Senior Project Manager

Location: Herndon, VA (22095)
Company: Perspecta
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4 days ago

We look forward to you bringing your talent to add to our team supporting a robust, worldwide national intelligence program providing mission application design, development, engineering and integration services in support of the U.S. Intelligence Community. Peraton, a recognized leader in Cyber, Digital Transformation, Cloud, Operations and Engineering, is seeking a skilled Program Manager, to join our team of professionals delivering technology services and capabilities in defense of the nation. You would be joining a team of professionals with over 10 years of outstanding support developing and sustaining mission critical and mission essential applications to prevent strategic surprise and deliver a decision advantage to warfighters, defense planners, and policy makers. We take pride that our users include warfighters and interagency partners that defend America's national security interests. We are committed to investing in you and your family through paid benefits, competitive total compensation, challenging opportunities and career growth opportunities. If you are ready to be challenged, advance your career, passionate about making a difference, and are excited to support our country's defense and intelligence missions, we are ready to talk to you!

Position Description:

Responsible for the successful technical, schedule, and cost performance of a high-visibility, mission-critical 40-person software development project for an application that aggregates data from multiple sources. Supervises professional and technical personnel performing in their customary disciplines. Maintains aggressive efforts to achieve objectives. Trains and supervises personnel. May be responsible for recruiting, interviewing, and hiring staff. Develop and deliver required contract, project and/or financial reports.


Requires BA/BS with 10 years of experience with at least 4 years of management level responsibility. Incumbent has specialized knowledge in at least one area of expertise and a general knowledge in 1-2 other areas.


  • Requires Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Human Resources, Computer Science or related field of study, with 12 or more years of relevant experience, at least 4 years in a management capacity. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Experience with the RMF accreditation process
  • Project management experience with a similar size and scope development project for the IC or DoD.
  • Project management in an Agile development environment
  • Three years' experience on projects using Agile Software Development Methodology (can be Agile or the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Foundational knowledge of/experience with Agile/Scrum processes and management tools such as Jira or VersionOne;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
  • Ability to effectively communicate to varying levels of organizational management and customer management, to include executive/SES level
  • Active TS/SCI and able to pass CI Polygraph


  • Experience with intelligence discipline applications and data
  • Understanding of the TCPED process
  • Experience performing Agile software development
  • PMP certification
  • Agile certification
  • Experience with SAFe methodology
  • Experience with DIA's RMF+ accreditation process

Web Reference : AJF/358527976-202
Posted Date : Thu, 30 Jun 2022

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