Technology Project Management Specialist - Military Veterans Wanted

2019-02-13
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Springfield
Virginia
22150
United States

Description

SAIC is looking for a Technology Project Management Specialist to join an exciting program, supporting development of technology-based solutions that hold promise to address critical challenges and close capability gaps.  This position will start in Vienna and transition to Springfield in the early summer timeframe.

The selected individual will be responsible for supporting customer Project Officers in developing diverse, leading-edge products for application against a diverse array of requirements.  The candidate selected will provide technical and programmatic expertise to include analysis of requirements, creation of technology roadmaps, and execution of effective development and transition activities for a broad array of technologies. The candidate will support multiple developments from a technology portfolio supporting the customer’s strategic roadmap and vision.  The Technology Project Management Specialist will work as part of a team of systems engineers and Project Officers.  The candidate should have solid experience in the areas of technical management, briefing and document preparation for senior-level audiences, test planning and execution, and transition support.

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Support Project Officers in all aspects of planning, coordinating, documenting, and executing technology developments and transition to systems development/acquisition
  • Support preparation and execution of Industry Days on behalf of the customer; support activities to characterize state-of-the-art performance capabilities of various technologies
  • Coordinate, support, and participate in testing and track status of performance criteria
  • Manage project deliverables and report status; manage project reviews and track action items
  • Travel (10-20%) outside assigned work area

Qualifications

  • Current/Active TS/SCI: CI Polygraph eligible
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in a technical field
  • Demonstrated experience (minimum of 10 years) utilizing systems engineering and project management principles
  • Exceptional oral, verbal, written communication and briefing skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work productively in a fast-paced, team setting and to effectively manage competing priorities
  • Possess diplomatic, tactful, and strong interpersonal and professional skills to work effectively in politically sensitive environments
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, etc.)