IT Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

Trace Systems (


  full-time   employee

Joint Base Andrews
United States

Job Title: IT Project Manager

Job Location: Joint Base Andrews, MD

Security Clearance: Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance

Due to the nature of the work and US Government required, US Citizenship is required.

Job Responsibilities:
Trace Systems is actively recruiting for an experienced IT Project Manager to join our team in Joint Base Andrews, MD.

Duties and responsibilities include:

Deliver & consistently report cost, schedule and performance targets of multiple projects with matrixed resources and 'agile' priorities
Leverage strong proficiency with Microsoft Project and the MS Office suite to develop and maintain functional project schedules and reports, including custom resource utilization and cost/schedule/performance metrics reports
Perform Risk Management
Coordinate requisite contract actions, modifications, quotes
Lead teams to define, optimize, standardize and follow operational processes and metrics based on best practices and ITIL framework
Develop & ensure efficient application of change, configuration & release management processes
Ensure that all changes to the baselines go through appropriate change boards, serve as a member of Change Control & Engineering Review Boards
Define and implement Document Management & version control processes (check-out/check-in, merge, build, re-lease, etc.)
Responsible for reviewing processes, and resources to make recommendations for improvements to increase productivity and reduce costs
Evaluate the portfolio of systems & solutions, assess functional requirements, develop and propose innovative solutions (processes, tools, alternatives, etc.)
Conducts inventory/procurement management, technical refresh, software update tracking, version control implementation and standardization across the supported environments
Ability to design technical release templates and to draft release notes in support of release process
Ability to write and update technical documents, procedures, TTP, SOPs, etc.
Ability to develop and implement Earned Value Management (EVM) processes and tools
Serves as the project manager for a large, complex task order (or a group of task orders)
Assists the Program Manager in working with the Government Contracting Officer (KO) and Government management personnel.
Responsible for the overall management of the specific task order(s) and insuring that the technical solutions and schedules in the task order are implemented in accordance with the task order specifications.
Experience managing systems, network engineering, IT systems implementations or IT functions in a federal government or multinational environment.
Perform other duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications:
Fifteen years direct experience in the last 20 years.
Active, in-scope US Government issued Secret clearance.

Due to the nature of the work and US Government required, US Citizenship is required.

Desired Qualifications:
PMP certification
Must have demonstrated experience with the forecasting, planning, and resourcing technical projects with responsibility to deliver within cost, schedule and performance.
ITIL-Foundations certification
Advance ITIL certifications
Current DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification
Advanced degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Network Engineering, Math).
A minimum of 18 years of general experience of which 15 years is directly related experience, can be substituted in lieu of a degree.
Trace Systems
Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroadâ??â?? whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading-edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: #jointracesystems

Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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