SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Program Manager - Mexico City in Mexico

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Public Trust

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Secret

Suitability:

No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Program Management

Job Description:

CSRA is bidding a program to support Department of State (DOS) Biometric Identification and Interoperability System (Digitus). The team provides subject matter experts in the areas of systems engineering, test and evaluation, cost estimating, logistics and sustainment, environmental engineering, real estate planning, and facilities planning and engineering. The team helps DoS and Government of Mexico (GOM) assesses the equipment and technology and improves interoperability and enhances biometrics and other innovations to keep the border safe and secure.

Currently, we are seeking an Program Manager in Mexico City, Mexico . The selected candidate must currently hold or be able to obtain a Moderate Risk Public Trust (MRPT) clearance, per contract requirements.

So what is required of an Program Manager on a day to day basis? There are quite a myriad of tasks and responsibilities, such as:

  • Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) Foreign Service Institute Level 3 Spanish Linguistic capability or equivalent.

  • Experience leading and implementing large scale projects

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) certification

  • Project Management experience in an Agile Software Development environment, including methodologies related to software lifecycle management

  • Technically competent with Microsoft Project

  • Experience with requirements tools and tracking (e.g. JIRA)

  • Experience leading multiple teams consisting of project managers, technical leads, and business analysts to execute tasks with independent release schedules

  • Experience conducting daily scrum stand-up meetings, facilitating Sprint planning meetings and coordinating Sprint reviews, retrospectives, and burn-down charts

  • Experience defining all project activities and milestones required to meet objectives and deliverables, properly sequencing tasks and estimating effort with project team members doing the work, determining the critical path, and leveling the project schedule

  • Experience monitoring program execution to identify obstacles and deviations from plan and taking corrective action as needed

  • Experience conducting continuous risk assessment and management including developing measures to reduce risk in program execution

  • Experience developing metrics and reports for tracking program execution

  • Experience with contract management, budgeting, and resource allocation, including management of subcontractor personnel

  • Proficient in development of plans, assigning tasks, monitoring performance, communicating progress, resolving conflicts, and escalating issues

  • Experience with all aspects of configuration management planning including configuration identification, change control, configuration status accounting, configuration audits, configuration documentation

Is this job the next step in your career? Are you ready to help keep America’s border safe?

To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:

  • PMI PMP

  • ITIL v3

  • Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) Foreign Service Institute Level 3 Spanish Linguistic capability or equivalent.

  • Eight (8) or more years of relevant experience in an Enterprise IT environment

Other qualifications include:

  • Excellent active listening and verbal communication skills

  • Strong business writing ability

  • Flexible and adaptable attitude

  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines

  • Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of stakeholders

  • Ability to discuss technical issues with non-technical, executive-level government officials

  • Leading and mentoring teams

  • Proficient Spanish speaking and reading skills.

  • Good communication skills in reading and writing English.

As the largest pure-play IT services provider serving the U.S. government sector, CSRA is where you can come to be successful. Join a collaborative team, solving customer issues and accessing an array of resources for your success. Take advantage of tremendous opportunities as you help us chart our path to industry leadership, and tap into our collective 90+ year heritage. With combined FY15 revenues of approximately $5.5 billion and nearly 19,000 employees, CSRA represents the coming together – figuratively and literally – of two outstanding companies: the North American Public Sector business of CSC and SRA. Join us and watch your career take flight.

# of Openings:

1

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

MEX Mexico City - Zona Rosa Col. Juarez Del. (APC089)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

THINK NEXT. NOW.

CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.