Project Manager

A3 is seeking a personable, highly motivated mid-level Project Manager to support a government customer to provide knowledge and expertise in this leadership role. This position provides the opportunity for to be a part of a mission-focused, collaborative program team to help the client determine and execute IT strategy and goals. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, a customer-based approach, be a positive addition to the team, and be an independent contributor with the ability to work with minimal supervision to overcome obstacles.

Clearance Required: Secret

Duties Responsibilities include:

  • Manage deployment of the Greening Diplomacy Initiative (GDI) and Internet of Things (IoT) projects for DOS
  • Coordinate the deployment of the IoT network and its peripherals, including equipment and applications for smart metering, air quality, and vehicle telematics
  • Coordination tasks include tracking delivery, installation, and ensuring operations and security protocols are conducted
  • Liaise between the GDI-IoT network and the Center for Analytics to support the sharing of data and access platforms for analytics efforts
  • Work with multiple vendors to ensure seamless, unified delivery of equipment and services for posts.
  • Lead a team of IT professionals supporting a major DOS IT program
  • Responsible for ensuring that all project activities are performed and completed in a timely, cost-effective, and efficient manner
  • Responsible for understanding requirements and ensuring that project personnel are fulfilling requirements
  • Responsible for the quality, content, and prompt delivery of all task and contractual deliverables associated with the project
  • Demonstrate ability to proactively identify risks and opportunities

Required Qualifications:

  • Well versed in project management, and have a familiarity with IT
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Leadership experience and skills, with exceptional interpersonal and communications skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree is required and 5+ years of prior work experience. A technical degree or direct experience in engineering and/or systems development is preferred
  • Extensive experience developing technical briefs and presenting at the executive level

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A PMP is desired
  • Able to manage shifting priorities
  • Great customer service skills
  • Strong focus and commitment to providing end user customer service
  • Adept in managing to changing priorities and demanding schedules

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not designed to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified.

A3 offers competitive pay, great benefits, and a team-based company culture. A3 is devoted to people development and providing the opportunity for high achievers to grow professionally. As an employee, you are surrounded by intelligent, driven colleagues and have the benefit of a company culture that is focused on bringing out the best in everyone.

If you are interested in this opportunity or others we have open, please email your resume to careers@a3consultingllc.com.