Sekon – Bethesda, MD
SeKON is looking for a Project Manager to join our talented and innovative team supporting the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of the Director (OD) in Bethesda, MD.
The OD is responsible for setting policy for NIH and for planning, managing, and coordinating the programs and activities of all the 27 NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs). Although each institute within the NIH has a separate mission, the NIH OD plays an active role in shaping the agency s research agenda and outlook. With a unique and critical perspective on the mission of the entire NIH, the Director is responsible for providing leadership to the institutes for identifying needs and opportunities. The services required under this contract include skill in developing new applications, configuring commercial software, and supporting an existing software portfolio.
With over 20 years of experience, SeKON specializes in providing large-scale health IT programs in support of federal government customers including the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Defense Health Agency (DHA), and National Institutes of Health (NIH). Our vision To be the premier management and technology consulting firm providing solutions that improve quality of life and work.
- Typically oversee all aspects of the project, leading a team on large projects or a significant segment of large and complex projects
- Analyze new and complex project-related problems and create innovative solutions that normally involve the schedule, technology, methodology, tools, solution components, and financial management of the project
- Provide applications systems analysis and long and short-range plans for application selection, systems development, systems maintenance, and production activities for necessary support resources.
- Commensurate experience and education for the specific level
- Must be willing to serve in a variety of ad hoc roles to include, but not limited to proposal writing, editing, and reviewing
- Must be eligible for a Public Trust
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in the following capabilities:
- Leading the development, maintenance, and ongoing improvement of information technology planning processes
- Developing and presenting solutions scenarios on the execution and timing of information technology work activities in enterprise wide portfolio considering budgetary and resource constraints
- Defining strategy and providing direction to maintain a comprehensive information technology planning function focused on enabling the most efficient and effective delivery of service across the enterprise
- Defining, implementing, and managing strategies and processes to support an ongoing IT planning process that accurately captures the enterprise wide portfolio of activities and associated resource capacity and demand projects over the first 1-2 years of the contract
- Serving as the escalation point of contact to resolve conflict and/or issues related to changes in existing work activities in the project portfolios
- Developing and implementing analysis and reporting tools for communicating departmental wide portfolio activities; auditing, monitoring, and leading correction
- Experience working multiple projects concurrently within deadlines while ensuring that complex information is conveyed in a clear, accurate, and concise manner under normal and critical situations
- Qualified candidates should be detail oriented
- Superior communication and customer service skills