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Project Management Specialist with Secret Clearance

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Date: Jun 29, 2019

Location: Arlington, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 52512 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Project Management Specialist with Secret Clearance to join our team in Arlington, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



The Project Manager I Specialist will provide the following support in an active IT environment:
  Create; update, and manage Work Breakdown Structures (WBSs) & Schedules using MS Project and MS Project Server for SIF according to established templates.
  Build/update, forecast, manage and report program/project financials.
  Use MS. Project (2016) dashboard for viewing and reporting status and information to executive management and staff.
  Use MS Excel to create/update pivot tables for viewing and reporting.
  Coordinate and collaborate with other IT sections management and staff to provide support to include, but is not limited to, program/project management; IT portfolio management; organizational process improvements; and information research, reviews,
sharing and reporting.
  Support process improvement and standardization of organizational processes (e.g., identify, create/improve, document, implement, communicate, and provide training on new/updated processes, and review/comment on standardized processes proposed or
developed by others).
  Review and consolidate comments provided by management and staff based on internal and external documents (e.g., DOJ, 0MB) reviews. Review for content, clarity, and grammatical accuracy.
  Review, consolidate and organize client's share drive and SharePoint documents more efficiently.
  Perform Quality Assurance of documents and other organizational materials.
  Prepare meeting agendas, attend project meetings, and prepare and distribute Meeting Minutes. Capture and track meeting action items.
  Prepare PowerPoint slides and conduct briefings to executive management and staff, when necessary.
  Update Kanban board of client's projects/tasks.
  Provide yearly physical inventory support
  Capture and track inventory action items
  Schedule project meetings
  Attend Project meetings
  Deployment Support
  Maintain deployment tracking information
  Coordinate shipment of equipment and supplies
  Provide other general administrative assistance to Unit Chiefs and Project Managers when needed
  Track new equipment requests
  Track Service Manager tickets for client's HQ
  Capture and track project action items


Required Basic Qualifications:
  Must have active DOD Secret Security Clearance.
  BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, Physical Science, or other technology related field and/or at least 2 years of relevant experience to substitute 1 year of education.
  Must complete & sign a detailed Drug Use Statement and be able to pass the DEA Security Clearance.
  Ability to multi-task, complete detailed oriented tasks achieving accurate results, and work well under pressure.
  5+ years working in an IT environment supporting IT projects
  2+ years managing projects/tasks
  2+ years’ experience with business writing and communicating orally in an IT environment
  2+ years’ experience in an analytical role
  2+ years’ experience using MS Office suite of tools
Desired Skills:
  Experience with or knowledge of how to write plans (e.g., Communications plan).
  Ability to identifying process improvement opportunities and make recommendations.
  Experience with data and/or statistical analysis.
  Experience supporting inventory activities.
  Experience managing projects.
  Experience working with teams.
  Ability to travel up to 25%


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

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