Leidos Government Health & Safety Solutions group currently has openings for Project Managers to support Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA.
This position is contingent upon contract award.
The successful candidate will serve as the project manager typically responsible for organizing, directing, and managing all aspects of project execution for a portfolio of software applications. It involves the development of concurrent software and/or infrastructure projects. In collaboration with other team members, the project manager will provide direction of project activities, manage and maintain interface with customer organization, consult with customer and contractor personnel to formulate and review task plans and deliverables, ensure conformance with program and project task schedules and costs and contractual obligations. The project manager will establish and provide technical and financial reports to show progress of projects to management and customers, organize and assign responsibilities to subordinates, oversee the successful completion of all assigned tasks, and assume the initiative and provide support to marketing personnel in identifying and acquiring potential business.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
A Bachelor’s degree and between 8-10 years of experience working as a Project Manager Experience managing software maintenance and development projects using Scrum or other agile methods Experience managing CDC and/or other federal agencies system development projects through their governance life cycle from initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing project Extensive experience in creating and managing all project management artifacts including project management plans. Required experience documenting and tracking issues and risks, facilitating and leading meetings, and creating appropriate documentation. Experience managing cost, schedule, and performance of projects using both agile and traditional methods Experience leading multiple teams consisting of both technical and non-technical staff Hands on experience with using MS Project Experience in serving as a liaison to both internal and external customers. Excellent people, analytical, technical, planning, and organizational skills. Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills.
Preferred skills include:
Experience with coordinating HHS and/or CDC Enterprise Performance Life Cycle (EPLC) governance process A PMP certification Agile certification such as PMI-ACP, Scrum Master, SAFe, or similar qualifications Understanding of Electronic Health Record and medical coding Previous experience developing and supporting data analytic systems and solutions Experience supporting and managing secure data interchanges of sensitive clinical and administrative data with PII and PHI
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:NACI
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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