Senior Portfolio, Program, Project Analysts - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-19
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Washington

United States

United States of America - Washington, D.C., Washington

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking for talented and experienced Senior Portfolio/Program/Project Analysts for employment in our Washington, DC office.

These positions are to support the Department of Homeland Security, contingent on award of future task orders.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist program managers in their execution of programs within the RDT&E process encompassing: technology foraging and scouting; research and development; test and evaluation; systems & operational analysis and engineering; operational testing and integration; information management; technology transfer, transition and commercialization; and risk management and mitigation.

  • Assist with defining requirements; provides input to project scope, schedule and budget based on an understanding of the program lifecycle.

  • Assist in maintaining changes to project baselines; monitors deliverables; assess documents, plans and applications; conducts quality reviews of projects and tasks.

  • Prepares presentations and other materials to support project functions.

  • Leads activities to identify project risks and assist in the development of mitigation plans.

  • Drafts correspondence, reports, white papers, minutes, spreadsheets, communications products, briefs, and other documentation.

  • Maintains and tracks action items and participates in meetings.

  • Will be required to support the development of procurement requests to include having and applying practical knowledge of the acquisition process as outlined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation in order to formulate various acquisition approaches.

  • Assist in drafting various documents supporting a procurement.

  • Relied upon to provide technical and procurement guidance to junior contractor staff on the team.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 4+ years of experience

  • Due to the nature of this work US citizenship is required

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/clients are security sensitive.

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must possess or be able to obtain Top Secret or Secret security clearances.

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in an indoor/office environment. Position requires often keyboard/mouse operations; occasionally standing/walking; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending/stooping, climbing stairs, repetitive or fine hand movements, and lifting 50 pounds or less.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA/BS and 10+ years of exp or Master’s and 5+ years of exp highly recommended

  • Previous Department of Homeland Security S&T or other DHS Directorate experience

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Power & Industrial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 237218BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.