IT Project Manager

Lorton VA Leidos

Description

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a continuing requirement for Homeland Enterprise IT Secure Services and Support (HEITS) the continual operations and maintenance and evolution of the Homeland Secure Data Network (HSDN) and the Classified Local Area Network (C-LAN). The Project Manager ensures projects assigned to them achieve cost, schedule and performance goals. 

Primary Responsibilities

This position will work with other Project Managers to ensure project schedules are created on all active projects and are maintained, updated and provided for inclusion into the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS). This position will develop a process for cataloging and storing all project schedules. This position will also work with the Project Controller to serve as a backup on all Project Controller functions and assume responsibility for some functions as determined.

This position will also serve as Project Manager on assigned projects, to prepare cost estimates for business requirements and follow the project through to completion (deployment). Additional responsibilities include:

  • Prepare cost estimates for business requirements and follow the projects through to completion (deployment).  
  • Research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software.
  • Build strong customer relationships.
  • Track cost schedule and performance of projects.
  • Ensure customer is informed of project status.
  • Create project reports and brief upper management on project status.
  • Work with procurement, engineering and deployment in a matrix organization to achieve project goals.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college preferred with 8-12 years of experience as a project manager, customer service, or IT.
  • Organizational skills to include tracking project costs, schedules and performance.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Develop presentations to brief customers and management.
  • Understand and perform in a matrixed environment.
  • Strong customer relationship management skills.
  • Clearance Requirement: Secret (Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI).

Preferred Qualifications

  • DHS or other government contract experience
  • Knowledge of HEITS processes
  • TS clearance

Original Posting Date:

2024-02-23

While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $87,100.00 – $157,450.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Original Posting Date:

02/22/2024

While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

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