Technical Project Manager

AbleVets LLC - Kansas City, MO3.9

30+ days ago
AbleVets, LLC is a fast-growing Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing healthcare information technology services and resources to help the VA and DoD improve the lives of the people they serve. AbleVets has an opportunity for an experienced, motivated Technical Project Manager to support our customer in the implementation of a large, complex COTS solution.

Essential Functions and Job Responsibilities
The successful candidate will have diverse IT project experience, both large and small, and must be well-versed in the full systems development life cycle, COTS integration, strategic information planning, business process reengineering, and management practices. The Technical Project Manager will be responsible for the overall performance and success of the project including, but not limited to: the day-to-day management of engineering tasks within the program, deliverables, customer relations, internal reporting, and risk management. Duties and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

Managing the customer relationship and providing technical direction and leadership
Identifying and mitigating risks to the program
Managing to cost, schedule, and performance for the engineering workstream
Effectively leading technical professionals and a cross-functional team
Ensuring execution of quality deliverables within established schedules
Collaborating with teams across the customer organization to improve processes, results, and customer experience
Ensuring the organization and processes remain aligned with customer policies and external directives
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems, Business, or related scientific or technical discipline with a minimum of eight (8) years of project management experience. An additional six (6) years of related experience may be substituted for the degree requirement
Demonstrated and hands-on experience in Agile project management
Able to define and implement project metrics for scope, schedule, cost, and quality
Able to use project management tools such as JIRA, MS Project, SharePoint and capacity models
Experience leveraging data and metrics to help drive decision making
Strong financial and budget management skills
Previous Department of Veterans Affairs experience
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
Solid interpersonal skills and demonstrable team building skills
Must be able to travel when needed
Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance
Some Travel required up to 25%

Additional Desired Qualifications:
PMP certification
EEO Statement
AbleVets LLC appreciates your interest in our company as a place of employment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class. AbleVets is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor