Project Manager

ManTech (


  full-time   employee   contract


United States

Entering ManTech?s 50th year, we hold the distinct honor of being named a ?Top 100 Global Technology Company? by Thomson Reuters. We have earned this and many other accolades over the years for our dedication to serving the missions of our nation?s most important customers: U.S. Intelligence, Defense and Federal Civilian agencies. All know us as a trusted partner offering best-in-class solutions in cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, and systems and software engineering tailored to meet their specific requirements.

Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission IT Project Manager, in the Washington, DC area, with strong Customer relationships. At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

The IMS Division provides mission solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customer?s success is driving our growth.

ManTech is seeking a Project Manager responsible for the performance of technical projects in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines. Manage the scope, time, cost and quality of projects in accordance with customer objectives for several small IT teams in Washington, DC in support of a larger portfolio of IT teams. Responsible for acquiring follow-on business associated with assigned projects and for supporting new business development by leading relatively small proposals or assisting with major proposals.

Develop and manage project plans, task trackers and schedules that comply with the program's Performance Work Statement (PWS) and Work Breakdown Structure (WBS). Work with DoD clients to establish and monitor the program?s execution towards milestones, key events, and significant accomplishment criteria. Work closely with contractors, government program office personnel, and other program office support staff to effectively integrate, maintain, and control project plans, trackers and schedules. Develop well-defined schedules based on standard business best practices working with cross functional teams to develop the details necessary to complete analytical, schedule, and risk assessments. Participate in monthly program reviews, provide schedule and analysis feedback to clients, and apply experience and insight to the execution and scheduling of the overall project management service offering.

General Responsibilities but not limited to:

  • Manage time, cost and scope for several small IT teams in the DC metro area. These teams deliver Systems Engineering, Network Engineering, Systems Administration, Cyber Security and ITIL Service Transition
  • Manage projects by developing project plans, developing/maintaining schedules, tracking progress, analyzing results and reporting
  • Responsible for developing and managing a Project Level Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
  • Responsible for managing the contract/task order cost with support from Program Control Analysts
    Planning, scheduling, and updating program activities in MS Project and other tracking tools (i.e Microsoft Excel or SharePoint
  • Establish milestones and baselines and monitoring adherence to project plans and schedules
  • Identify high risk areas and presenting recommendations to management
  • Analyze and manage program metrics to ensure that schedule are in accordance with customer guidelines
  • Lead small teams in executing project tasks/activities, supervise work completion, perform quality reviews and report progress
  • Approve timesheets, assist with completing employee evaluations, interview staff and assist with personnel management

Role and Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Serve as Project Manager supporting all areas of customer delivery and personnel management
  • Report to the ManTech Program Manager in every aspect of planning efforts, new IT efforts, system assessments, project schedule development, cost, scope, quality, etc.
  • Prepare periodic status reports
  • Analyze project status data and to recommend corrective actions
  • Build and maintain influential relationships with key client personnel
  • Support corporate functions (time reporting, policies, etc.)
  • Support and promote growth of new and Task Orders to include proposal support as required

Position Requirements:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of System Development Lifecycle phases and deliverables with Microsoft and/or VMware technologies; Windows Server, Active Directory, SharePoint, Exchange, VMware
  • Experience managing Microsoft technology projects from inception to completion
  • Experience planning, scheduling, and updating program activities in MS Project
  • Experience identifying and performing schedule risk analysis
  • Experience establishing/maintaining schedule templates, processes, and procedures
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • IT technical knowledge and experience
  • Requires Bachelor?s degree or equivalent, and ten to twelve years of related experience
  • PMI PMP or equivalent certification required
  • Must be open local metro area travel (NW and SE DC) from the primary work location
  • Required valid US Driver?s License

Security Requirements:
US Citizenship required and active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility