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Parsons Corporation Project Manager Support & Development Lead in Centreville, Virginia

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Job Description:

Project Manager Support & Development Lead-(Remote)

You use your head, instead of losing it

Even a good team can have a bad day. When things go wrong, you’ve got the experience and skill to lead your team to put them right. And the professionalism to learn from what you’ve all just gone through and take the steps necessary to prevent it in the future. If you can stay cool when things heat up, you may be just the person we need.

What you will be doing:

Leads the development of knowledge, training, and support for Project Managers. Interfaces with project managers and Business Unit and Operations Management to assess the needs of the project management discipline and to provide the knowledge and tools necessary to ensure successful project outcomes. Establishes and administers the PM Center of Excellence, including the administration of the PM Development Model, facilitation of training, development of related processes systems, tools, and appropriate PM selection.

Skills you need to have:

  • Proven ability to perform in a management capacity, excellent written and oral communications skills, and a thorough knowledge of industry best practices.

  • Knowledgeable of current technology and how it can be effectively utilized to support performance improvement.

  • Experience in identifying and defining performance challenges; root cause analysis and effective problem solving within business paradigms.

  • Capable of developing knowledge assets; administering knowledge management programs.

  • Able to prepare written reports and presentations to various audiences from practitioners to leadership, and in briefing stakeholders and senior personnel.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively engage and interface with interdisciplinary teams of professionals.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's Degree in technical/business field and typically 15+ years of related work experience, or advanced degree, is required.

  • Industry certification related to Project Management (e.g., PMI PMP), or related degree, is preferred.

  • Incumbent should have a broad general technical and business background.

  • Industry certification related to Project Management (e.g., PMI PMP), or related degree, is preferred.

  • Must have the ability to manage projects, interface with clients and enjoy being hands on.

  • Proven ability to perform in a management capacity, excellent written and oral communications.

Supportive, not stifling. Cooperative, not disruptive. Sound good?

Our encouraging and mutually supportive environment will bring out the best in you. A safe, positively reinforcing workplace like the one we cultivate has been shown to reduce stress, lift morale, and help strengthen performance at every level. Here, you’ll feel safe to expand to be your full self. And when you shine, we’ll be here to recognize and reward. We welcome and respect the diverse backgrounds that make each of us who we are and offer opportunities to all. Apply today.

Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading technology firm driving the future of defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, and smart cities, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today. With a history of disruption beginning in 1944, we apply our distinct perspective to help our customers confront the issues of tomorrow in every domain—land, sea, air, space, and cyber. Our range of capabilities and our global network of resources lets us layer and integrate solutions to respond to any challenge with unmatched agility. In a time of rapid change, we see infinite sources of inspiration to fuel our creativity and enable the innovation necessary to accomplish our quest of delivering a better world. For more about Parsons, visit us at parsons.com and follow our quest on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/parsonscorporation) , Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/parsonscorporation/) , Twitter (https://twitter.com/ParsonsCorp) , and LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/parsons/) .

This position pays a minimum annual salary of $130,100.00 and a maximum annual salary of $234,200.00.

Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401K.

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

For more about Parsons, visit parsons.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

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