• IT Project/Portfolio Manager

    Job Locations US-DC Metro Area
    Job ID
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Growth requires a strong foundation, and at Buchanan & Edwards, our people are our strength. They are the foundation for building the next generation of innovative IT solutions, revolutionizing the industry, and solving the nation’s most critical challenges.


    Let Buchanan & Edwards help you unleash your potential and reach your goals.

    Come grow with us.


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    • Responsible for the full life cycle project management of a wide variety of IT projec
    • Work closely with engineering staff to ensure strict adherence to scope, schedule, and budget, and to ensure successful project exec
    • Regular interface with senior management, design engineers, stakeholders, implementation team members, vendors, and subcontrac
    • Responsible for project initiation, planning, execution and c Identifies and reports on Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and Performance Measures
    • Leads and trains junior staf
    • Facilitates definition of project missions, goals, tasks, and resource requirements and works to resolve or assist in the resolution of cross- divisional resource or project conflic
    • Serves as Agile framework coach
    • Strategic Planning, Performance Analysis and Reporting
    • Risk identification, analysis, and mitigation
    • May establish Integrated Project Teams (IPTs) and conduct kickoff meetings with all stakeholder
    • Establish and implement processes and procedures to effectively manage technical portfolios.
    • Work closely with Enterprise Architecture, Solution Providers and Customers from across the enterprise.
    • Prepares testing plans and schedules, remediation and status reports for Section 508 Accessibility Standards developed by the S. Access Board and promulgated under 36 C.F.R. part 1194 as amended in 2017; and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, developed by the W3C
    • Web Accessibility Initiative to ensure Information and Communication Technology (ICT) (systems and applications) are accessible
    • Collaborate with internal and external customers and stakeholders in the execution of Section 508 accessibility functions and standards


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems or related discipline, or equivalent education and experience.
    • 5 + years of experience in IT Project management
    • 10+ years of IT related experience
    • PMP certification
    • ITIL, CSM, or SAFe certification preferred
    • Experience managing large scale IT projects
    • Experience with Atlassian suite of tools
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Strong customer focus, including the ability to manage customer needs and multiple work priorities
    • Familiarity with Enterprise Architecture processes including DODAF, FEAF and TBM
    • An Active Top Secret (with SCI eligibility) security clearance is REQUIRED


    Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. (BE) is an Information Technology and Professional Services consulting firm located in Arlington, VA. BE is a diversified high-technology services company, providing government, commercial and nonprofit agencies technology solutions and organizational management services to ensure mission success. Serving the federal sector since 1998, we base our solutions on an in-depth understanding of our clients, their mission and the unique challenges they face. BE is the winner of the 2015 Microsoft U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year award, a 2015 Washington Post Top Workplace and has been an Inc. 500/5000 awardee for six consecutive years.


    Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is dedicated to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to crafting a workplace that endorses creativity and innovation, and promotes engagement through open communication, acceptance of new people and ideas, and a supportive team dynamic. Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is an equal Opportunity Employer –Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. Buchanan & Edwards is an E-Verify employer.







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