Project Manager

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Full Time
Work from home not available Travel required to 25%.

Job Description

Position: Project Manager
Location: Herndon, VA

Exostar - The Company:
  • We re a solid company founded in 2000 and still quickly growing
  • We have won multiple industry awards serving fast-growth industries with emergent technology

Exostar - The Employer:
  • We believe in employee development: we promote internally and provide training and educational assistance
  • We provide a fun, engaged workplace, with monthly social and community-building events
  • We offer comprehensive benefits and PTO plans, including a holiday break between Christmas and New Year s Day

Your day, if you join us:
  • Managing all aspects of customer engagements by assignment.
  • Technical Implementation planning and documentation, including Project plans, budget, invoicing, revenue recognition, solution design deployment guides, and cross-functional accountability.
  • Assisting with pre-sales and post sales activities tied to the client\u0027s software portfolio.
  • Pre-sales include implementation of a proof of concept when necessary, sales engagement in a supporting role on technical discussions and project scope definitions.
  • Post-sales include architecture design of the solution to deploy, project implementation, supporting company s best practices in testing, and production rollout.
  • Continually measuring and improving business process structure to improve all aspects of our client services approach with customers
  • Providing internal and external team members direction and leadership through all phases of client focused delivery execution
  • Facilitating and leading the success of applications integrating with internal core platforms.
  • Being the neutral channel for customer feedback for Executive Management
  • Establishing key metrics to determine and improve customer satisfaction
  • Recommending and help implement the organization and business process change required to make Exostar a leading services provider to our target markets

You meet our must haves for this role if:
  • Must be U.S. Citizen, per client requirements
  • Bachelor s degree
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant technical experience with pre-sales and post-sales support, and related work experience.
  • Experience in managing medium to large scale projects, both development and deployment oriented
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience supporting Commercial Web Applications, that are deployed multi-tier, highly available, multi-threaded, scalable architecture
  • Strong Application support skills for the application that are built on Java based technology is essential
  • Expert proficiency with Java-based application servers such as Apache Tomcat and JBOSS is essential
  • Aerospace and Defense, Life Sciences or related industry experience
  • Good understanding of IT security concepts and technologies (2FA, PKI, LDAP).
  • Experience with tools like JIRA, Confluence, MS Project, and MS Office Suite.
  • Experience with standards/technologies, such as SOAP or XML, HTTPS, RPC, Java, and SQL
  • Good troubleshooting skills in Windows, as well as a good understanding of key network (DHCP, DNS, Kerberos) and ability to learn complex e-business and SAAS business models.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Experience with technical documentation
  • Interface with agile product development
  • Proven leadership in managing organizations
  • Proven leadership in managing clients and partners in delivering value added business solutions in program and project structures
  • Ownership of configuration settings and dependencies for the assigned applications
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to multi task and make decisions independently
  • Motivated personality who is able to proactively identify additional ways to add value to a integration team
  • Strong self-motivation and sense of ownership
  • Travel up to 25%

You re exactly who we re looking for if:
  • Programming experience a plus but not a requirement
  • Knowledge of any one of the scripting languages, such as Shell Scripting or PERL etc.
  • Application security experience with PKI infrastructure including asymmetric and symmetric encryption/decryption, security certificates, and SSL are highly desirable for this position
  • Understanding of Web Single Sign On technologies such as SAML, WS-FED and OAUTH are a plus.
  • Experience with any product such as Apache HTTP Server, SharePoint, ADFS, PING Federate or Oracle Identity Federation Service is desirable

Exostar offers cloud-based solutions to help companies in highly regulated industries mitigate risk, solve identity, and access challenges. Organizations leverage Exostar solutions to help them collaborate securely, efficiently, and compliantly with their partners and suppliers. Exostar provides connect-once, collect-once, certify-once access to partners. This strengthens security, reduces expenditures, and raises productivity so organizations can better meet contractual, regulatory, and time-to-market objectives.

Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Herndon, VA, Exostar s solutions are used by over 135,000 organizations in over 150 countries worldwide. Exostar s A&D customers include global market leaders such as BAE Systems, Boeing, CSC, Honeywell, Huntington Ingalls Industries, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, and Rolls-Royce.

Exostar is an Equal Employment Employer. The company provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability status or genetic information. Exostar is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons in all facets of employment including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, training, benefits, transfers and working conditions.
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Position Id : 79584f0d-fd4d-4aec-9c20-37affa300d34
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