Program Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is building a team to migrate, implement and launch Microsoft Project Online for the National Institute of Health. 

The Program Manager is responsible for the successful execution of this program.  They will manage and integrate activities in accordance with contract requirements and ensure technical, schedule, cost, and financial performance.  Also, will manage risk, garner strong customer relationships, and maintain a highly qualified, motivated program team.  Will ensure compliance with quality standards and escalate challenges to leadership.

Other responsibilities include:


Ownership of full program life cycle from initiation to deployment.


Development and management of cross-functional program schedules; identification of risks, management of scope and resource changes, and monitoring progress against plan.


Identifying, escalating and driving resolution of issues that affect program schedule and migration and training commitments.


Defining, generating and assessing performance metrics for the program and ensuring all necessary data are available for critical decision making.


Communicating regularly to management and leadership on program status, risks and change control.


Participating in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to expand and mature these capabilities for the organization.


This position requires remote/telework. On occasion, candidate will need to travel in to the client sites for meetings


Required Qualifications:

·         Bachelors and nine (9) years or more of related experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more of related experience.

·         7+ years Project/Program Management experience

·         7+ years MS Project experience

·         PMP Certification

Desired Qualifications

·         ITIL Certification, CompTIA Security+ Certification

·         3+ years in cloud implementation, transition and migration experience