Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first.  At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Project Manager to join our team in the Chantilly, VA, location.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs as a project lead, with responsibilities for project cost, schedule and performance. 
  • Directly contributes to project definition, development and/or enhancement efforts including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities.
  • Ensures proper performance of tasks necessary to achieve the most efficient and effective execution of the project objectives.
  • Utilizes expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as write and review technical documents. 
  • Communicates status with leadership and customers.  
  • Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.  
  • Answers technical questions regarding products and services, and may take part in putting together proposals, configurations and product offerings. 
  • Considered a Lead and may manage the work of others. 
  • Lead and/or support the following activities:
    • Allocate resources (staffing, facilities, and budgets) on the contract
    • Review and approve all earned value, Estimate-To-Complete, Funds and Man-hour Expenditure Report, or other financial reports as appropriate
    • Review and propose the Integrated Project Baseline (or resource loaded schedule)
    • Review risk and risk mitigation activities and allocate budgets for the same
    • Prepare Project status reviews and other formal reviews to be presented to the Government
    • Ensure the timely recruitment and training of Project staff - both direct and indirect
    • Review all financial and technical reports before release to the Government
    • Communicate issues and solutions to the Government PM in a timely and transparent manner
    • Ensure compliance with all regulatory and administrative requirements imposed by the contract in coordination with the Contractor's contracts staff
    • Assist the ManTech PM by providing input to statutory acquisition reports
    • Coordinate the preparation of Basis of Estimates (BOEs), Unsolicited Proposals (UPs), Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) and value engineering proposals to the Government
    • Provide Contractor technical project input to the Quality Assurance Surveillance Plan reviews or Award Fee reviews, as appropriate
    • Communicate issues and solutions to the broader ManTech program management structure as requested by senior leaders
    • Rapidly assemble and execute focused cross-disciplinary Government/Contractor teams to address urgent or unexpected cost, schedule, or technical Project/contract issues

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum Education: B.S. or relevant experience in Program Management.
  • 10 – 15 years’ experience as a Project or program manager in leading projects and contracts of similar technical scope, type, and complexity is preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multi-task contracts and subcontracts of various types and complexity, as well as experience in leading a multi-vendor environment is required.
  • Must have demonstrated experience in conducting technical project requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring, and reporting.
  • PMP preferred
  • Must possess or able to obtain TS/SCI w/ Poly prior to on-boarding

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP or other PMI certification
  • Experience using Microsoft Scheduling

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Must possess or able to obtain TS/SCI w/ Poly prior to on-boarding

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering presentations. Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations


ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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