||IT Project Manager III
Yakshna Solutions, Inc., (YSI) is a CMMI Level 3 assessed, ISO 9001, 20000:1, 27001 certified, woman-owned small business enterprises, headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, USA. YSI provides professional IT solutions and services to business corporations and government organizations. YSI is committed to serve its business communities as a leading IT vendor providing innovative, quality, and cost-effective IT business solutions and services.
Our benefits are very competitive that include 401(k), health, dental, and vision insurance, Life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, paid time off, training, and professional development assistance.
YSI is seeking a highly qualified Project Manager. The selected candidate will be able to communicate effectively (written/verbal), possess strong interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, and be innovative in a fast-paced environment.
Effectively and efficiently organizes, manages, and directs the groups of contract employees assigned to this contract in performance of the work described within this general Statement of Work and the subsequent Task Orders. This includes, but is not limited to, estimating staff hours and time phasing of individual tasks, determining target dates for task completion, monitoring actual work effort and comparing it to the work breakdown structure (WBS), monitoring and re-allocating work loads of individual staff, and advising the COR of potential problems related to the different projects and staff.
The IT Project Manager will communicate effectively, in writing and orally with all levels of management within DOL and the States and with both development technicians and program and research staffs. The PM provides to the Federal Project Manager and the COR monthly reports on the status of all tasks under the contract, monitors activity under this contract to insure that all activities are being properly executed in a timely manner, and responds to requests from the Federal Project Manager and/or COR, both administrative and technical. The Project Manager will work closely, in a team environment with the Task Team Leaders and designated Federal staff.
The Project Manager will maintain a system of verification between invoices and hours worked per employee per task on a daily basis. This system must be agreeable and accessible to both the COR and the Contractor.
The Project Manager will ensures that all contractor staff are following federally approved development standards, and where no standards exist, ensures that they are developed and implemented.
The Project Manager will implement a procedure for the maintenance of an inventory of all Government purchased manuals, documentation, and training materials available to and used by contract staff.
The Project Manager will implement "check out" procedures for contract staff that are leaving the contract, to include collecting badges, keys, reference or training materials, etc. The PM is also responsible for ensuring that user accounts are removed from the computer systems, and that appropriate passwords are changed to ensure that ex-employees no longer have access to the computer systems.
The Project Manager will ensure that all contractor staff adheres to policies concerning computer security.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Project Manager should be Project Management Professional (PMP) Certified
- 10+ years proven experience regarding Agile Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) principles.
YSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.