Project / Task Manager Senior

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Washington, District of Columbia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Agile Project Management

Relationship Management

Task Execution

REQ#: RQ171263
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, project management 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 a Senior Project Manager joining our team to support the Department of State contract leading surge projects and optional task order support.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Project Manager supporting the Department of State IRM program, you will be trusted to lead a wide variety of special projects, surge, and optional task order. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Working with the PM, program staff and corporate support to response to government directed optional task and directed surge support work as well as internal directed projects.
  • Developing technical response, staffing plans, costs in response to government solicitations.
  • Providing technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned project or task(s). 
  • Reviewing status of projects and budgets, manages schedules, and prepares status reports.
  • Assessing project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. 
  • Tracking scope, cost, schedule, and performing assigned project or task(s). 
  • Managing/directing resources required to perform assigned project or task(s).
  • Providing technical, administrative, and operational management of assigned projects, including contract and subcontractor management.
  • Supervise assigned staff, includes subordinate supervisors and managers.
  • Leading project staff from matrixed organizations
  • Develops technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting.
  • Conduct planning and provide recommendations to client on project requirements.
  • Manage risk tracking process for assigned projects. 
  • Attend customer meetings and serves as primary client liaison.
  • Work with vendors, other organizations and agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.
  • Coordinate development of deliverables and products.
  • Ensures quality assurance of project deliverables.
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participate in special projects as required.



  • BA / BS required (MS preferred)
  • 5+ years of related experience as a PM
  • Experience with Agile and SAFe
  • Minimum of active Secret clearance and ability to obtain Top Secret
  • Program Management Professional desired
  • ITIL4 Certification desired


  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.