SSU is an innovation company who is committed to the mission of providing our customers with high-level services and products. Our people are the foundation of our excellence and agility.

We currently have one (1) potential opening for a Task Lead to support the Joint Special Operations University (JSOU) mission. The ideal candidate will serve as full-time support and shall manage multiple contract personnel working in geographically dispersed locations. Looking for cultural fit with a high-performance organization, committed to excellence with great growth opportunities.

Location: MacDill AFB, FL

Clearance: TOP SECRET clearance required; SCI eligible

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Lead and manage multiple contract personnel working in geographically-dispersed locations.
    • Responsible for handling the day-to-day management and administration of project tasks,
    developing detailed work plans and schedules, assigning staff responsibilities, and supervising all
    staff efforts.
    • Interact continually with Government COR and any appointed Technical Representatives (TR) to
    discuss concerns and ensure total product/service satisfaction.
    • Provide administrative and operational oversight to all programs supported by contractor staff, to
    include any classified programs.
    • Work effectively with the university’s governance committees.
    • Assist the Program Manager (PM) on the efficient execution and program management of the
    contract and contractor staff.
    • Consult, recommend and advise JSOU in executing the contract efficiently and cost effectively
    • Ensure that proper procedures are followed for task order execution.
    • Authority to designate contract Team Leads to support the administrative needs of this task order.

Required Professional Qualifications/Education: 

  • TOP SECRET clearance required; SCI eligible
    • Master of Arts (MA)/Master of Science (MS) required in any field*
    • 5 years’ experience within the SOF community.
    • 5 years’ project or program management experience.
    • 5 years’ experience in staff budget management.
    • Understand compliance with Export Control Licensing for Non-US
    Citizens living Outside Continental United States (OCONUS).
    • Understand compliance standards with Host Nation labor and Tax
    Law as it pertains to the JSOU International Education Program 

Benefits include: 

  • 401K Matching Plan
  • PTO and Holiday
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

If you are interested in a very well-compensated and challenging position, while making a positive impact, we encourage you to submit your resume/cv to