Persistent Systems is looking for a Project Manager to join our growing team in the heart of NYC! This person will be responsible for working with the Program Manager in managing all aspects of Government projects, pursuing new opportunities, and developing existing relationships with Government Project persons of contact.
Managing all aspects of Government projects, including project plans, project support personnel, deliverables, modifications, updates, and responses
Maintaining all project management data, including project plans, project schedules, project budgets, risk management, requirements management, and project tasks
Working directly with the Project Specialist to ensure project budget and personnel reporting is accurately reported
Leading project team to execute projects on time, within budget, while meeting customerrequirements
Liaising between Government Program Manager and other company stakeholders
Working with customers to complete required Government forms
Working with Program Managers to respond to Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Quotes (RFQ), Requests for Proposals (RFP), and other relevant requests
Maintaining understanding of network and communications systems, as well as Government procurement methods
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Computer Science, or similar fields, or equivalent experience
Project Management Professional Certifications (PMP), or formal PMP training
4 years of experience managing technical projects, technical writing, and proposal writing
Experience using MS Project to manage project execution
Experience managing multiple simultaneous tasks and competing priorities
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Familiarity with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)
Must be available to travel up to 30% of the time
Must have or be able to obtain United States Secret security clearance
2 years of experience with network and communications systems
CCENT, CCNA, or similar technical certifications
Master’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Project Management, or a similar field or equivalent experience
Persistent Systems is a growing business that develops Mobile Ad hoc Networking (MANET) wireless radio systems for Government and commercial applications. The radios are typically worn on the person, mounted to manned vehicles, integrated into autonomous unmanned vehicles, or installed at fixed sites. The systems provide on-the-move data, voice, video, and situational awareness capability. Located in the heart of New York City, Persistent Systems is an exciting company that is passionate about delivering cutting edge products.
Persistent Systems is committed to equal employment opportunity (EEO). We will not discriminate against employees or applicants in relation to race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, sex, disability, military status, marital status, victims of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
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