Program Manager with Agile Project Management exp. Clearance - Secret or higher clearance is preferred 5+ years of experience Location: Washington DC Metro Area
Extensive experience leading and managing teams working on a $multi-million global enterprise program that uses Agile software development methodology. Experience working in a multiple agile team environment
Work closely with the Government Program Manager/Product Owner to coordinate project activities, including those activities that reside across various support contracts
Strong teaming, collaborative and communication skills accompanied with the ability to build consensus amongst a diverse set of stakeholders.
Develop and maintain integrated master schedules; define and maintain dependencies and the project’s critical path
Establish a schedule baseline, conduct change requests to change schedule baseline that involves, negotiations for schedules with customers
Create metrics to manage scope, quantify scope creep and manage changes to scope, schedule and budget
Maintain a cost estimate (and update if needed) based on the WBS; cost elements include: software development, training and deployment, system decommissioning, security, business requirements, management support, and software license/platform costs
Create and maintain a spend plan and track cost savings on projects
Perform EVM reporting in accordance with agencies EVMS policies and standards
Identify, prioritize and manage cost, schedule, performance, and quality risks.
Facilitate an integrated product team
Define program needs across a range of disciplines (e.g. business requirements analysis, technical integration, security)
Manage an agile development effort, that involves multiple scrum teams and involves integrating their combined efforts
Develop and/or maintain project specific artifacts per the Agile Governance Framework using standardized PMO designated templates:
§ Program Charter
§ Product Vision
§ Product Backlog
§ Cost Estimate and Financial Plan
§ Integrated Master Schedule
§ System Inventory Form - Records Management
§ Records Disposition Schedule
§ Organizational Change Management Plan
§ Deployment Strategy and Plan
§ Memoranda of Understanding, as required
§ Decommissioning Plan
§ Project Closeout Report and Presentation
Experience with enterprise software development and related activities that span across all lifecycle phases
Established clear, concise and results-driven reporting procedures, formats and metrics
Plan, development and present briefings to senior government staff
Bachelor’s degree in management or business-related discipline with 8+ years of relevant experience. A Masters with 6+ years of related experience will also qualify
Agile certification and/or formal training is required
PMP certification is a strong plus
At least 5 years’ experience in project management, software development, system decommissioning and training
Demonstrated project management expertise with Agile software development projects
Demonstrated experience managing project budgets and spend plans
Demonstrated experience creating and managing project schedules
Experience tracking project schedule and cost variance.
Experience identifying and managing risks
Fluency in MS Office products is required.
Experience in support of Federal Civilian Agencies is desired.
Experience as a business executive managing senior business and government relationships.
Previous experience training personnel and deploying information technology systems is desired
Experience developing and maintaining decommissioning plan (for IT systems/applications)
Current/active DoD Secret security clearance or higher is a plus.