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Federal Project Manager I

  • Cerner
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Job DescriptionAbleVets, a Cerner company, provides healthcare information technology services and resources to help the VA and DoD improve the lives of the people they serve. As a Manager, Federal Program Manager you will lead and direct the Federal Program Management Office (PMO) through management of teams, tools and processes. You will collaborate with client account and delivery leaders to identify and scope inter-related projects and programs requiring centralized PMO support. You will also define, plan and direct the work of multiple project teams and matrixed support organizations to enable delivery of client projects on-time, on-budget and on-scope.Additional InformationApplicants for U.S.-based positions with Cerner must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. The client contract also requires receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for the position.Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.QualificationsBasic Qualifications* Bachelor's Degree or equivalent relevant work experience.* At least 5 years of Project/program management work experience* Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position* Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizenPreferred Qualifications* At least 3 years of Federal government project/program management work experience* At least 2 years of People management work experience* Project Management Professional (PMI) certification preferredExpectations* Willing to travel up to 20% as needed* Must be residing in or willing to relocate to Arlington, VA
Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task