Sep 13, 2022

Operations/Risk Manager (ANKG22039) Lexington Park, MD

  • Air Combat Effectiveness Consulting Group, LLC
  • Lexington Park, MD
Full-Time Administration Aerospace - Aviation Business Defense Government Management Other Program Management

Job Description




Provide team operations/administrative support and Risk, Issue, and Opportunity management for a major Department of Defense Weapons Acquisition Program. This position does not require a technical degree, but does require working with engineers/program managers and the ability to understand technical concepts.


The candidate must be a highly motivated self-starter capable of working in a very dynamic, fast-paced classified environment. The candidate will work closely with Program Managers, IPT Leads and Engineers on daily inner workings of the team, with a strong focus on Risk Management.  The successful candidate must be familiar with Risk and Opportunity management best practices, Integrated Master Schedules, and general NAVAIR weapons systems acquisition programs and practices. The ability to prepare concise and targeted briefing content and deliver "to the point" presentations to decision makers is a must. 

  • Participate in and assist in coordination of technical interchange meetings and program management reviews  
  • Assist Team Leads and Managers in identifying and quantifying risks and opportunities to Program cost, schedule and performance and develop mitigation and capture strategies
  • Work with Master Scheduler to capture, coordinate, and track mitigation and capture plans in the Program Integrated Master Schedule  
  • Prepare Risk Management Board materials and facilitate Board meetings
  • Assist with preparation of executive-level briefing materials conveying program status 
  • Schedule meetings across multiple teams and coordinate locations, to include scheduling conference rooms and ensuring accommodations meet requirements
  • Submit visit requests and access requests 
  • Provide security assistance for program leadership


  • Must have 5 years of experience supporting DoN Program Management, to include performing Operations, Administrative and Risk Management functions in support of a NAVAIR Acquisition Program
  • Associates Degree in Business related area
  • Active Top Secret clearance; Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) or Periodic Reinvestigation (PR) completed within the last six years

ACE Group is a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business that provides expertise in the operational application of current and future airborne weapons systems, with an emphasis on their lethality and survivability in the Battlespace. Our employees draw from a wealth of personal, professional and company experience to provide our Nation’s decision makers with the knowledge required to optimally equip our Armed Services with affordable, lethal and survivable weapons systems. 


We serve as our customers’ most trusted agents in their goal of producing enterprise-wide survivability investments and executable programs. We fill key roles within customer offices, offering critical knowledge regarding design, development, procurement, and test and evaluation of new and upgraded weapons and platforms. 


ACE Group’s philosophy is simple: Our success must be grounded on service and honest relationships. We focus on meeting the needs of our customers and employees, and trust that with those satisfied employees and satisfied customers, the business will take care of itself.


 ACE Consulting Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, ACE Consulting Group complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.



Risk Management-Compliance



Security Clearance

Top Secret/Single Scope Background Investigation (TS/SS B I)

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