IT Project Coordinator VG01370 - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


Position Description:

SAIC is seeking an IT Project Coordinator to support a large federal government agency. This position will perform on-site, at a secure government location Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Occasional off-hour, weekend and holiday support may be required during scheduled and un-scheduled events.

Description of Duties:
  • Develop project requirements, scope, objectives and schedules. Plan, organize, control and report on IT projects.
  • Maintain and monitor project cost and schedule to ensure objectives are met. Recommend corrective actions for project variances, proactively identifying and eliminating risks.
  • Perform as point-of-contact for project stakeholders and team members.
  • Facilitate, coordinate, conduct and record meetings with management, engineers, technical operations and other support elements to plan, review and status project tasks.
  • Develop and maintain communications plans, customer notices and technical Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Participate in shift turnover activities to ensure continuity and awareness of ongoing operational issues.


Required Education/Experience:

Bachelors and 6 years of related experience or additional years of experience will be accepted in lieu of degree

Required Experience/Skills/Attributes:

  • Proven experience meeting IT project objectives in high pressure environments.
  • Strong written and oral communications skills, time-management skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project or other project management tools.
  • Familiarity with general IT practices and concepts, including service lifecycle management, incident management, problem management, change control and configuration management.
  • Familiarity with collaboration and messaging tools including Microsoft Exchange, Skype for Business, Teams, SharePoint and Office 365.

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • ITIL Foundations
  • CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+

Clearance Requirement:
Top secret with ability to obtain SCI

Desired Qualifications