Project Manager - Secret Clearance Required

Charleston, SC
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Engineering/Design
  • Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Clearance: SECRET
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: ASE00557

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Job Summary:

Akima Systems Engineering is currently seeking Project Manager to support the Seaport DHA Contract.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee project in accordance with contract requirements and customer expectations.

  • Achieve operational objectives by contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; conducting audits; identifying trends; determining system improvements; and implementing changes, as required.

  • Responsible for specific metrics on projects including, but not limited to, CPARS, CDRLS, Days Sales Outstanding (DSO), Employee Turnover, Gross Margin, and Safety.

  • Must be able to effectively manage personnel that are onsite as well as working remotely.

  • Meets financial objectives by forecasting requirements, preparing budgets, tracking labor and expenses, monitoring ceiling and funding limits, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective actions.

  • Ensures effective contract management is taking place by applying service delivery management best practices (e.g., PMI based practices).

  • Anticipates, identifies, and responds to all issues associated with contract execution and customer satisfaction in support of business operations.

  • Interface with and effectively and openly communicate with customers and subcontractors.

Minimum Qualification:

  • Ten (10) years of direct work experience with LAN or Wireless LAN Communications.

  • Eight (8) years of direct work experience, to include: Design, Development, Production, Installation, and Test & Evaluation of LAN and/or Wireless LAN Communications.

  • Four (4) years as manager of Military Health Systems Projects to include: Supervising Project Personnel and/or team, Scheduling Work & Balancing Resources, Preparing Engineered Cost Estimates, experience ordering and/or transporting equipment and material, and Logistics Management.

  • Experience may be achieved simultaneously; individual shall have knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and DoD procurement policies and procedures and individual shall have written and oral communications abilities commensurate with this management role.

  • BS degree in Engineering, Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Business, Project Management.

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