Project Manager – Unified Communication in Falls Church, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Unified Communications (UC) Project Manager is the Tier3 Team Lead and Subject Matter Expert for Unified Communications technologies. This position ensures that UC projects are completed to specification, within an established time frame and budget. Roles and Responsibilities

  • Provide oversight, guidance, direction, and leadership to all contracted team members assigned to Unified Communications support
  • Provide briefings to leadership, create reports and documentation on demand, ensure deliverable compliance, and interface between customer organization and team members
  • Provide overall responsibility for the success of the UC contract team effort, to include managing staff, process and project initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring and controlling all collaborative efforts of the UC contract staff
  • Work with the program manager, to provide effective and efficient management of the Contractor’s effort
  • Conduct regular SCRUMs and checkpoints to  determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding UC projects
  • Assist in the creation of UC guidelines, policies, standards and procedures
  • Create and deliver presentations, and represent the team in briefings and in presentations
  • Converse and provide recommendations to the team and federal government customer team on unified communications activities and actions
  • Experience with leading and managing Agile/DevOps teams and processes
  • Experience with leading, managing, and working in an ITIL v3 or v4 framework to deliver enterprise services
  • Effective time management skills and the ability  to work under pressure to meet schedules and deadlines, to multi-task, to plan, organize and prioritize work assignments and pay close attention to detail

Required Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or the equivalent and 12 years related experience or a MS and 10 years of experience or the equivalent
  • 8+ years of IT Project Management, at least 6, of which shall be specialized in Enterprise IT services
  • Experience managing a global enterprise mission critical service
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex tasks and teams
  • Experience working in a high-level collaborative environment and promoting an teamwork mentality
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate events, individuals and groups
  • Experience in conducting requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring, and reporting
  • Shall have at least one (1) year of demonstrated experience in the management and control of funds and resources using complex reporting mechanisms such as Earned Value Management
  • Shall be knowledgeable of the guidelines provided by the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS), DoD 5000 series, and ICD 801 policies
  • Direct experience in managing multi-task contracts and subcontracts of various types and complexity, as well as experience in leading a multi-vendor environment is required
  • Good understanding of all UC systems, architecture, technologies and related activities
  • Strong and varied networks and unified communications background
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong project management skills

Desired Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • US Citizen with DHS Public Trust suitability clearance/EOD
  • Experience with any DHS agencies or entities
  • Understanding of ServiceNow in a Tier 1 - 4 support role

Conditions

  • Candidate must be an US citizen able to obtain DHS Public Trust clearance and USCIS EOD to start work.

This role is not yet funded.

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.