8456 - Project manager II

Location: Reston, VA

Required Skills

  • Strong project and relationship management skills.
  • Risk and issue management skills.  Experience with escalations – driving issues and risks to resolution and managing stakeholder communications.    
  • Strong written and verbal communication (from management to executive levels).
  • Ability to lead/influence in a matrixed environment.
  • Works with a high degree of independence while managing portfolio stakeholders, engagement teams, and management.
  • Forecasts and remediates trouble points with minimal supervisory direction.
  • Self-identifies most tasks.
  • Experience with resource and capacity planning
  • Strong project/portfolio financial management skills
  • Roadmap Planning – Experience in leading future work discussions and tracking proposed releases.
  • Demand Management – Experience in gathering estimates from teams on resource needs, duration, and costs, including experience challenging teams regarding the inputs.
  • Portfolio Review – Experience in packaging and communicating portfolio updates, identifying information pertinent to stakeholders.

    Preferred Skills
  • PMP Certification
  • Experience with EPMO, PQO groups
  • Experience with EPPM, PlanView, Microsoft Project Server
  • Experience with SDLC projects and programs
  • Experience with infrastructure projects
  • Knowledge of the Mortgage industry

Knowledge of the Information Security industry