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Project Manager

Washington, DC 20004
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Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries. Bottom line? We out-think ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

This role requires project management of a team of 20-40 resources to support application development, integration with legacy systems and hosting activities to gather requirements, create design documents, build and test multiple applications and deploy into a production ready environment and provide operations and support for the period of performance of the contract. Support all of IBMs internal project management requirements, for financial forecasting, status reporting, and other IBM project management profession requirements. PMP Certification is required. Additional required skills include:
  • Solid technical foundation in software development (including Apps, Bots) and analytics preferably a degree in engineering of almost any kind, but prefer mechanical, electrical, operations research, or computer
  • Understands the federal procurement and budgeting processes from CPIC through acquisition/contracting
  • Solid foundation in Total cost of ownership, ROI, business case development for technology investments
  • Demonstrable understanding of how to evaluate the technical maturity of an organization, principles of most efficient organization design or fault tolerant process design
  • Typical teaming building, talent assessment skills with larger, federal organizations (like military or large corporate entity or other federal agency)
  • Ideal candidate has one or more of following in work history NASA, DARPA, NSA, Census, USGS, NIH, NSF
  • Range of analytics projects from data viz to AI/ML
  • Experience with high tech object implementation (like drones or robotic manufacturing or remote anything, or satellites, smart phone development, high tech surgery, etc.)

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

Career growth

Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employees strengths and career aspirations
  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.

Corporate citizenship

With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Core project management skills with at least 10+ years of managing programs with application development and support with annual revenue great than $15 Million.
  • Excellent written and oral skills, including experience presenting to executive stakeholders

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
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IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-06-15 Expires: 2019-07-16

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