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Senior Web Project Manager

Rockville, MD 20852
  • Job Code
    581107

Title: Senior Web Project Manager


Location: Rockville, MD


Duration: 6 months contract to hire


*2 openings!


Description:


As a Project Manager on the Digital Content Strategy & Products team, you will lead a team of interdisciplinary staff in the development of websites, Web-based applications and systems, mobile apps, and other technology-focused projects. In this role, you will manage all aspects of the product life cycle to ensure that work is performed within the scope of the contract and in compliance with contract documents. This role is for someone who has an aptitude for developing and maintaining project plans, monitoring the quality and timeliness of all deliverables, assigning staff resources, and ensuring adherence to project budgets. If complex or unusual technical problems arise, you will actively use your knowledge of business best practices to guide the team.


As a Project Manager, you may supervise a team supporting multiple projects and other project managers, including being responsible for team billability. You will help coach and guide your team members as they grow within their roles and ensure they receive clear direction regarding tasks and priorities.


What Will You Be Engaged In Day-To-Day?



  • Developing a strategic, long-term vision and work plans, including scheduled milestones, to fulfill contractual requirements on the assigned project.
  • Communicating and meeting frequently with staff to assign work, monitor performance, conduct quality assurance reviews, offer technical expertise and ensure technical accuracy of all deliverables to optimize schedules, budgets and quality of work.
  • Overseeing all financial responsibility for the project including maintaining the project budget, schedules, and staff levels to ensure adherence to contract requirements and identifying any issues that may affect project performance. Building strong client relationships through prompt responses to client requests and proactively presenting status reports for client and management review, including informing senior management if potential sources of difficulty may arise. Presents solutions and ideas to internal and external stakeholders in a way that establishes rapport, is persuasive, and gains understanding.
  • Collaborating with other project managers to ensure adequate staffing across all teams.
  • Preparing and conducting performance evaluations, including providing guidance to staff on their quality and quantity of work performed. Coaching team members on how to improve their performance and grow professionally. Handling performance issues and corrective actions including ensuring that company policies, procedures, and practices are followed.
  • Participating in the hiring process, including reviewing resumes, interviewing and onboarding new team members, as needed.
  • Engaging in new business development and seeking new business opportunities in technical areas of expertise. Analyzing requests for proposals and participating in preparing proposals for new business.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.


What Qualifications Will Help You Succeed?



  • B.S. or B.A in information systems or related field of study, and a minimum of 8 years of experience, including at least 5 years of project management experience.
  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred; Agile Certification nice to have; advanced degree a plus.
  • Previous experience in Government contracting environment, including technical program planning and implementation, contract interpretation and administration, timeline and budget development/management; experience in administration of Government projects a plus.
  • Experience with Agile project management.
  • Web and Digital Project Management Experience, product development life cycle, business analysis, traditional project management and iterative development/agile methodologies and ability to tailor best practices to project teams to deliver business value.
  • Previous experience as portfolio, program/project manager, and/or Scrum Master managing highly complex projects through product development framework to successfully deliver market ready products.Agency (Creative/Digital) Experience.
  • Ability to work independently of any direct supervision while simultaneously being a team player, working well with others handling day-to-day situations as they arise with a reasonable, calm approach. Strong organization skills and demonstrated follow-through. Flexibility and responsiveness to changing requirements and conditions, including occasional long hours, is essential.
  • Someone who takes initiative and identifies and resolves problems in a team environment using advanced critical thinking skills.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and ability to proofread and perform quality control of others' work; background in technical communications may be helpful.
  • Operational Experience - experience running a team of 3 or more within an organization (non-project leadership).
  • Working knowledge of: Web analytics software (e.g., Webtrends, Google Analytics), search engine optimization techniques, mobile applications, content management systems, social marketing and media, user experience design, information architecture, usability, visual/graphic design, responsive design, programming and development and related technologies.
  • A thirst for advancing one's own professional skills and then applying their expertise to solve technical problems.

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