CACI International Project Scheduler and Technical Manager in Chesapeake, Virginia

Job Description

Job Description:

CACI is looking for a Technical Project Manager to support a key program based in Chesapeake, VA as part of our Enterprise Solutions & Services team! The successful candidate will work under minimal direction in a hybrid Agile/Waterfall software development environment to oversee and engage in the design, development, and testing of web-based solutions for key Department of Defense business applications. They will actively participate in planning and design sessions and work in close collaboration with customers and a team of business analysts, software, systems, and test engineers.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Develop requirements and schedules for the software development projects

  • Facilitate requirements elicitation meetings, status meetings with customers, stakeholders, and Engineering team

  • Establish schedules and milestones, track risk and issues, and sets and monitors adherence to project scope, develops requirements and design documents, schedules, and other artifacts pertinent to the Software Development Life Cycle process

  • Assume day-to-day responsibility for ensuring that the project is completed on time, and that all deliverables are of the highest quality

  • Work closely with engineers to share best practices, help resolve project issues, and ensure that staff is properly allocated to tasks by considering staff’s skills and interests, and the project’s needs

  • Maintain client relations and communications including status reporting and informal conversations

We are looking for a motivated self-starter with initiative and aptitude to learn quickly and put new skills to use developing meaningful solutions to difficult challenges. The ability to be adaptable and work constructively with a technically diverse team is crucial. We emphasize innovation and are looking for an individual who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural.

Required Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Engineering, Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Information Systems, Computer Information Systems, or related discipline

  • Active DOD Secret clearance

  • Eight (8) years of direct work experience with C4ISR DoD, other federal agency IT infrastructure or relevant technical field

  • Eight (8) years of direct work experience, to include: Design, Development, Production, Installation, and Test & Evaluation of Computerized Systems, associated systems and/or subsystems or relevant technical field

  • Three (3) years as manager of Navy C4ISR programs or task specific project, to include: supervising project personnel, scheduling work, writing proposals and preparing bids, and equipment and material logistics control

  • Experience managing the development of enterprise web-based business systems and data warehouse platforms

  • Practical experience utilizing Agile Scrum methodologies, tailored to meet customers’ needs

  • Knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and DoD procurements policies and procedures

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

  • Ability to work both independently and with a team to resolve problems

  • A self-starter who will seize and maintain the initiative in ambiguous situations

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience working with the US Navy, specifically Navy Reserve Forces Command (NAVRESFOR) and Space and Naval Warfare Command (SPAWAR)

  • Experience leveraging Microsoft technologies (.NET, Visual Studio, SQL Server, etc)

  • Experience with the management of cloud computing platforms (including Microsoft Azure and/or Amazon Web Services)

  • Experience using Microsoft Team Foundation Server (2017+ preferred)

  • Experience mentoring team members

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Chesapeake-VA-NORFOLK-VIRGINIA BCH

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.