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GovernmentCIO

Senior Project Manager

Job Locations: US-Remote

Job ID: 2019-1974

# of Openings: 1

Category: Information Technology

Overview

Government CIO is looking for a Sr. Project Manager to join our team. The candidate should have experience with a civil agency, preferably Veterans Affairs.

Responsibilities

  • Must have experience with diverse IT projects both large and small.
  • Must be well versed in full systems development life cycle, enterprise wide network engineering, strategic information planning, business process re-engineering, structure and management practices.
  • Must be able to identify and mitigate risks to the program.
  • Must be able to manage to cost, schedule and performance.
  • Demonstrated experience successfully managing disparately located personnel.
  • Demonstrated and current experience managing programs with complex data processing requirements.
  • Demonstrated and current experience managing program delivering systems/tools/solutions in production, while transitioning to better technology solutions.
  • Must be able to provide oral and written discussion of analytical findings using narrative and graphic forms.
  • Must be able to use qualitative and quantitative analytical skills to assess the effectiveness of the operations.
  • Identifying symptoms for process improvement.
  • Analytical and investigation skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance and supervision

Qualifications

Desired:

  • Experience with SAFe/agile development teams
  • Experience leading and transitioning to sustainment / production operations
  • Experience leading process and tools transformations
  • Experience managing projects and project reporting from standard project management tools (examples: Microsoft Project, Rational, Rally, GitHub, Zenhub, VA EPMD tools and VIP Dashboard, Jira, and others)
  • Demonstrates organizational awareness, political savvy, and understanding of effective leadership principles and team dynamics
  • Experience leading virtual / geographically distributed teams

Desired:

  • Experience managing teams in a DEV/OPS model (Development / Operations, full system life cycle)
  • VA Project Management experience

Bachelors Degree is preferred

  • 15 years of experience
  • 8 years additional experience can be substituted for degree