Senior Project Manager

Perspecta   •  

Bellevue, NE

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 32 days ago

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Description


Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.


Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.


Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.


Perspecta has an immediate need for a Project Manager in Bellevue, NE. TS/SCI CLEARANCE REQUIRED


The Project Manager (PM) Senior is responsible for planning, leading, organizing, and motivating project teams to achieve a high level of performance and quality in delivering projects that provide business value to clients.


Provides project management support to the Engineering and Integration Team efforts.


The Project Manager is responsible for meeting budget and schedule commitments.


Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.


Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis.


Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders.


Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.


Track project milestones and deliverables.


Determine the frequency and content of status reports from the project team, analyze results, and troubleshoot problem areas.


Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle.


Conduct project post mortems and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.


Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.

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Supports team development and implements best practices for PM.


Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals.


Direct and manage project development from beginning to end.


Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents.


Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.


Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team.


Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.


Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.


Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans.


Coach, mentor, motivate, and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work.


Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project.


Act as servant leader to encourage the development of people and improved performance.


Qualifications


Education and Experience Required:


Master's degree plus 8 - 12 years directly related experience;


PMP Certified or equivalent IPMA or AIPM certification;


Knowledge/experience with Project Waterfall or Agile Framework


ITIL v3 Foundation Certification


Knowledge and Skills Required:


Direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution.


Proficiency with MS Project as well as familiarity with other enterprise PM tools.


Project Management Profession (PMP) Certified


Scrum Master (CSM) certification


ITIL� Foundations v3.0 (required or able to obtain)


Secret Clearance with TS eligible

EEO Tagline: Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories