Job ID: 215342
Location: WASHINGTON, DC, United States
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Project Analyst
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Project Manager to join our team supporting an important US government agency in the National Capital Region. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a team that engineers and implements upgrades and changes to critical IT systems and applications. The customer manages and maintains a roadmap of IT infrastructure projects and upgrades that are prioritized and tasked to support contractors. Major projects will include Azure and Microsoft Dynamics migrations, RedHat (RHEL) and Windows 10 operating system upgrades, JAVA Runtime Edition(JRE) updates across the enterprise, a full implementation of enterprise identity and access management (IAM) tools and associated services, datacenter migrations and more. These are just a few examples of the important tasks and projects for which the project manager in this position would be responsible for leading and managing. Project managers provide leadership and direction to cross-functional project teams comprised of systems engineers, test engineers, systems administrators, database administrators, project sponsors and others. Project managers are responsible for scope, schedule, and quality performance of IT project teams. Responsibilities also include managing scope, coordinating stakeholder participation, assessing and mitigating risks, reporting progress against plan, and collecting lessons learned.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree with 10+ years’ of project management experience in a technical environment with a variety of IT systems. At least five of those years of experience must be leading the execution of IT projects in a project or task manager role.
REQUIRED SKILLS: PMP Certification required. The successful candidate must also have broad knowledge of current information technology systems, infrastructures, and technologies.
Candidate must also have strong communication skills and the ability to interact with a large community of stakeholders. Candidates must possess leadership skills to successfully manage diverse teams. All candidates for consideration must be eligible to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance.
DESIRED SKILLS: A solid understanding of requirements analysis and verification. ITIL Foundation certification is a plus. Strong understanding of IT Infrastructure projects and technical experience (certifications preferred) in Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle 12c+ Database and Fusion Middleware migrations, etc. are also a plus. A strong working knowledge of network technologies and concepts, Active Directory, Windows 10 OS, and Desktop and cloud applications such as Office365 and SharePoint Online.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.