Jacobs Project Management Office Manager - IRES- SAFB in Schriever AFB, Colorado
Project Management Office Manager - IRES- SAFB
The Project Management Office (PMO) Manager supports the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development for Enterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. The PMO Manager will manage a team of geographically dispersed Project Managers in Colorado Springs, CO and Huntsville, AL. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: defining standards and governance for the execution of tasks associated with managing projects across MDA; providing day-to-day leadership and mentoring for approximately 18 project managers; monitoring team performance to ensure projects are implemented, resourced, and closed accurately and in accordance with established processes; ensuring project standards are upheld and clearly defined throughout the entire process of each project’s development and execution; prioritizing tasks, setting deadlines and assigning Project Managers to each project; ensure Project managers proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential risks, devise contingency plans and collect lessons learned. The PMO Manager will: collaborate andcommunicate with MDA Government Project Champions to verify expectations are being met; work closely with leadership counterparts; certify Project Managers plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using established Earned Value and IRES tool sets and procedures; develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations; develop PMO best practices and tools for project execution and management; and perform other duties, assignments, and/or special projects as time or circumstances necessitate. The successful candidate will have: excellent collaboration, verbal, written and interpersonal skills; excellent problem-solving capabilities; experience supporting a challenging and dynamic environment; experience working independently and in a team-oriented environment.This position is located at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado and requires minimal travel.
Basic Requirements : Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: High School Diploma (or GED) and 16 years general experience; or Associate’s degree and 14 years general experience; or Bachelor’s degree and 12 years general experience; or Master’s degree and 10 years general experience. General experience must consist of 8 years related experience and 5 years in management or leadership roles. Related experience includes: managing projects in a DOD environment utilizing Earned Value Management; proficiency with MS Office Products (e.g., Project and SharePoint). Must have knowledge of financial guidelines (DCMA experience). An active DOD Secret Clearance is required opon hire along with a current Project Management Certification (must keep certification while in the position).
Desired Requirements : Bachelor’s degree in a related field of IT/Project Management/Engineering, Control Account Manager (CAM) with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Earned Value Management strongly desired; ITIL Foundation Certified; experience successfully managing multiple high dollar-value projects; experience in Agile Methodology; experience working in a DoD environment.
Jacobs 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, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: AER0001E7