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CACI International AFRICOM Project Manager in International, Germany

Job Description

Are you interested in continuing your career in Europe in a mission focused environment? CACI has established and upcoming positions throughout the European theater supporting multiple customers for the Department of Defense. We are looking for experienced, innovative and motivated IT Specialists to support enablement US AFRICOM’s mission objectives.

What You’ll Get to Do:

CACI has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Project Manager, Senior (PMP). This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, US AFRICOM located OCONUS in Stuttgart, Germany. This position is required to travel OCONUS.

Manages the project work and leads project startup and execution in accordance with task orders. Ensure quality, define and collect metrics and manage overall schedule. Manages fact-finding, analysis, and development of hypothesis/conclusions, production of final reports and delivery of presentations. Must have demonstrated knowledge and experience with project management methodologies in order to work with intricate, multifaceted projects. Manages the overall coordination of IT projects, from planning through implementation. Sets project scope, priorities, and deadlines, as well as the schedule for deliverables. Facilitates discussions and consensus among the various project stakeholders. Monitors, adjusts and reports on project performance, budget, and schedule. Tracks administration of systems/environment solutions for multiple projects with varying schedules. Interfaces with vendors as required. Supports the planning of system/environment requirements for individual projects. May provide work direction and guidance to others.

Prepares and presents program level management reviews of project performance. Responsible for preparing, updating, and distributing project management products, such as PERT/CPM charts, and major milestone calendars required for overall program management. Monitors and tracks identified events in each individual project and tracks the interdependencies of all schedules, resulting in an overall master schedule. Responsible for specifying scheduling and graphics tools to support management of DISN programs. Produces management reports for personnel and contractual resources. Provides functional guidance, supervision, technical support, training, and quality assurance/quality control as necessary. Supports senior staff as required and ensures customer requirements and project milestones are met. Provide project management support aligned with PMBOK, as well as industry practices for engineering projects. Provide project management services pertaining to IT services and the supporting IT infrastructure in support of the requirements of US AFRICOM. Support site surveys, develop project charters, develop baselines, create Work Breakdown Structures (WBSs)

More About the Role:

Provide project management services pertaining to IT Services and the supporting IT infrastructure in support of US AFRICOM requirements. Follow PMBOK guidance as the industry best practice for Initiation and Planning, Execution, Monitoring/Control and Closeout of government approved AFRICOM projects. Prepares and presents program level management reviews of project performance. Responsible for preparing, updating, and distributing project management products, such as PERT/CPM charts, and major milestone calendars required for overall program management. Monitors and tracks identified events in each individual project and tracks the interdependencies of all schedules, resulting in an overall master schedule. Responsible for specifying scheduling and graphics tools to support management of DISN programs. Produces management reports for personnel and contractual resources. Develops work breakdown structures and prepares charts, tables, graphs, and diagrams to assist in analyzing problems and making recommendations. Develops AFRICOM specific best practices for project management and mentors juniors project managers in applying the AFRICOM project management standards.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Currently hold an adjudicated Secret Clearance and be able to maintain

  • A thorough understanding and experience with PMBOK

  • Experience communicating with senior level stakeholders.

  • BA/BS + 3 years recent specialized or AA/AS + 5 years recent specialized or a major cert +7 years recent specialized or 9 years of recent specialized experience

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

  • ITIL V3 Certification (obtainable within 6 months)

  • TESA eligibility

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • CompTIA Security + (IAT Level II or greater)

  • ITIL v3 - Foundation

  • Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs

  • Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards

  • MCSA and/or CCNA

  • Incident and Problem Management Experience

  • Experience working in a Combatant Command

CITS III

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

DE-International--GERMANY

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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