IT Project Manager

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Frederick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ100966

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the Government, we enable grant-making agencies to address crucial challenges affecting the health and well-being of the American public and our military service members. By leveraging subject matter expertise, information technology and rigorous process management, GDIT supports evidence-based investments in biomedical research projects. We take great pride in helping the Government to find and fund research with the potential to make a positive impact.

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 an IT Project Manager joining our team to support a highly-regarded Department of Defense agency with responsibility for more than a billion dollars of research funding annually.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an IT Project Manager, you will be trusted to work collaboratively with the Government to manage the development and enhancement of an agency-specific grant application receipt system, as well the operational and service desk functions that support a growing community of stakeholders. In this role, a typical day may include:

  • Communicating with Government stakeholders (scientific program managers, IT professionals, and senior leadership) to discuss new requirements, process changes, or operational questions and issues;
  • Coordinating with GDIT’s program management, scientific and administrative teams on tasks and deliverables dependent on this application receipt system;
  • Ensuring adherence to best practices for Agile software development, service desk management and system security;
  • Preparation, review or update of task order budgets, schedules, contractual documents, customer invoices;
  • Coaching, mentoring, motivating and supervising project team members and sub-contractors;
  • Your success will be measured through our collective success in exceeding expectations as evidenced by established quality metrics and customer feedback.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related areas;
  • 5 or more years of project management experience;
  • Demonstrated experience with an Agile software development methodology;
  • The ability to prioritize among competing tasks in a fast-paced, highly-visible role;
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance

Preferred qualifications:

  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Knowledge or experience in the grants management domain
  • Experience with the Department of Defense Risk Management Framework


  • Full-flex work week
  • 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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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.