IT Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-24
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Flexwork
Virginia
22102
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

SAIC is currently seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Project Manager to join our team VIA telework.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • The Project Manager will manage and oversee various information technology (IT) development/configuration projects and services.  
  • Working with matrixed team members, the successful project manager will support service desk operations in directing day-to-day activities while managing cost, schedule, and performance in deploying industry leading technologies and products. 
  • The PM will also have demonstrated experience in Agile Project Management Frameworks in a DevOps/DevSecOps delivery model. 
  • The Project Manager will be an effective communicator with excellent time management skills to manage multiple product deliveries while providing clear direction across dynamic, integrated product teams and reporting channels. 
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Tool Suite of technologies as well as ServiceNow recommended.   A PMI PMP Certification is required for this position.  Scrum Master or Kanban certifications will be considered in lieu of PMP certifications.   

Day to day duties:

  • Plan, integrate and monitor project and product level plans for service desk operations
  • Work with program product owners to forecast, plan, and coordinate all product level procurements and integrations
  • Direct day-to-day activities for all project and product related efforts
  • Coordinate with procurement teams and product owners to determine scope and cost for proposed projects
  • Maintain daily, weekly, monthly reporting metrics for all related project or product milestones
  • Serve as the conduit between different product teams to identify interdependencies and/or gaps for successful deployments
  • Ultimately responsible for communication to leadership, cross function teams and stakeholders
  • Directly responsible for reporting all risks and mitigation efforts for all project related activities to product owners and program leadership
  • Ultimately responsible for quality of products and deliverables for each project or product

    Qualifications

    REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
     
    Bachelor’s degree and 6 years supporting large digital transformation efforts or service management systems or IT integration efforts such as NaaS, PaaS or ITaaS efforts. 10 years of experience can be substituted in place of a Bachelor’s degree. 
     
    Active SECRET security clearance
     
    Top 3 Skills:

    • Project Schedule Planning and Forecasting
    • Communication and Reporting
    • ITIL Framework
    Required Skills:
    • Excellent analytical and communication skills with an ability to express complex thoughts/ ideas effectively in individual or group situations 
    • A keen eye for attention to detail, customer service, and process
    • Familiarity with MS Project, SharePoint, and other collaboration tools
    • Strong interpersonal, Relationship Management skills and team player 
    • Process oriented with an attention to detail and organizational skills to track, maintain, and accurately report supporting documentation status.
    • Strong understanding of ITIL framework.  

    Desired Qualifications

     ITIL, Scrum, Kanban Certifications are a plus