Project Manager

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Project/Task Management
Location
Ridgecrest, California

REQ#: RQ69792

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Come Join Our Team! GDIT is a government contractor providing professional and technical services to various government agencies (i.e. defense). We are currently looking for a Project Manager to join our winning team. The individual hired for this position will provide support for our government customer, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD). This is your opportunity to work in technically advanced, positive, and productive environment. Will serve as an interface and point of contact with Government program authorities on technical and program/project issues. Will assist the GDIT Program Manager in overseeing contractor execution of the contract requirements and employment of program/project resources at customer site. Contributes to completion of milestones associated with specific engineering projects.

NAWCWD primarily operates in two Southern California locations: China Lake and Point Mugu, CA. China Lake Naval Weapons Station experienced earthquakes that caused damage and impacted NAWCWD mission operations. In order to provide improved service capabilities to current and future NAVAIR operations, NAWCWD is modernizing and optimizing the infrastructure that currently supports weapons development and testing activities.

Job skills / activities:

  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational management of assigned project or tasks, including contract and subcontractor management.
  • Participate in the development of technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting.
  • Conduct planning and provide recommendations to Program Manager and client on task workload.
  • Manage risk within the Program risk management process.
  • Attend customer meetings and serve as client liaison as necessary.
  • Interact with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client and/or Program Manager.
  • Coordinate development of deliverables and products.
  • Ensure quality assurance of project deliverables.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participate in special projects as required.


SCOPE: Manages one or more small to medium sized teams focused on a few or multiple areas. Low to Medium complexity.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of related work experience

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.