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Sr. Project Manager - Work Remotely

Definitive Business Solutions, Inc.
Reston, Virginia 20190

Responsibilities

  • Successfully plan and execute large and complex IT projects simultaneously
  • Lead technical and non-technical staff in analysis, design, documentation, development, testing, and implementation efforts for projects
  • Ensure deliverables meet stated expectations for scope, schedule, cost, and quality
  • Serve as a point of contact and liaison between internal team members, external clients, IT partners, and suppliers
  • Facilitate decisions that impact (or change) the project scope, cost, and schedule baselines
  • Proactively identify and manage project issues and risks throughout the life of the project, developing action and contingency plans as appropriate
  • Monitor progress to assure deadlines, requirements and cost targets are met
  • Communicate with clients (internal and external) to obtain and clarify business requirements; look holistically at the downstream impact of requests while identifying risks and unintended consequences
  • Resolve conflicts in prioritization, requirements, resources. Ensure changes are understood and approved
  • Lead and facilitate meetings, prepare, and publish agendas/presentations/minutes from the meetings, prepare status reports, organize project information, and follow-up on action-items and assignments
  • Function as the bridge between the technical delivery team and the business (client) with a keen eye for detail

Requirements

Required Skills

  • Significant experience in delivering in at least one of these areas: application development, IT infrastructure, end user devices, or solutions that utilize cloud solutions (SaaS, IaaS, PaaS)
  • Skillful at coordinating and integrating multiple work streams and sub-projects to deliver the overall business objectives
  • Collaborate effectively with a focus on client-centric service mentality; adept at de-escalating, diplomacy and problem solving
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; able to clearly communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audience
  • Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, including executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Able to manage multiple priorities, organize complex requests, and resolve issues creatively
  • Ability to develop process flow diagrams and conduct alternative analyses of solutions
  • Use of various system development methodologies (waterfall, agile, hybrid)
  • Strong attention-to-detail, client-centric service instinct and organizational skills
  • Must be able to thrive in and adapt to a fast-moving, dynamic environment
  • Understands project governance, software development and testing life cycles

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's degree and 8-11 years of relevant experience, or a master’s degree and 6-9 years of relevant experience
  • At least 3 years of federal agency consulting experience
  • Must be highly proficient with the Microsoft Office suite, Project, Visio, and SharePoint
  • Must be comfortable briefing client staff and management on progress, plans, risks, and issues

Certifications/Security Clearance/Other

  • Public trust clearance required, which includes an FBI background check
  • United States citizenship or have lawful permanent resident status
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is required
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) a plus
  • ITIL certification is a plus
  • Must live in a commutable distance to Washington D.C., however telecommuting may be allowed by the client

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Posted: 2022-08-03 Expires: 2022-09-17

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Sr. Project Manager - Work Remotely

Definitive Business Solutions, Inc.
Reston, Virginia 20190

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