Jr. IT Project Manager Remote

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Job ID: 214697 *Location: * HUNTSVILLE , AL , US *Date Posted: *2021-04-05 *Category: *Engineering and Sciences *Subcategory: *Solutions Delivery *Schedule: *Full-time *Shift: *Day Job *Travel: *Yes, 10 % of the Time *Minimum Clearance Required: *Secret *Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: *None *Potential for Remote Work: *Yes *Description* SAIC is seeking an *Jr. IT Project Manager *to support a DOD Program. Note: This role offers 100% PERM work from home/ remote/ virtual work at home with up to 10% travel. Candidate must have current DOD Secret clearance. Job Description * Develops, defines and executes various IT system project plans for the Army to include: document Identifies the required resources for projects such as technical support, operational readiness support staff, and schedule allocations. * Monitors the onboarding activities for products/programs/projects/services from initiation through delivery, interfacing with external customers and internal employees on technical matters, as needed. Guides the projects through the ITIL life cycle of Strategy and Scoping, Design, Transition, and Operations. * Directs and manages work of project/program management staff, providing leadership, technical support and direction. Closes projects documenting all lessons learned and updating all organizational process assets. * Brings together cross-functional team members and fosters a collaborative approach to delivery. * Builds and maintains high team morale; positively cascades all organizational communications. * Collaborates with other managers on resourcing to avoid conflicts with other projects. * Manages changes to the project scope, schedule, and costs to keep the project plan accurate, updated and reflective of approved changes as defined in the change management process. * Assesses the impact of changes on people, processes and technology adapting to ensure these areas support the change. * Identifies and documents risks, assumptions, and constraints and assesses their impact to the project. * Manages risks to mitigate impacts to all aspects of the project through contingency planning. * Measures project performance to monitor progress, identifying variances, and performing corrective actions to adhere to project designs, schedule, and cost. * Handles multiple priorities by effectively prioritizing based on importance and impact. * Effectively communicates between project teams, project management and program management; provides status updates and reports to key stakeholders. *Qualifications* Required Education and Experience * *Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of related experience OR a Master Degree and 3 years of related experience * * *Must be able to obtain an ITIL V3 or V4 Foundations Certification within 60 days of hire* * *Active DOD Secret clearance* * *ITIL V3 or V4 Foundations Certification or higher or commitment to obtain within 60 days of hire* * *3 years of experience in managing medium complexity IT projects, or the equivalent combination Capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously. * * Skills required include: excellent people skills, ability to train and develop staff, and ability to work in a time-sensitive and fluid environment. * Must be a detail oriented self-starter who is comfortable working independently with limited guidance and direction; capable of taking the initiative in uncertain situation to bring the project to its successful completion. * Excellent written and oral communications skills are vital * Able to provide excellent customer experience driving high client and customer satisfaction * Excellent written and oral communications skills are vital * Able to provide excellent customer experience driving high client and customer satisfaction Desired: * Active or Retired military is a plus. * Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification * Experience with ServiceNow ITSM. Target salary range: $75,001 - $100,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors. SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit [saic.com]() or [Working at SAIC]() for benefits details.SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.