Federal Project Manager

Kinney GroupIT & Cybersecurity 6-8 Years

Job Description

Position Description

The primary mission for the Federal Project Manager is to assist in the development and delivery of core engineering projects for Federal customers. In addition, ensure that Kinney Group is delivering high levels of service (Kinney Group Unexpected Experience) to the company’s customers and colleagues.

Essential Functions

Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives while involving all relevant stakeholders
Ensure that projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget
Provide project status reports and serve as primary customer interface for scope, schedule, and budget issues
Develop detailed project plans in order to monitor and track progress
Measure project performance using industry best standard practices
Maintain relationships with customers throughout project
Communication to internal and external stakeholders in a timely fashion
Engage the contracts department during all phases of the project to ensure compliance
Identify successful and unsuccessful project elements after project completion and provide recommendations for improvement
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential risks, and devise contingency plans
Assist with creating repeatable, scalable best practices
Identify and develop follow-on business opportunities during and after project delivery
Up to 10% travel
Required Skills and Education

Experience in Federal IT project management including task definition, scheduling, budgeting, reporting and resource management
7 years DoD or business experience. 5+ years of project management experience
Excellent detail oriented and organizational skills
Superb client-facing communication skills
Ability to adapt quickly to embody Customer company culture
Experience with IT solutions development such as Virtualization, Networking, Data Analytics, Security and Artificial Intelligence
Excellent customer service and time management skills
Proven ability to leverage existing relationships to drive successful outcomes
Preferred Skills

BS degree preferred
Experience with Agile, MS Project, JIRA methodologies; PMP preferred
Technical aptitude to aide in connecting business issues with technical issues

Posted On

October 1, 2019