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Science and Technology Task Lead 


The Columbia Group (TCG), is a technical services support company which has a successful 50+ year history of providing the United States Military with acquisition, logistics management, engineering, design, fabrication, test and evaluation, information technology and financial management support services. As a full-time employee of The Columbia Group, you will receive a comprehensive benefits package to include a quality health insurance program (medical, drug, vision and dental) for you and your family, group life insurance, group short and long-term disability insurance, a 401K Profit Sharing Retirement Plan, Flexible Spending Account, and professional development opportunities. You will accrue 'Paid Time Off' (PTO) to be used towards vacation or sick leave, in addition to receiving ten (10) paid Federal holidays.

The ideal candidate will support PEO USC. The Navy's PEO Unmanned and Small Combatants (PEO USC) designs, develops, builds, maintains and modernizes the Navy's expanding family of unmanned maritime systems, mine warfare systems and small surface combatants. 

We are seeking a Science & Technology Task Lead to join our team in Washington, DC. The ideal candidate will:

  • Coordinate and facilitate proactive program office activity including responses to calls, development of presentations, and follow-through reporting requirements entailed by obtaining funds.
  • Support the development of PEO USC Cloud Charts (Technology Roadmaps) to manage technology investments relevant to PEO USC.
  • Provide the continued measurement and assessment of the performance of USC systems at the S&T, advanced development, acquisition, and operational levels.
  • Support the Rapic Technology Insertion (RTI) processes that enable PEO USC to be adaptable to meet Fleet needs and rapidly provide technologies to counter emerging threats.
  • Support the coordination of the PEO USC S&T and the PEO USC Program Offices in S&T related matters, including Technology Transition Agreements and SBIR topics.
  • Support the coordination of annual PEO USC Technology Day, including facilities set-up, materials development, and registration process for participants in the event.
  • Support the Open Business model through the preparation of evaluation reports and coordination of open business efforts.
  • Track experimentation and coordinate efforts for PEO USC and provide support for power and energy technology.
  • Support the SBIR processes, including spend plans, phasing, tracking, and topic coordination.
  • Assist in the coordination of SBIR activities across program offices and warfare centers.
  • Support calls, reviews, evaluations; coordinate TIPS and FCT topic reviews; support the review and data input for FCT.
Position Requirements

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (BS/BA) in related field from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 10 years experience with DoD acquisition processes, in DoD/Navyprogram management, Industry or Government technical management, or Industry or Government business management.
  • Minimum of 5 years supervisory experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in/with Science and Technology Support.
  • US citizenship is a prerequisite. 
  • An active Secret security clearance.



Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Science and Technology Task Lead  
Division The Columbia Group  
Req Number LOG-20-00018  
Location Washington, DC Client Site  
About the Organization We are a premier federal services company with a successful history of providing the United States Military, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Aviation Administration, and other departments / agencies of the federal government. We employ hundreds of professionals, providing client-focused solutions, across all armed forces, in multiple locations throughout the United States.  
EOE Statement We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected Veteran status.  

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