Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

6-190610-9165: Deputy Project Manager
LocationU.S. - Washington, DC
Open Date6/11/2019

SOS International, LLC (SOSi) is a seeking a qualified Deputy Project Manager to join our program and assist the SAMS Program Management Office (PMO) and the Bureau of Administration with project management duties to support the delivery of billions of dollars of annual international assistance to non-profit organizations and other recipients. The successful candidate will support the management of a support desk, training staff, reporting team, as well as consult on design, build and test of IT solutions, business case and process analysis, communications and change management efforts, and other duties in support of the SAMS PMO. SOSi is looking for a driven leader who is a strategic and creative problem-solver, analytical thinker, management adviser, successful relationship manager and team builder, and will deliver outstanding client support with a diligent work ethic and strong written and oral communication skills. 

 Due to the nature of our Customer, U.S. Citizenship is required, as is an active Secret level Security Clearance. 

You will serve as a Subject Matter Expert on federal assistance and the domestic and overseas State Assistance Management Systems for Department of State users and members of the public and interact with many other Department stakeholders essential to the operations and maintenance of SAMS and associated systems involved in the federal assistance lifecycle. 



The Deputy Project Manager must have at least ten years of experience in information and financial system design and implementation and two years project management experience. Preferred candidates will be pursuing their Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification.

Required Qualifications

  • Software System Application background
  • BA degree in Business, CIS, or similar
  • Prior Federal Government experience
  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance – Already Cleared is a plus
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Excellent Organizational skills
  • Excellent technical and business writing
  • Ability to work in a positive, fast paced environment
  • Expert knowledge of MS Office product suite, SharePoint, content and knowledge management systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Department of State Federal and Foreign Assistance processes
  • Support Desk experience
  • Software testing experience
SDLC or Agile experience