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Senior Project Manager

JANUS Research Group, Inc. | Evans GA 30809 USA | Full Time | Posted: 05/27/2019

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JANUS is currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior Project Manager to join our industry leading Modeling, Simulation and Training Business Unit team.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Project management of multiple next-generation collaborative training simulation projects.
  • Direct and Manage project(s) schedule, staff, and resource(s) within contractually defined scope, budget, and quality standards utilizing corporate management tools and procedures.
  • Reports to the Director of the PMO. Coordinates staffing for cross-functional project teams with Resource Managers.
  • Sets reasonable, clear and concise expectations and holds project staff accountable for meeting the expectations. Works with Resource Managers to resolve staff performance issues.
  • Proactively disseminates project information to all team members; conducts project status meetings with project staff; conveys project completion status to staff and senior management.
  • Use Earned Value Management (EVM) metrics to reports project status.
  • Identifies, manages and mitigates project risks. Coordinates with leadership for risk items that become issues effecting deliverables and overall project scope.
  • Oversees Project Quality Assurance and Quality Control processes/procedures to ensure project deliverables meet/exceed client expectations.
  • Support Pursuit & Order capture activities including bidding & estimation efforts for new and follow on projects. This will include activities such as proposal response, development of the work breakdown structure and statement of work, support technical design approach, and creation of project schedule
  • Conducts Meetings, Demonstrations and Presentations with current and potential customers.
  • Prepares quarterly/annual evaluations input for Department Manager use in the development of staff evaluations.
  • Prepares end of project assessments for project staff to be included in employee evaluations.
  • Conducts After-Action Reviews with project staff after major milestones and at project completion. Prepares and publishes AAR results for dissemination with other Project Managers and Division Management.


Special Requirement:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification – Preferred
  • Understands Earned Value philosophies, and implementation practices.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain Secret Clearance may be required for certain projects or programs. US Citizenship/Permanent Resident Status is required for ITAR/EAA controlled projects or programs.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with the ability to create presentations and write reports.
  • Experience with Quality Process Improvement, CMMI-DEV is a plus.


Experience and Education:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other technical discipline or equivalent additional experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft tools (Excel, Word, Power Point, and Project) is required.   Including the ability to use MS Project to create and manage detailed project schedules.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Program, Project Management
  • Familiarization with Virtual Training application development concepts and design is highly desirable (Procedural Training techniques, Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality / Mixed Reality, Interactive Multimedia Instruction).
  • Knowledge or relevant work experience with modeling and simulation preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Travel required to support project initiatives
  • True team player

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Location Evans, GA, 30809, United States
Categories Professional
Sec Clearances Other

Location Maptop

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Contact Name Sonya Parris
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Primary Phone 706-364-9100
Job Code 1