Project Management Planner (Warfighter Brain Health) PMP Required

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Silver Spring, Maryland

REQ#: RQ130870

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is hiring a Project Management Planner (PMP) to support the Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence (TBI CoE) located at their HQ in Silver Spring, MD.

TBICoE is a congressionally mandated collaboration of the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to promote state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe traumatic brain injury.

Learn More here- Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence |

The Project Management Planner (PMP) is a subject matter expert in the planning and execution of a variety of projects. The PMP is responsible, in collaboration with the TBICoE lead, for planning and overseeing of projects

from initiation to close (i.e. cradle to the grave) in order to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget. Project managers develop plans giving significant considerations and monitoring of resources allocated to the

project. They also monitor progress of the project in order to keep stakeholders informed of the status of the project. The PMP can expect to be involved in a wide variety of projects, including but not limited to projects involving

clinical recommendations and tools, education products, dissemination and implementation projects, research projects, and communication projects.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Work with TBICoE to define a project and then create a process to bring the project to fruition. This includes setting and managing staffs’ expectations, developing a detailed project plan, defining the scope of the project and making recommendations on the assignment of team members to specific tasks.
  • Ensure the project is appropriately described in order to prevent or minimize any mission creep.
  • In collaboration with the TBICoE lead, will create an accurate timeline of project completion to ensuring tasks are finished on time and within the confines of the plan. This also requires the PMP to remain aware of the status and progress of the various projects they oversee.
  • Track project performance, in order to analyze the successful completion of short and long term goals. This will also require the PMP to measure performance by utilizing appropriate project management tools and techniques
  • Anticipate delays or roadblocks that may impact the project. They are then responsible for keeping the team and leadership aware of the issue as well as the impact. They will use their experience and training to problem solve the issue in order to keep control of a project and to keep the project on track.
  • Monitor the allocation of resources assigned to a project in order to keep the TBICoE lead aware of any risk or over burn of resources.
  • Assisting with coordination of internal resources and when required with third party vendors for the successful execution of the project(s).
  • Upon conclusion of a project, the PMP will evaluate the plans efficiency and effectiveness. This is a critical step in order to accurately identify what went well as well as what went wrong with the project. This process can lead to the identification of issues that can be used to prevent similar issues in future projects.

What You'll Need:

  • Master’s degree in an appropriate field. Bachelor’s degree, may be considered with the approval from the customer.
  • Project Management Professional certification.
  • 5+ years of experience as a certified PMP overseeing a variety of projects within the healthcare arena.
  • Must have experience in project management planning and its applicable tools.
  • Possess the knowledge of and be able to work with a wide variety of staff, including military and civilian clinicians, researchers, educators and administrators.
  • Must have a proven ability to creatively solve problems as well as excellent analytical skills.
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate in stressful environments.

What Would Be Even Better:

  • Additional training in the area of project management and PMP certification preferred.


  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you  
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career 
  • 401K with company match 
  • ·Diverse, highly collaborative teams 






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.

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