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Date: Jan 17, 2018

Location: Arlington, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 11439 


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 Sr. Program Manager-Agile to join our team in Arlington, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



Program Manager and PMP with extensive experience leading teams and management of multi-million dollar, high risk programs including software development and deployment

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Government Program Manager/Product Owner to coordinate project activities, including those activities that reside across various support contracts
  • The candidate will create and maintain project work breakdown structures (WBS)
  • Develop and maintain integrated master schedules; define and maintain dependencies and the project’s critical path
  • Establish a schedule baseline, conduct change requests to change schedule baseline that involves, negotiations for schedules with customers
  • Creating metrics to manage scope, quantify scope creep and manage changes to scope, schedule and budget
  • Maintain a cost estimate (and update if needed) based on the WBS; cost elements include: software development, training and deployment, system decommissioning, security, business requirements, management support, and software license/platform costs
  • Create and maintain a spend plan and track cost savings on projects
  • Perform EVM reporting in accordance with agencies EVMS policies and standards
  • Identify, prioritize and manage cost, schedule, performance, and quality risks. 
  • Facilitate an integrated product team
  • Define program needs across a range of disciplines (e.g. business requirements analysis, technical integration, security)
  • Manage an agile development effort , that involves multiple scrum teams and involves integrating their combined efforts
  • Develop and/or maintain project specific artifacts per the Agile Governance Framework using standardized PMO designated templates:

       -Program Charter

       -Product Vision
       -Product Backlog
       -Cost Estimate and Financial Plan
       -Integrated Master Schedule
       -System Inventory Form - Records Management
       -Records Disposition Schedule
       -Organizational Change Management Plan
       -Deployment Strategy and Plan
       -Memoranda of Understanding, as required
       -Decommissioning Plan
       -Project Closeout Report and Presentation


  • Experience with enterprise software development and related activities that span across all lifecycle phases
  • Established clear, concise and results-driven reporting procedures, formats and metrics
  • Plan, development and present briefings to senior government staff



  • Bachelor’s degree in management or business related discipline with 15 years of relevant experience.
  • Agile certification and/or formal training is required
  • PMP certification is a strong plus
  • At least 5 years’ experience in project management, software development, system decommissioning and training
  • Demonstrated project management expertise with Agile software development projects
  • Demonstrated experience managing project budgets and spend plans
  • Demonstrated experience creating and managing project schedules
  • Experience tracking project schedule and cost variance.
  • Experience identifying and managing risks
  • Fluency in MS Office products is required.
  • Experience in support of Federal Civilian Agencies is desired.
  • Experience as a business executive managing senior business and government relationships.
  • Previous experience training personnel and deploying information technology systems is desired
  • Experience developing and maintaining decommissioning plan (for IT systems/applications)
  • Current/active DoD Secret security clearance or Public Trust.


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 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 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, 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.




Nearest Major Market: Arlington Virginia
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

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