Project/Task Sr Manager

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ68624

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is currently searching for a Program Manager/Task Order Manager for the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).  Qualified candidates will have extensive experience managing projects and task orders for the USPTO.  Here is a detailed breakdown of the position and the desired experience:

Job Description

  • Serves as the senior level project manager for one or more unique, complex task order (or a group of task orders)
  • Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned task order(s)
  • Shall assist the Program Manager in working with the Government Contracting Officer, the task order-level TOMs, Government management personnel and customer agency representatives
  • Overall management of task orders, including scope, schedule, costs, risks, and resources
  • Lead one or more multi-disciplinary teams to deliver excellent products and services
  • Assist the Program Manager in working with the Contracting Officer, Contracting Officer's Representative, Product Owner, Task Order Managers, and other government and contractor personnel
  • Perform enterprise-wide horizontal integration planning
  • Directs and controls activities for a client, having overall responsibility for financial management, methods, and staffing to ensure that technical requirements are met
    • Interactions involve client negotiations and interfacing with senior management
  • Communicate credibly with a wide range of IT delivery disciplines and talent
  • Continually keep abreast of USPTO's evolving IT environment and identify risks or opportunities for improvement
  • Analyzes new and complex project related problems and creates innovative solutions involving finance, scheduling, technology, methodology, tools, and solution components
  • Reviews and approves documentation and diagrams created by team members (e.g., system specifications, SDLC documents, etc.). Writes documentation, including technical standards, design docs, and processes
  • Identifies opportunities for continuous quality improvement of technical standards
  • Thoroughly understands and complies with IT policies and procedures, especially those for quality and productivity standards that enable the team to meet established client service levels. Thoroughly understands and complies with Information Security policies and procedures, and verifies deliverables meet Information Security requirements
  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned
  • Perform business development functions and lead and write proposal responses in coordination with the Program Manager

Desired Experience:

  • Extensive USPTO Experience
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent discipline
  • 12+ years of progressive industry experience or 14+ years of progressive industry experience with another type of degree
  • PMP, ITIL v3, and Scrum Master Certifications are highly preferred
  • Experience in managing the delivery, ongoing success, and continuous improvement of complex business oriented software solution efforts
  • 12 plus years of experience managing a wide range of IT-related projects including:
    • Custom systems development
    • COTS implementation, operations and maintenance
    • Modernization of existing systems and processes using a variety of methodologies such as SDLC, Agile, and DevSecOps
  • Demonstrated expertise with a variety of project management tools for scheduling, risk management, and financial control
  • Domain and expert technical knowledge in project management and has successfully managed projects of similar scope and size

Knowledge in managing projects with MULTIPLE of the following Development Tools/Methodologies:

JDK 1.8, JavaScript familiarity, JUnit, Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Tomcat, Quartz SQL, Oracle 12c, MyBatis, Linux, Experience with stateless application architecture using Load Balancers, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Ext JS, Angular, Karma, Jasmine, SVN, Maven, RESTful Web Service, Agile, Rally, MS Project Professional 2010, SharePoint 2010, Microsoft Office 2010 (Excel, Word and PowerPoint), Java EE technologies (JAX-RS), Swagger, XML, JAX XML Technologies (JAXB, JAXP), LAMP, Apache Roller Oracle 11g (Including PL/SQL programming), MySQL MyBatis, Hibernate, Java Persistence API (JPA), Apache Cassandra, WebSphere, WebSphere Portal Server, JBoss, Process Server, WSAD, Alfresco, Ruby, BPEL, Groovy, PHP, TestComplete, Selenium, Spring Core (3.2), Spring Persistence (3.2), Spring Security (3.2), Spring LDAP (1.0), Spring Web Flow (2.0), Spring Web Services (2.5), Grails, Spring Test, Solr.

    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.