MDA Information Systems LLC has a contigent opening for a Project Manager/Technical Lead supporting a U.S. Government customer in Reston, VA.
The Company: MDA Information Systems LLC is a major supplier of weather information and geospatial intelligence. The firm serves a diverse client base including commercial and governmental organizations in agriculture, energy, defense, and civilian government.
MDA is an industry leader in earth observation remote sensing technology and image processing. We build satellite ground systems that enable users to acquire and process imagery from the most sophisticated Earth-observing satellites in the world: much of the satellite imagery that you see on Google Maps was generated by our software!
MDA Information Systems LLC offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance. MDA Information Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Specific to this customer, project management also includes the role of Technical Lead for the Knowledge Management Team. The Technical Lead works with the government Team Lead to determine software development paths, task the developers with specific, actionable requirements, and proposes tactical and strategic direction for the Knowledge Management Team. This person liaises with the Technical Leads of the other government teams to ensure a cohesive organization and liaises with external customers and partners to ensure requirements and expectations are being met.
It is desired that the project manager be a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI). The PMP is a widely accepted and recognized, rigorous and demanding project management certification that demonstrates experience and competence in leading project teams.
Preferred Experience with one of more of the following:
To be qualified you must be a US Citizen and must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph.