NATO ITM ISP/OSP Project Manager

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Herndon, VA
Sep 07, 2017
Sep 28, 2017
Full Time
The Information Technology (IT) Modernisation (ITM) project will transform the way IT services are provided to users across the NATO enterprise, including the NATO Command Structure (NCS), the NATO Headquarters (NHQ), elements of the NATO Force Structure and NATO agencies. This will be achieved by modernizing, consolidating, and centralizing the infrastructure and service management, and by pooling and abstracting resources. In turn, this will allow an enterprise perspective to be taken, and services to be delivered according to standard and measureable service level agreements, offering a higher quality, more flexible, resilient, and secure set of services at significantly lower costs to the user community.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

The ISP/OSP (Inside Plan/Outside Plant) PM (Project Manager) functions in a supervisory capacity, performing oversight, scheduling, resource planning, budget management, and quality control, for the installation and integration of IT communication nodes or network operations centers by gathering data for engineering, design, installation, testing, and documentation of IT systems with a focus in aerial, underground, and buried fiber optic and multi-pair cable distribution systems. This position requires periodic travel to CONUS and OCONUS locations. Although this position predominantly involves field work, it will also require completion of administrative tasks as required by project leadership. Based on experience, skill level, and project needs, there is a potential for this position to move over into more complex field data collection and high level project management. With minimal supervision, performs functions requiring technical knowledge utilizing electronic applications, processes, standards and document control processes/procedures for the purpose of creating or modifying deliverables. Evaluates methods used to accomplish the drafting and/or design activities. Interface and collaborate with clients, site or government representatives, Information Management Officers, Communications Officers, Engineers, Drafters, Subject Matter Experts, Facility Managers, Site Managers, and third party contractors.


Possibility of up to 50% travel.


Additional responsibilities include: 

    Provide technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned task(s), including contract and subcontractor management.Supervise assigned staff.Participate in the development and management of technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting.May also perform high level technical services on assigned task(s).Conduct planning and provides recommendations to client on task workload.Attend customer meetings and may serve as primary client liaison.Interact with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.Coordinate development of deliverables and products.Ensure quality assurance of project deliverables.Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.Participate in special projects as required.
Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

Qualifications Minimum Qualifications


8-10 years of related systems engineering and project management of IT communications facilities experience. 


SECRET level clearance is required for employment.


All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.


Preferred Technical Competencies

    Advanced knowledge of engineering standards, (BICSI, EIA/TIA, NEC, and NFPA), IT systems, document control, departmental guides and GDIT policies and procedures. Advanced industry knowledge and technology trends Knowledge of company quality programProficient in interpreting engineering deliverable content as assigned.Cisco Network Training and TechnologiesRadioman "A" School or equivalentBasic Electricity, Industrial Electricity TrainingIndustrial Supervision TrainingQuality Control TrainingFiber Optic Design and Installation TrainingProficient with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)

Preferred Non-Technical Competencies

    Learning on the FlyProblem SolvingPerseverancePatienceTime ManagementDrive for ResultsSelf-DevelopmentCustomer FocusGood communication skills

 As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.