an IT-related field. Candidates may not substitute experience for education for this position.

Certification Requirements: PMI PMP


Experience Requirements: At least five years of experience with the specific types of business systems, hardware and networking services utilized by the Government is required. Demonstrated leadership also is required.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.