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IT Project Manager II

Company: Citizant
Location: Arlington
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

Citizant is a leading provider of professional IT services to the U.S. government. We seek to address some of our country's most pressing challenges in the areas of Agile application development, Enterprise Data Management, Enterprise Architecture, and Program Management support services. We strive to hire only ethical, talented, passionate and committed "A Players" who already align with the company's core values: Drive, Delivering Excellence, Reputation, Responsibility, and a Better Future. No matter how large we grow, Citizant will retain its collaborative, supportive, small-company culture, where successful team effort to address external and internal customer challenges is valued above all else.

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced mid-senior level Project Manager supporting a government agency. The successful candidate will use their experience and skills to manage an array of complex IT projects. Some high-level duties and expectations include:
Managing IT projects and supporting an IT PMO as part of an agile team.
Developing, monitoring, and communicating a project's baselines for scope, schedule and costs in an IT environment.
Analyzing project data and identifying trends, observations, and findings/recommendations for projects.
Coordinating with the Program Manager to ensure problem resolution and customer satisfaction.
Reviewing and evaluating work of subordinate staff and preparing performance reports.
Prepares activity and progress reports regarding all assigned tasks. Reports in writing and orally to company and client representatives.
May serve as a technical authority for a particular task area.
Resolves unique and unyielding systems problems using new technology.
Can complete tasks within estimated time frames and budget constraints. Interacts with client management personnel.
Expertise in cost management including use of Earned Value Management (EVM), developing work breakdown structures, and developing plans using MS Project.
Advanced proficiency in analytical, organizational, project management, interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written).
Customer, and relationship-focused, process-driven, metric-focused, results-oriented, organized, self-directed.
Ability to multi-task and solve problems innovatively.
Education: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Computer Science, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
3-5 years of progressive experience managing initiatives in an IT environment; 5-7 years of project management experience.
Must have current PMP Certification
Must have strong MS Excel skills with VBA ability
FDIC experience highly preferred or federal financial, banking industry/ FinTech experience desired
ServiceNow PPM or ITBM experience highly preferred
Must have experience with Agile methodologies (e.g., SAFe, Scrum, Kanban, Lean, etc.), agile delivery/ALM tools (e.g., Jira, TFS/Azure DevOps, etc.)
Self-motivated with the ability to thrive in a dynamic team environment, work across organizational departments and instill confidence with the client through work quality, time management & organizational skills and responsiveness.
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills with audiences of all levels.
Strong logical and analytical problem-solving skills.

Additional Information
Must be US Citizen
Current FDIC Public Trust highly preferred, other federal agency Public Trust desired

Citizant strives to be an employer of choice in the Washington metropolitan area. Citizant associates accept challenging and rewarding work and in return receive excellent compensation and benefits, as well as the opportunity for personal and professional development.

Citizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Citizant, Inc. is a federal contractor and must comply with Executive Order 14042, which requires that federal contract employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19. This means that all employees working for Citizant must be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless an exemption on medical or religious grounds for an employee has been granted. For more information on Citizant's policies on COVID-19 vaccinations, please contact

Keywords: Citizant, Arlington , IT Project Manager II, IT / Software / Systems , Arlington, Virginia

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