Desktop Project Manager & Installer (TS/SCI with Poly Required)

Employer
CH2M & Jacobs
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Jun 17, 2019
Closes
Jun 19, 2019
Ref
155557819
Hours
Full Time
Jacobs National Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and service management capabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecurity solutions; innovative web- and software applications development; and advanced data analytics for major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.Our forward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT network design and management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery, asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management. We leverage the expertise and passion of our employees to conduct identity and access management, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments for our nations most closely guarded agencies and networks. Our Cyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective network operations for Federal clients while our data scientists are helping stop illegal acts before they can endanger Americans or our way of life. Jacobs promotes a culture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, and more connected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity. We continue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to help propel us farther, faster.Jacobs is actively seeking an Desktop Project Manager & Installer at our Reston, VA location.Serves as the desktop project manager (DPM) for hardware requirements that range from small to large efforts. These efforts are generally quick turnaround requests but can be implemented in phases depending on the customer request. The manager is responsible for validating and procuring the equipment along with overseeing the delivery and implementation of the customers request. The DPM is also responsible for ensuring that customer has received what was required and the related assets are accounted for. Throughout the management process, the DPM works closely with their team lead to address any issues or concerns that may arise that would impede customer satisfaction. The DPM is accountable for meeting contractual performance criteria and due dates during service delivery, and successful overall project completionEnsuring that associated contractor project activities are completed within defined project lifecycle.Consulting and coordinating with the appropriate Task Manager for problem resolution, task scheduling, new resource requirements, and task clarification.Consulting with users, management, and technicians to assess computing needs and system requirements.Planning and coordinating activities such as installation and upgrading of hardware and softwareThe candidate must have experience in all facets of network installations, which includes the physical placement of conduit, CAT5 and fiber optic cable, wall jacks, hardware, racks and communications equipment as required. Also includes but is not limited to: surveys, installing other conveyances, pulling and terminating cable, determining and implementing required pin outs, installing and configuring equipment chase, cards power supplies, racks, patch panels, etc., testing and documenting installations, dressing and labeling cables, racks, patch panels, etc. Provides weekly status reports.Note to Virginia Job Seekers: Jacobs ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact the Human Resources Director at our Arlington, VA office at phone number removed> . Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact Jacobs by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Call 711 for TTY/TDD. Active TS/SCI with Poly level security clearance requiredAS degree in information systems or computer science and one (1) to three (3) years of directly related experience or any equivalent combination of education, experience, training and certifications. Ability to plan and coordinate activities such as installation and upgrading of hardware and software, programming and systems design, development of computer networks, and implementation of Internet and intranet sites.Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writingProficiency in the use of MS Office product suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, SharePoint)Must pay attention to detail and remain alert at all times.Must be able to maintain regular, reliable attendance and ensure on time daily arrivalPreferred Qualification: Ability to direct daily operations of project team(s) by: analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, and setting deadlinesProject Management Professional (PMP) CertificateEssential Functions:Critical Thinking Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.Customer and Personal Service Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction. Administration and Management Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources. Judgment and Decision Making Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions tochoose the most appropriate oneCoordination Possess the ability to quickly and strategically adjust project activities in relation to internal/external team actions.Monitoring Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action. Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.About Jacobs Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With $15.0 billion in combined revenue and a talent force more than 77,000 strong, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional, construction- and program-management for business, industrial, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors. For more information, visit web address removed>

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