Client First Technologies IT Program Manager Washington, DC · Full time

Client First Technologies currently is seeking an experienced Program Manager who will lead and work as a part of a team to apply their knowledge to manage a program of multiple logistics / supply chain related projects.

Description

This is a full-time, on-site position supporting our federal customer in Washington, DC. CFT offers a full benefits package, a collaborative work environment and strong company culture. Veterans and military spouses are encouraged to apply.

 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Responsible for developing cost projections, and reporting cost, formulating, and enforcing work standards, assist with integration work groups and activities across the Directorates
  • Review and resolve work discrepancies
  • Direct and monitor lower-level managers, business, and technical staff
  • Lead cross-functional technical teams to achieve program results
  • Facilitate the planning process and development of program plans
  • Perform enterprise-wide integration planning and interfaces to other functional systems
  • Guide planning sessions that result in inputs to the visual plan, the business/programmatic integration forum, and the program management plans
  • Convert concepts into documentation and presentations
  • Support crafting program responses, reviews, technical editing, and coordination of multiple tasks and initiatives
  • Prepare program documentation, templates, and briefings
  • Provide regular updates to stakeholders to support decision making
  • Support the development and ongoing sustainment of an Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) using Microsoft Project
  • Train Program Office personnel on the IMS
  • Develop a Requirements Management Plan and schedule
  • Review and Analyze Business Process Mappings (BPR) and make recommendations for process improvement
  • Develop and maintain a requirements tracker

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, Masters Degree in a business or technical field preferred
  • Relevant certification (e.g., Project Management Professional (PMP), SAFe Certification) preferred
  • 10 years program management experience
  • Experience in managing complex multidisciplinary business, advanced technology, research, or development programs
  • Experience in project management, managing requirements, requirements workflows, and business process narrative development
  • Experience in developing and maintaining an Integrated Master Schedule with Microsoft Project
  • Experience with Agile methods, including SAFe
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Project, SharePoint, and Atlassian Jira

 

Physical Demands

  •  Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time.

 

Required Clearances and Screenings

The ability to successfully satisfy a Veterans Affairs Tier 2/Moderate Risk Background Investigation. A current VA background investigation (or equivalent – e.g., DoD Tier 3/Secret) is preferred.

 


COVID-19 Protocols: As a federal contractor, CFT is required to comply with COVID-19 protocols applicable to the agency, facility, and location. All COVID-19 requirements are in line with government policies and CDC guidance applicable at the time.


CFT is a proud equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status. Discrimination nor harassment are tolerated.