Sr. Program Manager

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/17/17
Silver Spring, MD
15+ years experience
Information Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/17/17

Job Description

Octo Consulting Group is seeking a Sr. Program Manager to join our growing team in leading a large BPA in support of a Federal customer.


  • Provide oversight and leadership in all aspects of program management and execution to include adherence to contractual requirements and deliverables; act as the primary point of contact for all contract matters, and performance of personnel assigned as well as subcontractors
  • Leads/directs the development and execution of the strategy approach for the program (in compliance with the contract), its major time frames, and delivery of contractual deliverables and supporting work products.
  • Manage large business process definition and MDM solution projects, with above average levels of complexity and business criticality.
  • Interpret Agency initiatives and client requirements and provides guidance and direction to subordinate data base administrators, data architects, technical architects and business analysts to ensure adherence to standards.
  • Provide leadership throughout MDM project components: vision, strategy, metrics, information governance, organization and roles, information life cycles and enabling infrastructure.
  • Provide analysis assessment, technical or business area expertise in all relevant areas.
  • Provide guidance to members of information technology and business teams.
  • Direct requirements analysis and develops project plans, schedules, and budgets.
  • Facilitate change, including collaboration with senior-level stakeholders.
  • Ensure the integration of the various parts of the enterprise architecture program (e.g. business, data, application and technical).
  • Assists in leading teams with business requirements and analysis, evaluation and implementation of systems or processes.
  • Plans, designs, and conducts studies to include risk analyses, contingence planning and feasibility studies.
  • Assist in presentations and creating budgets and complex spreadsheets.
  • Analyzes data and presents data in reports.

Skills & Requirements

  • BS degree and 15+ years of professional experience
  • Demonstrated experience managing large complex IT programs
  • Project Management Professional (PMP, PfMP, or PgMP) certification
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills, including the ability to communicate solutions effectively to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong IT background with a deep understanding of data management and governance.
  • Experience within Federal Health IT preferred 


  • Silver Spring.
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