SOS International LLC Project Manager II in Washington, District Of Columbia

Company Overview

For 29 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

6-180907-7762: Project Manager II

Location U.S. - Washington, DC

Open Date 9/7/2018

JOB DESCRIPTION

STG, an affiliated company of SOS International LLC (SOSi), is seeking a Project Manager to support our government client in Washington DC. The ideal candidate will possess experience in the IT industry (specifics listed below.)

We are actively seeking a talented and experienced PMIII level project manager with experience in the IT industry to support our government clients in delivering projects from conceptual design through implementation. You will have the chance to network with clients, vendors, and in-house personnel as well as demonstrate your talents by employing and providing strong project management and or SCRUM Master experience to support development and COTS solutions. We know how valuable your process execution, problem-solving and leadership skills are to our company’s success, and we offer a salary and benefits package commensurate with the responsibilities of the position. If you are ready to steer high visibility projects to success, we are excited to have you on our team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate project management experience and expertise commensurate with your resume
  • Possess and execute on clear, accurate, error free written communications commensurate with your educational level
  • Consistently demonstrate knowledge and practical application of basic and advanced PMI project management lifestyle practices such as risks, issues, schedule, scope and reporting
  • Consistently produce high quality deliverables and work products that meet company and client expectations
  • Integrate with, leverage and contribute to a strong team environment; work well with and respect team members
  • Support Government clients with top-down project management throughout the entire product and project life-cycle; ensuring success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget, and schedule.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans that merge customer requirements with the IT software development life-cycle and coordinate various managers and technical personnel during all project phases, from initial development through implementation.
  • Monitor project progress continuously and make detailed scheduled reports on measurable items, such as milestones and deliverables.
  • Communicate proactively with all involved personnel to provide encouragement, identify problems, create solutions, and implement efficiency improvements.
  • Analyze economics of project plans and provide actionable feedback relating to cost benefit and return-on-investment standards.
  • Review changes to project schedules, including meeting with business stakeholders to approve, implement and recommend beneficial changes.
  • Advise government acquisitions on SOW requirements for inclusion in solicitations, market research on technical solutions, and advise on vendor demos
  • Anticipate details of future projects by communicating directly with customers and staying informed of relevant trends and industry news
  • Adhere to company administrative, employment, and performance policies and standards

Job Skills & Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Demonstrated Strong teaming abilities
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to make sounds decisions with minimal to no oversight
  • Minimum 7 years' experience as an IT Project Manager
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience working with government agencies as a contractor or government staff
  • Experience managing a minimum of $1M project budget
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Working knowledge/proficiency with Microsoft Project

Preferred:

Agile experience and or Agile certification(s)

**We offer two tele-work days per week, or alternate work schedule option.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Demonstrated Strong teaming abilities
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with ability to make sounds decisions with minimal to no oversight
  • Minimum 7 years' experience as an IT Project Manager
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience working with government agencies as a contractor or government staff
  • Experience managing a minimum of $1M project budget
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Working knowledge/proficiency with Microsoft Project

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Agile experience and or Agile certification(s.)

*We offer two tele-work days, or a flexible, alternate work schedule.