Project Manager - CDC

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Atlanta, Georgia

REQ#: RQ73995 Project Manager - CDC (Open)

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

GDIT has an opportunity for a Project Manager to join our team supporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 response team.

In this role you will provide project management support for CDCs Text Illness Monitoring (TIM) system.

This is a temporary position until May 24, 2021 with the possibility of it being extended.


  • Facilitate meetings with CDC leadership and external partners.

  • Gather system requirements.

  • Develop and update communication materials for TIM users.

  • Develop and update processes to effectively support TIM activities.

  • Create and present reports on TIM status to response leadership as requested.

  • Provide technical assistance to TIM users.

  • Coordinate with the TIM vendor on enhancements and other activities.

  • Provide data analysis (via R, SAS, or STATA) and informatics support on system data and evaluation results


Required Skills and Experience

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)

  • 5+ years of related work experience

  • Experience providing technical assistance in support of an IT system

  • Effective organization and communication skills

  • Experience working with/in the CDC

Desired Skill and Experience

  • Masters degree in Public Health strongly preferred

  • 2+ years of leading projects strongly preferred

  • Complex project management, partner engagement, requirements gathering, and meeting facilitation experience

  • Experience with rapidly developing and implementing digital/tech and data solutions


  • Problem solver with ability to identify issues and find solutions independently while staying with CDC protocols

  • Flexibility in work assignments and tasks and having the ability to shift priorities quickly

  • Strong verbal and written communication

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.