IT Project Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking an IT Project Manager to support the U.S. Coast Guard in Alexandria, VA.

Job Duties:

  • Define tasks and required resources and ensure resource availability and allocation.
  • Develop and share with stakeholders detailed project plans/schedules that monitor and track progress and deliverables.
  • Manage changes to project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques. Report project progress as well as problems and solutions to stakeholders and escalate as needed.
  • Manage the relationship with all stakeholders. Establish and maintain relationships with third parties.
  • Perform and document risk management to minimize project risks.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
  • Meet with stakeholders to take detailed briefs and clarify requirements of projects.
  • Delegate project tasks as necessary. Track project performance to analyze successful completion of short and long-range goals.
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on various analysis.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction through post-project debrief with clients.
  • Document all estimates, project statuses, and project completion paperwork.
  • Work with technical teams to generate ideas for technical projects.
  • Continuously improve the project management toolkits and methodologies used. Recommend IT strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organizational outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
  • Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs. Evaluate and assess results of completed projects.


Education and Experience Requirement:

  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience OR Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; years of experience accepted in lieu of degree.
  • Six (6) or more years of professional experience as project manager for IT software and/or complex IT service projects spanning six (6) or more months.
  • Software Development Lifecycle Experience: Waterfall, agile, Requirements Traceability Matrix, lifecycle steps and associated documentation for each phase.
  • Experience utilizing MS Teams, planner, One Note for program management.

Clearance Requirement:

  • Must already hold Active Secret clearance.


  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification, SCRUM, ITIL v3 Certification, or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM).

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.