Job Description :
Position – Project Manager

Location - McLean, VA

Duration: Full-Time

Job Description

This is a FULLTIME position for our client CMMi 5 and ISO 9001 certified company, a leading federal contractor.
“US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.
We are unable to sponsor at this time”.

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Project Manager, McLean, VA

Description of specific Duties in a typical workday for this position:

The Project Manager will provide normal project management functions including technical leadership, quality assurance, and decision-oriented recommendations. They will assist the agency IT PMO in all phases of project management to include: project coordination, initiation, planning, executing, monitoring, reporting, and close out including but not limited to developing project artifacts and maintaining the project schedule as needed by the specific program.
The project manager must have broad technical background in IT to assess, produce, and maintain project artifacts for the planning, execution and monitoring of programs or projects. This includes the development of project/risk assessment records, guidance/training materials and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs The successful candidate must be able to develop excellent and persuasive briefing material, program plans, and implementation strategies.
Assist program and project managers in all phases of project management to include: project coordination, planning, initiation, execution, monitoring, and close out, supporting multiple projects in various stages of the project lifecycle.
Develop and maintain necessary project management lifecycle documentation including Project Charter, Project Management Plan, Requirements Traceability Matrix, Risk Management Plan, Risk Matrix and comprehensive resource-loaded Schedule in support of standard processes and procedures based on the agency’s Acquisition Management System (AMS), the Information Technology organization’s Program/Project Management Life Cycle (PMLC), and any of the agency’s service areas Software Development Life Cycles (SDLC) that may apply.
Manage project performance including performance management, risk management, data management, cost, schedule, deliverables, quality, etc.
Communicate regularly with stakeholders at all levels of the customer organization

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Information systems, business systems, management information systems, IT Management, or other IT degree. Engineering, math, or science degrees are acceptable substitutes
15 years of relevant experience
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
Strong Experience with Agile/Scrum environments and ITIL v3 methodology
Knowledge of technical and administrative aspects of all phases of project management, including project coordination, planning, initiation, execution, monitoring and close out
Expertise in all areas of PMI PMBOK and other project management best practices, including resource allocation, scheduling and critical path analysis
Experience assisting others in all phases of project management including implementation, and to implement standardized processes and procedures.
Developing strong working relationships with all program participants and stakeholders
Effectively work as a team member or a team leader, and understanding team dynamics to promote team effectiveness
Create and give successful presentation(s) to program managers, management, and customers
Strong proficiency with project management practices, tools, and methodology
Highly organized, energetic, creative, passionate, works well with others
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to develop important relationships with customers and across the program

Nice to have:

MS Degree or higher
CMMI and ISO working knowledge
Federal government experience
Agile and ITIL certification
Experience managing complex application development and/or infrastructure projects