Jr. Project Manager

Clearance Level
Program Management
Bethesda, Maryland

REQ#: RQ99928

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) Information Technology Branch (ITB) supports all IT functions, including Infrastructure (Computing, Storage, Desktop Support) and Application Development in support of its scientists, researchers and management. GDIT provides this support with its highly knowledgeable staff of Storage, Unix, Windows engineers, Application developers and Project Managers. The Project Manager will work with GDIT staff and NHGRI Federal employees to execute projects, as well as report and present status to GDIT and NHGRI management.

Employees are currently working remotely but will be expected to work at the client site full time once COVID restrictions are lifted.

In this role a typical day will include:

  • Managing  projects involving IT Infrastructure (Unix, Windows, Storage, Networks).
  • Creating Project schedules
  • Monitoring project status and analyzing Risks
  • Working closely with Senior Project Manager to assess risks and escalate issues
  • Presenting project status to NHGRI management
  • Working with Security Leads for ATO and SIA approvals
  • Interacting with GDIT Infrastructure Engineers and Application Developers

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/BA (or equivalent) and two years or related experience
  • Minimum of two years experience in project management involving IT Infrastructure (Unix, Windows, Storage, Networks)
  • Experience in using Microsoft Teams and SharePoint navigation
  • Experience with MS Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience working in AWS or have AWS certification(s)
  • Experience working with SharePoint developers

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.