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Project Manager

Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Location: Fairfax
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Job Description:

Project Manager

Position Description
CGI is looking for a client-focused Project Manager to oversee the development and delivery of a next-generation custom solution for our client. As a project manager, you will manage the transition into the client's operating environment, collaborate with customer and other vendor teams to design innovative solutions, work with CGI's agile delivery team to develop AWS cloud-native solutions, and oversee the continuous support effort.

Working on client site or from CGI, you will become a trusted advisor to our client to help them achieve their goals.

Your future duties and responsibilities
• Manage the transition of responsibilities and knowledge from the legacy service provider to CGI
• Work in a multi-vendor environment to deliver a custom-built solution in the AWS cloud
• Manage the agile development and delivery of the custom solution
• Manage the operation and maintenance of the custom solution
• Manage stakeholder expectations and satisfactions
• Lead collaboration sessions with internal and external stakeholders
• Coordinating with cross discipline team members to make sure that all parties are on track with project requirements, deadlines, and schedules
• Meet with project team members to identify and resolve issues
• Submit contractual deliverables and provide status updates to client in a timely manner
• Collaborate with our agency program management leadership team to continuously evolve and improve our support for client in terms of innovation, cost-efficiency, and value
• Adhere to customer and CGI's quality standards
• Establish and execute effective project communication plans
• Facilitate change requests to ensure that all parties are informed of the impacts on schedule and budget
• Manage project on schedule and on budget
• Participate in business development activities
• Coach, mentor, and orient CGI members and actively support member development

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Able to obtain Public Trust clearance
• Experienced in leading and delivering cloud-based modernization projects of varying size, complexity, and technologies
• Demonstrated technical understanding of cloud native solutions in a serverless or containerized environment
• Experienced in managing Agile development lifecycle. Familiar with SCRUM, Kanban, and Scrum of Scrum
• Experience in industry leading agile tools such as Atlassian Suite and Rally
• Experienced in transitioning support responsibilities
• Has knowledge of Federal IT compliance requirements
• Experienced in managing multiple concurrent agile development teams
• Experienced in managing both Time and Material/Labor Hour and Firm-Fixed-Price contracted environment within a federal agency
• Has 7 years of project management experience
• Has an active PMI Project Management Professional (PMP®) or PMI Program Management Professional (PgMP®) Certification
• Has an active Agile certification such as a Certified ScrumMaste

Desired Qualifications:
• Has AWS certification is a plus
• Prior Federal experience is a plus
• Prior automated pipeline experience is a plus


Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI 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 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 CGI's legal duty to furnish information.


  • Project Management
  • Agile Delivery Management
  • Scrum Master

Keywords: CGI Group, Inc., Washington DC , Project Manager, Other , Fairfax, DC

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