Project Manager - Defense

Location: Blacksburg, VA
Date Posted: 05-01-2018
We are seeking a Project Manager to manage projects within the Department of Defense (DoD). 

What you’ll be doing:
  • Serve as an active manager of projects by implementing meetings, project monitoring, project reporting and managing all assignments relative to projects
  • Work closely with a Technical Project Lead to ensure successful execution of projects
  • Design, analyze, and implement integrated project and schedules
  • Scope Management
  • Time Management (schedules) 
  • Cost Management (prepare cost estimates and budgets)
  • Quality Management 
  • Communications Management 
  • Project Progress / Project Monitoring 
  • Customer Relations Management 
  • Identify work elements of the project
  • Assign work and follow-up as project demands
  • Schedule the project work elements and determine the resources required for each work element
  • Assist with resource balancing
What we want to see:
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related area
  • 3+ years of applicable Project Management experience
  • Applied background in integrating hardware and software components into reliable systems
  • Experienceworking in Research & Development (R&D) environments is preferred
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification desired
  • Must be eligible to obtain Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship required)
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