IT Project Manager in Chantilly, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/20/2020

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Job Description

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on an experienced IT Project Manager joining our team to support Government activities at Chantilly, VA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an experienced IT Project Manager supporting the customer, you will be trusted to solve complex IT issues and provide exceptional customer service. In this role, a typical day will include:


  • Experience providing technical guidance and support to data development team.
  • Strong technical acumen and able communicate vision and next steps to complete highly complex design and implementation scenarios 
  • Process and supervise work to ensure it is completed accurately and in a timely manner  
  • Proactively and regularly make recommendations for system improvements 
  • Analyzes and documents “as-is” and “to-be” scenarios (processes, models, use cases, plans and solutions)
  • Capable and willing to Innovate new ways to standardize existing data processes and optimizing current workflows
  • Conducts planning and provides recommendations to client on task workload.
  • Attends customer meetings and may serve as primary client liaison.
  • Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.
  • Documented experience improving application, and data design to meet demanding enterprise data solution. 
  • Collaborate effectively across teams
  • Experience with Agile practices 


  • Familiarity with DevOps/Platforms: Amazon Web Services (S3, RDS, EC2, ECS, Lambda, SQS, SNS, CloudFormation, etc.), Docker, Ansible. 
  • Comfortable with data mapping documents, data dictionaries and Interface Control Documents (ICDs) 
  • Some experience performing Data Analysis and Data validation  
  • Object orientated programming experience (Python , Java) or other development experience
  • Familiarity with security best practices and accreditation.
  • Experience visualization products Tableau, Cognos or PowerBI 


  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.




15+ years of related experience

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We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.