Abacus Technology is seeking a Project Manager to oversee a team providing configuration and change management for the Air National Guard. This is a full-time position.
Provide technical and non-technical project management support in support of information technology (IT) projects. Learn and understand the functionality of the projects being supported. Review and analyze anticipated changes to the project requirements in line with the change management process. Write reports and customer presentations in conjunction with government requests. Assign work to supporting team members, such as the task of coordinating and documenting project meetings. Assist in preparing and updating plans including project plans, deployment plans, and other plans. Prepare and update project schedules and ensure that the project’s activities and results can be coordinated and integrated into a Master Schedule. Monitor project schedules and communicate project dependencies. Compile needed information as requested by the government. Identify training and orientation needs and oversee scheduling. Participate in senior management meetings as directed. Contribute to review of work products produced both internally and externally by other contractors. Perform budget development, resource allocation, and scope management. Monitor and report project risks. Support audits, as tasked.
10 years experience including at least 5 years in a project or program management role. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Solid background in a technical field. Experience overseeing all phases of the project life cycle. Must be able to work closely with technical teams and government program managers with equal efficiency. Knowledgeable of MS Project or similar tool. Must be highly motivated and assertive. Communication and organizational skills are critical. Must be a US citizen and hold a current Top Secret clearance with SCI access (TS/SCI).
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.