IT Project Manager Job



  Full Time   Employee

United States

IT Project Manager (Job Number:422164)


SAIC has an opening for a Project Manager located in Springfield, VA.

Must have an active Secret security clearance to be considered

Position Description: This is a Project Manager position in support of the Department of State (DOS) Vanguard Program, Program Management Office (PMO), and Project Management Team. This project management position plans, manages, and executes IT projects for the Information Resource Management (IRM) Bureau.

Description of Duties:

- Develop Project schedules and documentation to support IRM IT Projects

- Manage a team of engineers to execute and document projects as they move through the MSP-IT process

- Brief IRM senior management and Vanguard 2.2.1 senior management at various milestones/stages in the project life-cycle.

- Coordinate with engineering, operations, and security for project initiation and execution throughout the life-cycle of the project

- Coordinate with Government POCs, Gov PM, and customers on status of project

- Document and mitigate the risks associated with each project

- Prepare and coordinate any IT Configuration Control Board and IT Change Advisory Board requirements associated with projects

- Initiate any A&A documentation necessary for projects that require an Authority to Operate (ATO)

- Prepare briefing slides and artifacts (project concepts, charters, project plans, schedules) as needed to prepare for the major milestones associated with each project

- Develop a budget for each project that includes the manpower and materials necessary to successfully execute the project.

- Track project schedules to ensure milestones are met on time or adjusted as required if external factors impact project schedules

- Coordinate with Operations to ensure they are prepared with the project Transitions to Operations (TOM)

- Communication any issues that may hinder or impede the successful execution of the project schedule

- Maintain a risk register for each project

- Maintain a change log to track any changes associated with the project.

- Determine a clear scope definition of the each project

- Monitor to ensure each project stays within budget and scope or take the necessary corrective actions to bring projects back to an acceptable variance

Bachelors degree with 9+ years expeirence. Additional experience in lieu of degree will be considered

Must have an active Secret security clearance to be considered

Required Experience/Skills:

- Prior experience as a Program or Project Manager

- Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project.

- Ability to develop resource loaded project schedules

- PMP training

- Proven people management skills.

- Experience managing complex projects in a multivendor environment.

- Excellent communication and writing skills.

- Proven track record in executing multiple concurrent projects.

Desired Experience/Skills:

- IT background highly desired

- Prior Department of State experience highly desired

- PMP certification highly desired

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Sep 23, 2016, 7:44:17 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-SPRINGFIELD
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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