Location: Maryland - Columbia

Position City: Columbia

Position State:  

Position Zip Code: 21045

Country: United States


We are seeking a full-time Information Technical Project Manager in Columbia, MD location. Great opportunity to join a fast-paced cloud service delivery team and advance your career in information technology project management field. 

Candidate must have a good foundational understanding of the following topics:

  • Firewalls 
  • Routing/Switching 
  • Backup Processes
  • Virtual Servers 
  • Storage Area Networks 
  • Load Balancing
  • Databases 
  • Agile Software Development  
  • Computer Clustering
  • System Security 
  • DevOps/DevSecOps 
  • Web Applications
  • Cloud Infrastructure 
  • Windows/Linux Servers 
  • Redundancy Strategies

Position Responsibilities 

  • Establishes, manages, and directs IT projects to deliver on-time, on-budget and result in anticipated value to the customer, resolves or elevates issues as appropriate.
  • Performs project management, monitoring/oversight, analysis, and quality control.
  • Key contact for direct customer support requirements for designated projects.
  • Develops, reviews, negotiates designated project resources and milestones.
  • Participates in project planning, kickoffs, and successful high-quality project execution.
  • Provides technical project management expertise to customers and other business units. 
  • Writes, edits, and presents internal and customer project management and technical reports.
  • Provides weekly status reports for review by Program and Executive Management.
  • Develops work breakdown structures and statements of work.
  • Implements risk mitigation plan(s) / corrective actions.
  • Coordinates with managers on initiatives, priorities, and outreach activities.
  • Works with the technical and information security teams to ensure that coordination and communications are highly effective.
  • Ensure project procedures are up to date, compliant and meet customer requirements.
  • Participate in proposal teaming and development process and present in demo/sales meetings.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related technical field required
  • 3+ years of Information Technology experience
  • Experience leading software development and cloud infrastructure/migration projects
  • Government technology project management/technical experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of project management processes, strategies, and methods
  • Excellent schedule management, organizational and verbal/written communication skills
  • Strong sense of personal accountability regarding decision-making to predict challenges and seek to proactively head-off obstacles
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment promoting teamwork mentality
  • Managerial experience applying analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Solid understanding of Windows, Linux, networking, and cloud technologies
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Office 365 applications including Outlook for email communications, Word for document and proposal development, Excel for financial reporting/modeling, Project for work breakdown structure development and PowerPoint for presentation development.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 1+ years of Project Management experience preferred
  • PMP certification is highly desirable (required within 1 year of your date of hire)
  • Software Development experience and certification is highly desirable

EOE M/F/Disability/Vet

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