General Dynamics Information Technology Project Manager Lead in Fort Meade, Maryland

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret


No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Project/Task Management

Job Description:

We are seeking a Project Manager Lead!

Essential Job Functions:

  • Develop and execute operational and strategic plans for IT service and telecommunications support

  • Manage all assigned contractors in support of project delivery, and directly interface with senior government stakeholders

  • Plan, evaluate, develop, staff, and implement projects to evolve operational systems to achieve new capabilities

  • Develop and maintain customer service assurance models and identify opportunities to enhance existing service offerings

  • Understand the customer’s long term objectives and effectively communicate those goals to the internal Cambridge groups to better meet the client’s needs (including product enhancements, pricing initiatives, and partnerships)

  • Must have a firm comprehension of the customers’ requirements, hot buttons and issues, understand the strengths/weaknesses of our competitors and create/develop strategies that highlight strengths and mitigate weaknesses

  • Strengthen existing customer relationships to gain strategic positioning as well as retain and grow existing business.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum Bachelor’s degree required (MBA or equivalent preferred), with 10+ years of experience working within the federal sector

  • 6-8 years of project/program management experience required

  • Must have an active Secret security clearance, Top Secret or TS/SCI preferred

  • Strong planning and schedule management skills

  • Experience and success in managing subcontractors

  • Strong communication skills with both writing and speaking

  • Architecture and engineering experience in developing and integrating network and enterprise management systems in large enterprise/carrier class networks

  • Familiarity/experience with the DISN OSS (Operational Support Systems)

  • Working knowledge of TMForum concepts

  • PMP Certification

  • Working knowledge of DoDAF

  • Experience in Information Assurance and Certification & Accreditation process and policies and familiarity with the DIACAP

  • Strategic planning, account management, account planning (including account profiling, account positioning strategy, customer needs analysis, sales opportunity development, service improvement planning, and long range account management strategies) and proven contract negotiation skills required

  • This position will be based out of Arlington, VA office to start, and will then move to Columbia, MD; some local travel will be required to attend customer meetings at Ft Meade, MD

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Fort Meade - 6910 Cooper Ave (MDC082)

Additional Work Locations:

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.