Senior Project Manager and Technical Advisor

General Dynamics Information Technology
Rockville, MD
Oct 14, 2019
Oct 22, 2019
Full Time
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) the Federal government's principal agency supporting cancer research; it is also responsible for carrying out the National Cancer Program. NCI's Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology (CBIIT) coordinates and deploys information technology (IT), data science, and informatics resources to support NCI research initiatives, both intramural and extramural. Join GDIT in its critical support for NCI programs to help CBIIT develop, coordinate, and provide biomedical information standards to evaluate, coordinate, and prioritize NCI's informatics research portfolio. In this Senior Project Manager role, you will: Develop and maintain project/program plans and schedules. Monitor the performance of each task or group of tasks. Inform leadership of all problems and accomplishments, and act as point of contact for the government customer on program related matters. Serve as a technical authority for specific tasks and participate in identifying and implementing solutions to delays and roadblocks. Direct systems analysts, programmers, other technical personnel on assigned work. Provide on-site technical direction. Lead regular project/program planning and status meetings, documenting decisions and action items. Required Qualifications: Ten (10) years progressive, successful experience managing projects and programs in relevant domains such as biomedical informatics, system design, software development, or application support. A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related medical, scientific, or technical discipline is required. The selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation. For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT 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, or veteran status, or any other protected class.