Cybersecurity Project/Task Senior Manager, Government Clearance Required

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Category
Project/Task Management
Location
Sterling, Virginia

REQ#: RQ123077

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on several Cybersecurity Project Manager joining our team to support Department of State activities at Sterling, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cybersecurity Project Manager supporting Department of State (DoS) Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) deployment, you will be trusted to secure DoS CSfC services.  Reporting to the Deputy Program Manager, you will be responsible for strengthening the defensive posture and cyber defense operational readiness of a CSfC deployment through building a project schedule and integrating the activities with numerous stakeholder schedules and competing priorities.  Successful candidate is fluent in cybersecurity technologies and information systems; able to readily translate technical staff jargon into actionable tasks with reliable durations.


 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with internal teams and external organizations.
    • Each project will follow NSA’s Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) framework guidance and serve as baseline activities current and future for scheduling tasks.
  • Results-focused by successfully and continually communicating expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising results.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Contributes to team effort by assisting team members with accomplishing milestone deliverables, including but not limited to weekly brief, monthly status report, meeting minutes, and ad-hoc reporting.
  • Maintains the organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing solutions.
  • Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented.
  • Preserves assets by implementing risk register
  • Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
  • Information Technology (IT) Project Manager Skills and Qualifications:
    • Technical Management, Technical Understanding, Analyzing Information, Informing Others, Problem Solving, Data Center Management, Cloud Services Management, Coordination, Strategic Planning, Quality Management.
  • Manages and is responsible for the successful completion of all tasks in assigned project.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • BA/BS Degree with 5 years (8 years preferred) of project management experience with an ITSM and PMP certification is desired. 
  • Five plus years of technical experience
  • PMP Certified required, Agile knowledge desired
  • Demonstrate proven experience (with tangible outcomes and results), a can-do attitude, an ability to influence internal and external customers, and a leadership and communication style required to foster agreement and productive outcomes
  • Become fluent in CSfC solutions and services within 30 days of hire. Translating IT and cyber activities to adhere to a CSfC program.
  • Embrace and embody GDIT’s of Commitment, Impact, Integrity, Imagination, and Agility
  • Active Interim Secret Security clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI
  • Demonstrable mastery of MS Project
  • Experience using Microsoft Office including MS Visio, MS Word, MS Excel and other appropriate tools.
  • Strong English communication skills with ability to lead working groups, communicating clearly and succinctly in written and oral presentations
  • Ability to work 100% on-site

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About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.