Technical Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-28
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Huntsville
Alabama
35806
United States

Description

Job Description


• SAIC is seeking experienced, energetic, forward- thinking technical initiative leads to join our team as we continue to provide digital transformation services to our customers.


• The successful candidate will be excited to work in an agile environment and will have experience leading web application projects throughout the entire software lifecycle.


• Our teams will be developing or modernizing applications that run in private and commercial cloud infrastructures.


• As such, the candidate should have familiarity with applications that use virtualization, containers, and cloud services – with a focus on platforms such as Java, OpenShift, and Kubernetes is a plus. Our vision at SAIC is to be the premier technology integrator in our market.


• In SAIC’s Software Solutions organization, we are transforming software design, development and deployment for our customers throughout the federal government.


• Our matrix structure enables career mobility across 150+ projects within our software portfolio.


Technical Initiative Lead will perform the following functions supporting NASA projects:


• Lead, monitor, and motivate different teams across the company and interact with staff at all levels in the organization. Create and manage methods of management, communication plans, and processes


• Analyze, plan, and develop procedures and other management and technical duties


• Define the scope of the project, roles, and responsibilities along with various stakeholders


• Participate in the allocation of budget, staff and any other resource(s) that are needed to accomplish or achieve set out goals (projects), and also monitor the performance of every project


• Maintain correct project time frames, estimates, and status reports


• Responsible for the management of complex problems and development of processes for scheduling and administration


• Make sure that all required projects are completed and reviewed


• Responsible for identifying, clarifying, and communicating the vision(s) and/or objective(s) of projects and show how they fall in place with, enhance, or inhibits such vision(s) and/or objective(s)


• Provide process improvement recommendations that are based on best practices and industry standards.

Qualifications

Qualifications


Here are major requirements you will have to meet to be qualified to work as a technical project manager with most companies:


• Good and effective communication and leadership skills.


• Good interpersonal skills so as to be able to relate with people or personnel from different units of the company


• Excellent numerical, analytical, and problem- solving skills


• Good knowledge and understanding of relevant IT applications


• Ability to build relationship across many fronts


• Ability to focus and pay attention to details at all times


• Ability to work in a team as well as an individual with little or no supervision


• Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in any IT-related discipline


• 10+ years of relevant working experience in a project management setting


• Any other certification would be a plus.