Project Manager

Employer
Perspecta
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Nov 09, 2018
Closes
Nov 12, 2018
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together. Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories Responsibilities Provide System Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) to identify, oversee development, analyze, evaluate, mature and transition technologies to satisfy emerging requirements and deliver revolutionary capabilities in support of Government objectives. Define and execute an outreach program to engage with users to identify unsatisfied emerging needs and requirements as well as technology providers for potential innovative capabilities/solutions. Manage diverse teams of technical and administrative experts in conduct of all projects including paper studies and hardware and software development and deliveries. Assist in the execution of project management in compliance with Federal Acquisition Regulations. Assist the Government in managing organization and program budget. Assist the Government managing the acquisition process for acquiring technologies and concepts. Drive the application of Agile Development techniques into appropriate software development projects. Perform all aspects of project management including resource and schedule management, risk and opportunity management, as well as budget estimation and tracking through the entire lifecycle for hardware, software, and integration projects. Develop and maintain technology and development roadmaps for the organization. Assess technical and programmatic risk and opportunities and provide recommendations to mitigate risks or exploit opportunities. Support Government staff in the planning, coordination and day-to-day management and oversight of development efforts. Qualifications Bachelor's with 8 - 10 years of experience or a Master's with 6 - 8 years of experience Considered an emerging authority, who applies extensive technical expertise Develops technical solutions to complex problems. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment Familiarity with NRO budget process Familiarity with NRO acquisition process for technologies or technology concepts. Strong technical writing and presentation skills TS/SCI with polygraph Options

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