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Technical Project Manager

**Job Description**

BAE is seeking an experienced Technical Project Manager to oversee and manage technical & IT project(s) and serve as a liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. The candidate will prepare project execution plan(s) and identify technical and business resources needed. The candidate will review the status of projects and budgets, manage schedules and prepare status reports. The candidate will assess issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. The candidate will provide technical and analytical guidance to the project team.

Responsibilities for Project Manager

+ Develop and manage project plans, schedule, cost, and risk management

+ Determine and define project scope and objectives

+ Develop Basis of Estimates (BOE), Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and resource requirements matrix

+ Effectively manage projects in JIRA utilizing agile boards

+ Develop and manage various program status reports and briefings for internal and external stakeholders

Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner

Prepare budget based on scope of work and resource requirements

Track project costs in order to meet budget

Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan

Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress

Manage contracts with vendors and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables

Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution

Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed

Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement

**Required Education, Experience, & Skills**

Qualifications for Project ManagerBachelor's degree in computer science, business, or a related field

3-5 years of project management and related experience

+ Advance knowledge of MS Suite of tools specifically MS Project & Excel (vlookups, index, match, pivot tables)

+ Strong understanding of Agile frameworks

Proven ability to solve problems creatively

Strong familiarity with project management software tools (JIRA), methodologies, and best practices

Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle

Excellent analytical skills

Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful

Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

**Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills**

Advanced or Masters degree preferred.

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

**Technical Project Manager**

**72490BR**

EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression

Technical Project Manager

Full time
Arlington, VA

Published on 09/14/2021

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