Project Manager - Application Development Job



  full-time   employee

Kansas City
United States

Project Manager - Application Development (Job Number:434360)


SAIC is hiring a Project Manager - Applications Development

for our USDA Program in Kansas City, MO

Job Description:

We have a need for a PMP certified Application Development Project Manager with at least 6+ years of experience. PMP Certification is required. Focused on developing and maintaining Web applications that support the enrollment, payment and contract maintenance processes for all Conservation Programs administered by the U.S Department of Agriculture?s Farm Service Agency.


Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing Application development projects and serves as liaison between program management and project team.

Reviews status of projects and budgets.

Manages schedules and prepares status reports.

Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client- satisfaction goals and objectives.

Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, project team and clients.

Responsible for ensuring contract requirements and subcontractor responsibilities are being accomplished including working on the definition and implementation of project planning techniques to provide visibility on the contract.

Develops budgets and schedules to meet contractual/project requirements for an assigned portion of a program.

Participates in the establishment and definition of program plan requirements.

Monitors and reports performance against plans to ensure that contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met.


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Management of Information Systems, or relevant discipline, or equivalent experience (4 years) + 6 years of relevant experience

Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification from the Project Management Institute

Required Skills:

Experience with Microsoft Project.

Familiarity with formal System Development Methodologies.

Experience using Agile development methodologies.

Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Minimum 6+ years of experience

Desired Skills:

Experience with issue and project tracking software, such as JIRA.

Formal Agile certification, such as Project Management Institute ? Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI- ACP) or Certified ScrumMaster (CSM).


Must be able to obtain and maintain a Moderate Risk Public Trust clearance
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 is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Feb 22, 2018, 6:16:52 PM
Primary Location: United States-MO-KANSAS CITY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time


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