Job Description :
Project manager

Location: Reston, VA

Only GC & USC

ONLY ACCEPTING DIRECT W2 APPLICANTS NON CORP-TO-CORP AT THIS TIME
Project Manager - IT III

RESPONSIBILITIES

Planning and managing of several simultaneous IT information security
and infrastructure projects.
Interacting directly with senior management regarding status, progress
and issues.
Responsible for full project life cycle management (from inception to
closure
Manages and maintains project plan, project scope, and budget.
Responsible for managing project related risks, issues, procurements,
resource assignments, deployments, methodology deliverables,
communications, and overall quality of project activities as well as
customer satisfaction.
Create and manage business cases which are used to gain approval of
new project initiatives.

QUALIFICATIONS

Technical:

Experience managing the full systems development lifecycle (SDLC
Ability to create or drive automated project schedule development,
including task definition, duration, and resource estimates, work breakdown
schedule, contingency planning.
Experience building and maintaining a project infrastructure including
budget development, project charter, project planning, schedule management,
requirements management, test planning and execution, control and assurance
practices.
Experience working with stakeholders to understand vision, business
objectives, and critical success factors.
Experience working with techniques and approaches related to the
architecture/engineering, development, integration, and deployment of
project phases.
Ability to facilitate meetings and conference call (managing the flow
and keeping them on track This shall include scheduling the meetings;
developing agendas and meeting minutes; providing and archiving required
documentation; and documenting, tracking, and following-up on action items
from the meetings.
At least five years experience as the lead project manager for IT
infrastructure (i.e., server, network, database, storage) related
initiatives. Candidates must have led at least one project with a total
budget of 1 million dollars or more and a minimum of 10 project team
members.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
INTERPERSONAL

Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to effectively communicate
with small and large groups of business users as well as executive level
personnel.
Possesses exceptional organization, collaboration, and writing skills.
Must be very detail-oriented with respect to documentation and
communication.
Strong leadership skills that inspire team confidence and respect
while motivating team members in a creative and effective manner.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

Preferred QUALIFICATIONS

Experience managing information security related projects.
Detailed knowledge of the primary information security areas: IAM,
Cybersecurity, Security Assurance
Experience managing IT service management related initiatives.
ITIL Foundation v3 certification.
Agile/Kanban experience.
MBA or masters degree in computer science.
Experienced Planview user.
Experience with automated requirements and testing management.