We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
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We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Program Manager joining our team to support the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) customer activities in the Atlanta, GA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Program Manager supporting the CDC customer, you will be trusted to to manage a complex information technology program supporting one of our clients at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Program Manager will apply methods and maintain tools to track program, project, and task performance data, including cost, schedule, and performance data. The candidate will manage a large team of team leads, technical resources, and subcontractors. The candidate will support all facets of contract administration and delivery including financials, monthly corporate reporting, subcontractor management, staffing, timesheets, invoicing, and documentation required by the company and CDC. Further, the candidate will support financial reporting components of the program to include capturing and maintaining quantity-based statistics to maintain forecasting and actuals, and generation of monthly invoices. Tasks may include planning, initiating, managing, executing, and closing out small and large-scale projects in support of the department’s mission. The candidate will interact extensively with CDC business stakeholders, CDC line of business leadership, CDC system/product owners, and the COR, and is expected to document and resolve any issues that arise.
In this role, a typical day will include:
Provide program management services on operations and maintenance and implementation initiatives.
Manage and lead multiple Task Orders and Task Order Leads as a cohesive large-scale program.
Supports efforts through design, development, and implementation of organizational and technical initiatives.
Identifies leading practices and operational improvements and creates and assesses performance measurements.
Collaborate with client to define future state vision, and plan and execute roadmap from current state to future state.
Generate milestone schedules to deliver functionality for target state of financial applications, and periodically provide updates on progress and deviations affecting schedule or quality
For each application, assess risks, constraints, and resources required to meet client objectives for each financial application
Document CDC requests via Action Items and develop materials to respond to these requests
Prepare ad hoc and periodic (weekly, monthly, quarterly) presentations and reports and present them to CDC stakeholder(s)
Capture and report on quantity-based performance metrics used to track core project functions for status reporting and invoicing
Utilize professional judgment, critical thinking skills and research to improve program processes and resolve issues affecting program performance
Manage the program’s risk management process, on/off-boarding processes, status reporting, and support Action Item management.
Manage on-time submission of quality contract deliverables to CDC
Manage program financials, forecasts, ETC and EAC, and not-to-exceed funding ceilings
Proactively engage GDIT support organizations for effective delivery of program services, i.e. Contracts management, Sub-Contracts management, Financial management, Human Resources, Line of Business management.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, Management, or other technically related discipline with 5+ years of relevant experience or no relevant degree and 7+ years of relevant experience.
Experience running multiple Software Development Projects
Experience with Agile software development
Experience with design, development, enhancement, and operation and maintenance of IT products
Must have demonstrated experience managing Federal and/or commercial implementations and/or O&M of enterprise-wide financial, budgeting, and/or acquisitions applications, or equivalent applications.
Must have increasingly responsible experience defining, implementing, and managing project processes
Must have increasingly responsible experience leading software development or business process automation projects or programs
Must have increasingly responsible experience managing contracts or task orders of similar scope, size, and complexity
Must have demonstrated experience presenting to and engaging with client leadership
Good team player, able to manage multiple assignments, and adapt to changing client needs
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present to business leaders
SDLC experience, change management, agile development, Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification ITIL v3 or v4 Foundation certification Scrum Master certification Master of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other technically related discipline, or MBA. Previous Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) experience Experience in managing teams in a Cloud environment
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Diverse, highly collaborative teams
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
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The likely salary range for this position is $103,272 - $172,453, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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 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.