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Technical Project Manager (Research & Development)

Red Bank, NJ 07701
Responsibilities

The candidate will be responsible for the day to day management of government research and development projects. This position presents a great opportunity for candidates who are looking to work on challenging, cutting edge technology across diverse areas

  • Work closely with the Principal Investigator to track, prioritize, plan, staff, and implement a research program.
  • Define and document project objectives, requirements, execution plans, and key performance parameters.
  • Provide project direction, oversight and feedback to assigned project staff.
  • Develop cost, schedule, staffing plan, and risk estimates at project outset for planning purposes and throughout project execution to keep program on track.
  • Acquire internal and external resources and manage project resources to deliver projects on time and according to plan.
  • Communicate expectations and requirements to members of the team and hold the team accountable for performance.
  • Help the project to achieve requirements including milestones and key performance indicators.
  • Track project performance and identify project issues and adverse trends and implement timely and effective recovery plan(s) as needed.
  • Produce progress reports and status reports reportable to external customers.

Qualifications

Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.

  • Citizenship Verification: This position requires verification of US Citizenship
  • BS/BA, MS/MA, Ph.D. or equivalent experience in Computer Science, or Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Demonstrated record of successful project delivery.
  • Exceptional project management skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Strong written and spoken communications/presentation skills.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification desired.
  • Understanding of modern software and hardware design techniques and practices.
  • Experience with wireless systems and networking.
  • Proven organizational skills with ability to prioritize against multiple deadlines and manage projects at various stages of maturity.
  • Experience with research and development as it relates to wireless systems

About Peraton

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

As a government contractor, Peraton abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-05-06 Expires: 2021-06-07

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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