Information Technology Project Manager (senior IT Project Manager)

Employer
IRS
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 06, 2018
Closes
Jul 16, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Duties Summary The US Department of the Treasury has a distinguished history dating back to the founding of our nation. As the steward of US economic and financial systems, Treasury is a major and influential leader in today's global economy. We have over 100,000 employees across the country and around the world. Come Join the Department of the Treasury and Invest in Tomorrow. WHAT DOES AN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROJECT MANAGER DO? Information Technology (IT) Project Managers are the primary individual responsible for achieving IRS IT project objectives. IT Project Managers accomplish these objectives through oversight of all IT Life-Cycle tasks while overcoming constraints such as cost, scope, time and ensuring quality. Their work involves isolating and defining unprecedented conditions, resolving critical problems, and integration of new technologies. Such work ensures that the IRS has the ability to respond to meet mission requirements through the optimal application of IT systems and services. WHAT IS THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) DIVISION: The mission of Information Technology (IT) is to provide leadership in the delivery of information technology solutions that anticipate and meet enterprise-wide needs by empowering employees to deliver customer-centered, value-creating systems, products, services, and support. 35 Positions are located throughout Information Technology Division to be filled in any of the following location: Fresno CA, Washington DC, Atlanta GA, Covington KY, Chamblee GA, Philadelphia PA, Charlotte NC, Holtsville NY, Kansas City MO, Lanham-Seabrook MD, Detroit MI, Memphis TN, Austin TX, Farmers Branch TX, Ogden UT and/or Kearneysville, WV. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities As an Information (IT) Project Manager you will: * Develop, modify and review the IT sections of project plans. Recommend acceptance or rejection of plans developed by contractors. * Work with high-level program and project official(s) within and outside IT, IRS, and Treasury organizations to develop the overall project and to identify mission-related work and/or how it may impact other agencies. * Set short or long-range project(s) work plans and schedules either in-service and/or via contracted work. * Direct the implementation of project plans to meet objectives and manage project resources. * Direct the implementation of Treasury and government-wide IT project initiatives as needed,(ie annual updates to Dashboard Metrics; targeted oversight reviews of project status; and Congressional oversight reports). * Direct and monitor integration activities performed by IRS and contractor/vendor technical staff. Identify and document integration issues, risks, and gaps. WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS?If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov IRSITJOBS Travel Required Occasional travel - Travel May Be Required 1-5 Nights Per Month Supervisory status No Promotion Potential 15 Who May Apply This job is open to US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.

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