IT Project Manager / Liason

IT Program Manager, IT Project Manager
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Security Clearance needed:  TS/SCI

IT Program/Project Manager

Position Location: Chantilly, VA

Position Summary:

Blue Compass seeks to hire an energetic change-maker to support a Federal Government modernization effort. In this role, you will be responsible for contribution and leadership towards a new system to meet mission priorities with a machine-learning and artificial-intelligence component. A successful change-maker knows how to inspire others to find the entrepreneur in themselves.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Translate requirements into product roadmap and convey product vision and goals.
  • Represent Client on an interagency team to create a system for the warfighter and IC.
  • Communicate vision and prepare for Government adoption.
  • Take action to drive issues to resolution.
  • Actively engage customers and key stakeholders to drive business requirement definition and keep all stakeholders informed of progress.
  • Ensure that executive sponsors and others are aware of any potential roadblocks or inability to deliver as committed.
  • Entrepreneurial, can-do approach coupled with a strong desire to make a difference.
  • Ready to challenge the status-quo, and drive innovative ideas.
  • Ability to be a thought leader. Willing to receive mentorship.

Required Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI Government Clearance.
  • BS in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related engineering, scientific or technical discipline
  • Minimum of 15 full years of experience in a related field
  • Effective interpersonal skills to coordinate efforts and work with other internal and external organizations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in developing Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms), Concept of Operations (CONOPs), and high-level integration plans
  • Ability to document system interfaces and communicate interface requirements with other partnering systems

Desired Qualifications:

  • MS in Software Engineering, Comp Sci, Info Systems, Math, or related engineering, scientific or technical discipline
  • Experience in: Innovation mainstreaming model, Design Thinking, Lean Start-up, Business Model Canvas, agile acquisition and market technology analysis,
  • IT entrepreneurial venture capital market/process & Agile Lean Start-up knowledge; Extreme Prototyping methods
  • Experience in customer needs assessment, user persona templates, and leveraging of commercial techniques for evaluation of satisfaction measurement/metrics tools
  • Knowledge of DoD IT architectures and mission applications, both As-Is and To Be

Why Blue Compass?

  • Opportunity for growth within position and within company
  • Work for innovative government clients
  • Contribute to company business development efforts we value our employee s ideas and referrals!
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Flexible schedule (*depending on client)
  • Regular company training and team building activities
  • Collaborative, creative, inclusive and fun team environment

Dice Id : 90802326
Position Id : 6018929
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