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CACI International Project Manager in Reston, Virginia

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Project Manager to join our Internet Program. As a Project Manager, you must possess extensive experience in managing Information Technology (IT) projects. You also, must possess a good grasp of IT technologies and systems, along with a good understanding of business drivers, processes, and interests.

Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Utilizing logic and business acumen to offer options and solutions that will address both, technical and functional needs

  • Creating and maintaining project plans for all assigned projects

  • Tracking and reporting on scope, goals, deliverables, resources, budget, and timing

  • Blending creativity, problem solving, and technical skills for refining existing approaches or developing new approaches

  • Presenting and explaining technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding

  • Gathering functional and technical requirements using standard project management/business analysis methodologies to include, but not limited to, interviews, document analysis, requirement workshops, use cases, workflow analysis, etc.

  • Evaluating information gathered and preparing possible solutions to be presented to business units

  • Facilitating and incorporating lessons learned and best practices

  • Implementing project tracking mechanisms to be able to provide timely and concise updates on project progress to

  • senior management and key stakeholders, highlighting areas of risk and capturing key decisions

  • Developing and maintaining effective relationships with key stakeholders, such as mission partners and software vendors

  • Establishing and maintaining a strong working relationship with senior leadership and functional managers throughout business areas

  • Providing advanced support users, to include diagnosing and resolving issues related to systems and applications and customer processing

  • Providing meeting facilitation, including development of meeting agenda and minutes

  • Accurately capturing and monitoring status of action items through effective tracking tools and communication of progress

  • Managing important IT projects

  • Working with internal team members and external partners to develop project plans and communicate status of projects to stakeholders within and outside of the IT group

  • Operating the planning and coordinating activities of division IT projects, to ensure goals and objectives are accomplished within a prescribed time frame and funding parameters.

  • Operating the execution of work plans and activities under the division roadmap in accordance with the Project Management Framework

You will have experience with the following:

  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal and consultative skills, analytical thinking and problem-solving skills, and proven leadership, negotiation, and relationship management skills

  • Must possess excellent presentation skills and the ability to effectively communicate to varying levels of organizational management

  • Must possess strong critical thinking skills and attention to detail

  • Must possess demonstrated project leadership skills, including experience with all project lifecycle phases, such as planning, analysis, specifications, quality assurance, process re-engineering, end-user training, and implementation and monitoring of compliance and metrics

  • Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices, and change management techniques

  • Must possess the ability to capture thoughts and transform them into appropriate documents, whether it is vision statements, flow diagrams, and/or project charters

  • Must possess hands on experience with implementing the Project Management Framework

  • Must be skilled at building and cultivating relationships during project engagements to ensure project success

  • Formal training in project management methodology

  • Strong proficiency with project scheduling tools, such as Primavera Project Management or MS Project and MS Office Suite

You will have one of the following:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma

  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associate’s degree

  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree

  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree

  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

Experience with the following is a plus:

  • PMI or PM certification is preferred

  • Ability to rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities

  • Proven ability to manage in a highly fluid and interactive environment

  • Experience with Agile processes and methodologies

Work location:

Herndon, VA

Job Location

US-Reston-VA-VIRGINIA SUBURBAN

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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