Project Manager, PMP Government IT

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/19/18
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/19/18

DXC seeks a seasoned Project Manager, PMP (Government IT) with Top Secret Clearance, who will serve as the Governments point of contact and to provide technical and administrative support and guidance for all personnel. This individual will lead a $110 million program and lead the team in providing best business practices to the program.    This role requires US Citizenship with an Active/Current Top Secret (SSBI) Clearance. Position can be based out of Seaside, Ca. or Alexandria, VA. Must live within a commutable distance from either of these location(s).



JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Individual will be the liaison between customer/client and technical teams, creating and maintaining project schedules, define/complete/test/deploy releases, document the processes and procedures for these teams, perform risk analysis, interface directly to the client and DXC management, and ensure timely delivery to the client. 
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities, manage time, and work as part of a virtual team are integral parts of the task environment.



KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Works with Program Manager Account Delivery Leader on performance to plan, schedule and budget
  • Primary interface to the client for all DXC delivery issues
  • Leads project planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reporting activities for multiple sub-teams of the program.
  • Facilitates needs assessment and the development of recommended project control solutions to be used for planning, scheduling, and tracking projects through integration of various project management tools. 
  • Oversees the project estimation process. 
  • Plans, schedules, monitors, and reports on activities related to the project, including sub-contractor monitoring. Integrates and uses specific industry methodologies (such as system development, product development, and so forth). 
  • Ensures adherence to legally binding requirements. 
  • Controls project requirements, scope, and change management issues. 
  • Establishes appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria and manages changes in operational plan. 
  • Assists in the training of the project team on application of the procedures.
  • Maintains awareness on emerging technologies and project management techniques
  • Provides Technical leadership

 

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • Strong client interface skills, relationship management and exceptional communication skills
  • Develops project control and reporting procedures and manages changes in operational plan. 
  • Facilitate status review meetings among project team members, DXC management, and clients. 
  • Provide the administrative portion of project proposals, bids, contracts, estimates, and schedules.

 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION / KNOWLEDGE

  • At least-5years project management experience and ability to multi-task and work independently
  • PMP Certification required
  • Applications development and maintenance experience
  • Program Management skills leading large complex Applications Programs in large size of < $50 million

Requisition ID 1643372

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