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PMO Lead

  • Perspecta
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Business Group HighlightsDefenseThe Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.ResponsibilitiesEvery day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands ofpeople to take on our nation's most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set ofcapabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stopsolving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integratorsand architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, toadapt, to go further. To look ahead tothe changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve ourcustomers. Perspecta works with U.S.government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and stateand local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnotonly through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity tocreate a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robustworkforce14,000 strong'stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make animpact together.Perspecta has an immediate need for a PMO Lead in the Chantilly, VA area.Responsible forall aspects of project development and implementation from original inceptionto final completion. Serves as a single point of contact. Interfaces with allparties involved in the project including developers, administrators, engineersand customers. Gathers customers requirements and establish project scope andobjectives. Prepares detailed schedules, project estimates, and status reports.Allocates resources to facilitate the successful completion of projects.Coordinates and conducts meetings and is responsible for project tracking andanalysis. Reviews deliverables and ensures adherence to quality standards.Manages the integration of vendor tasks, and evaluates vendor deliverables.Provides recommendations and takes action to resolve any management relatedissues. Reports toProgram Manager. Responsible for PMO operations including reporting,planning, risk management and quality management.QualificationsEducation and Experience Required:High SchoolDiploma/GED plus 12 years of relevant experience, or Associates Degree plus 10years relevant experience, or Bachelor's Degree with 8 years relevantexperience, or Master's Degree with 6 years relevant experience, or PHD with 4years relevant experience.Must have a Secret Security clearanceKnowledge and Skills Required:Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of key company services' operational policies, processes and methodologies applicable to project management.Has an extensive understanding of critical project management techniquesRecognized as a leader in the company services Program Manager (PM) Professions communityProject Management Professional (PMP) CertifiedDirects multiple teams through to project completion. Provides guidance and direction to lower level technicians, specialists, and managers.Responsible for all aspects of project development and implementationfrom original inception to final completion.ExceptionallyComplex - researches and evaluates new concepts and processes to improveperformance. Analyzes cross-functional problem sets, identifies root causes andresolves issues. Assists more junior level technicians, specialists, andmanagers in their activities. Can perform all tasks of lower level technicians,specialists, and/or managers.About PerspectaWhat matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.Perspecta is an AA/EEO at Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provisionPay Transparency Nondiscrimination ProvisionThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).