Project Coordinator - CDC

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Atlanta, Georgia

REQ#: RQ103657

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT has an opportunity for a Project Coordinator to join our team supporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Influenza Coordination Unit (ICU) team.

In this role you will provide management support for CDCs Text Illness Monitoring (TIM) system and other programs within ICU as needed.


  • Facilitate meetings with CDC leadership and external partners.

  • Gather system requirements.

  • Develop and update communication materials for TIM users.

  • Develop and update processes to effectively support TIM activities.

  • Create and present reports on TIM status to response leadership as requested.

  • Provide technical assistance to TIM users.

  • Coordinate with the TIM vendor on enhancements and other activities.

  • Provide data analysis (via R, SAS, or STATA) and informatics support on system data and evaluation results


Required Skills and Experience

  • Masters degree (or equivalent experience)

  • 10+ years of related work experience

  • Experience providing technical assistance in support of an IT system

  • Effective organization and communication skills

  • Experience working with/in the CDC

Desired Skill and Experience

  • Masters degree in Public Health strongly preferred

  • 2+ years of leading projects strongly preferred

  • Complex project management, partner engagement, requirements gathering, and meeting facilitation experience

  • Experience with rapidly developing and implementing digital/tech and data solutions


  • Problem solver with ability to identify issues and find solutions independently while staying with CDC protocols

  • Flexibility in work assignments and tasks and having the ability to shift priorities quickly

  • Strong verbal and written communication

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.