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Technical Project Manager in McLean, VA at DISYS

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

General Job Responsibilities:

•        Manage a portfolio of complex, fast moving projects in a dynamic environment

•        Drive assigned projects and take ownership for their success – both in terms of project delivery and business outcomes

•        Adeptly juggle customer relationships and project time lines while leading clients through solutions built on the latest web technologies

•        Work directly with clients and client stakeholders

•        Manage current projects and set the stage for follow-on business

•        Willing to learn from and freely share knowledge with others, and comfortable participating in cross functional teams

•        Able to work independently or on a team, and in a fast paced, dynamic environment

•        Natural problem solver with a strong awareness of risk

•        Able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and comfortable with initially undefined projects

•        Work with technical teams to resolve blocking issues to deliver on client requirements

•        Experience with Risk Management and effective mitigations

•        Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

•        Ability to understand business needs, articulate trade-offs, and discuss solutions with both business and development teams

•        Understanding or mastery of scope & change management related issues

•        Demonstrates strong leadership and motivation

•        A deep interest or fluency in emerging technologies

•        Account management background a plus

•        Strong analytical and technical skills

•        Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills

•        Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills

•        Self-driven, independent, and accountable

•        Detail-oriented with a strong sense of curiosity and intense desire to succeed

•        Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

•        Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

•        Good communication skills, ability to present

Project Execution Responsibilities:

•        Experience working on Application development, Salesforce, Systems Integration, Cloud and BI/Analytics proposals; providing content and graphics to support proposals; Sizing/pricing proposals

•        Experience with Testing tools and technologies to include Selenium, QMetry, Automated testing

•        Directs technical teams and facilitates the integration of subtasks to ensure the optimal use of assigned resources and subcontractors

•        Experience with Informatica, ETL, DataStage, and Business Intelligence.

•        Serves as focal point to Management for managing all tasks and subtasks and as Principal Representative for project direction and providing project status updates, including financial status

•        Provides information to Management regarding significant issues, provides recommended solutions in a transparent manner, and takes corrective action to issues brought by Executive Leadership or Contracting Officer Representative

•        Coordinate meetings with key stakeholders

•        Ensures that deliverables achieved and presented as required

•        Develop accurate project timelines and resource estimates as part of the project planning process

•        Provide outstanding project management support including monitoring and reporting on the project progress, issues, risks, and results

•        Define and coordinate UAT efforts for a variety of projects with development team and business users

•        Create and maintain project and system documentation, including development and testing procedures

•        Build and maintain strong relationships beyond the development team to work effectively with technical and non-technical business partners

•        Analyze and resolve production issues working independently or with the support of the development team.

•        Lead teams involved with deployment of new and complex web-based software systems involving multiple customizations and integration points

•        Develop Project Scope Management Plan used to define, manage, control, verify and communicate to the project team and clients

•        Define requirements and use cases for software features and functionality

•        Ability to vet business and technical requirements

Skill Set Requirements:

•        Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Microsoft Project and Visio

•        Intermediate to Advanced Excel knowledge

•        Familiarity with version control systems such as Git and Subversion

•        Experience with Waterfall and Agile software development methodologies

•        Experience with MS Project

•        Solid understanding of web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java, PHP, Python SQL, and/or ASP.NET)

•        Solid understanding and experience with complex systems integration projects

•        Experience with project based financial management

•        Experience with Solution Architecture

•        Experience with Proposal Writing

Additional Requirements:

•        Requires legal authorization to work in the United States 

Job Requirements

•        8+ years of years of Project Management Experience and/or 8+ years of experience in the IT software industry

•        Minimum Bachelor's degree; Science, Business or related disciplines (Master's Preferred)

•        Bachelors or Master’s degree from a 4-year University

At least 7 years Consulting/Agency/IT Services experience in Information Technology 

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.