Project/Task Lead

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Project/Task Management
Fayetteville, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ116159

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The Project/Task Lead provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned project or task(s) and manages one or more small to medium sized teams focused on a few or multiple areas. Reviews status of projects and budgets, manages schedules, and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.  Responsible for quality, scope, cost, schedule, and performance of assigned project or task(s).  Manages or directs resources required to perform assigned project or task(s).

  • Demonstrated ability to lead; communicates clearly and effectively with customers and stakeholders

  • Provides project updates on a consistent basis to stakeholders as it pertains to strategy, required adjustments, and progress

  • Predicts resources needed to reach objectives and manages resources in an effective and efficient manner

  • Clear understanding of industry best practices, techniques and standards

  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational management of assigned project or tasks, including contract and subcontractor management

  • Typically supervises assigned staff, may include subordinate supervisors

  • Participates in the development of technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting

  • May also perform high level technical services on assigned tasks

  • Conducts planning and provides recommendations to client on task workload

  • Manages risk tracking process

  • Attends customer meetings and may serve as client liaison

  • Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client

  • Coordinates development of deliverables and products

  • Ensures quality assurance of project deliverables

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

  • Participates in special projects as required

Experience Requirements

  • 5+ years of related work experience

  • Documented experience leading teams and projects; solves problems creatively

Education Requirements

  • BA/BS in Information Technology related field, business or equivalent experience required

  • Master’s Degree preferred

Certification Preferred

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

  • Agile/Scrum certification preferred

  • ITIL Foundations or ITIL v3 certification preferred

Security Requirements 

  • Must have fully adjudicated Top Secret-SCI security clearance 


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.