Senior Project Manager Apply Job ID 1683726 Location Washington DC, District of Columbia, United States Clearance
Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We are a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.
Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways through competitive salaries and benefits packages, and with opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.
Perspecta's talented and robust workforce14,000 strongstands ready to welcome you to the team. Let us make an impact together.
Senior Project Manager
Perspecta has an immediate need for a Senior Project Manager in Washington, DC.
Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned projects and provide a single point of contact for those projects.
From original concept, takes projects through final implementation.
Interface with all areas affected by the project, including end users, computer services and client services.
Define project scope and objectives.
Develop detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports.
Conduct project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis.
Ensure adherence to quality standards and review project deliverables.
Manage the integration of vendor tasks and track and review vendor deliverables.
Provide technical and analytical guidance to project team.
Recommend and take action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.
Perform all functional duties independently.
Work on high-visibility programs or mission critical aspects of assigned program(s).
Oversee the efforts of direct reporting resources and/or is responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.
A degree from an accredited College/University in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline is preferred.
A minimum of ten (10) years' experience in project management or related field, preferably in the area of software application development and/or related field.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred.
Ability to perform all functional duties independently on high-visibility programs or mission critical aspects of a given program.
Oversee the efforts of direct reporting resources and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.
Experience training/mentoring less experienced personnel.
Broad knowledge of project management disciplines as outlined in the Project Management Body of Knowledge.
Extensive experience with managing software application development projects of various sizes, including client interaction and meeting facilitation.
Solid experience defining project scope, developing work plans and project schedules, preparing project estimates, developing resource plans and compiling project status reports.
Extensive experience managing heterogeneous project teams composed of resources from multiple vendors/organizations.
Considerable experience reviewing software documentation such as requirements specifications, design documents, manuals, test plans/cases, test scripts and test reports.
Excellent communication skills.
This position requires United States Citizenship, or a valid Green Card/ have lived in the US for the past 5 years and eligibility to apply for/obtain a permanent Postal Clearance.
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