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Octo Consulting Group Program Manager in Reston, Virginia

You…

As a Program Manager with Octo, you will join our growing team in support of a Federal customer. You will provide leadership, oversight, and management of the full contract.

Us...

We were founded as a fresh alternative in the Government Consulting Community and are dedicated to the belief that results are a product of analytical thinking, agile design principles and that solutions are built in collaboration with, not for, our customers. This mantra drives us to succeed and act as true partners in advancing our client’s missions.

The Program Mission…

The mission of our customer is to deliver the best value in real estate, acquisition, and technology services to the government and ultimately save money for the American taxpayer.

Specifics…

  • Ensures performance against contract and program requirements; serves as a single point of accountability and responsibility to the government; coordinates and ensures completion of deliverables and other contractual requirements

  • Perform risk management; develops and implements long-term strategies, roadmaps, and monitors execution to ensure alignment of tactical activities.

  • Manage program budget, evaluates performance against design and schedule requirements and constraints.

  • Consults and advises senior Federal leadership

  • Ensures Federal leaders have actionable information in a timely manner necessary to obtain decision/guidance to facilitate program execution.

  • Present proposals to senior government officials in a clear compelling way

Requirements....

  • Demonstrated experience architecting the transformation and consolidation of major systems with common data stores, system security, API Management Services, Identity Access Management (IAM), Reporting and Visualization Tools; and Hosting and Infrastructure requirements

  • Demonstrated experience leading a technical team to develop cloud native solutions in a serverless environment, managing both the production of application code as well as the supporting infrastructure environment

  • Demonstrated experience with the management, manpower utilization, and supervision of employees (including subcontractors) of various labor categories and skills in projects similar to the requirements of the TO, including in a performance-based environment

  • Demonstrated experience in leading a collaborative team including collaborating with the Government officials to deliver solutions

  • Experience in Agile software development project management

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Federal IT compliance requirements

  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple concurrent agile development teams

  • Demonstrated experience in modernizing an IT environment with a collaborative Agile development process with continuous integration and DevSecOp

    Desired Skills:

  • Active PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) or PMI Program Management Professional Certification (PgMP)

  • Previous government contract experience

Years of Experience: 7+ years of relevant experience

Education: Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline

Clearance: Ability to obtain a Public Trust

Requirements....

  • Demonstrated experience architecting the transformation and consolidation of major systems with common data stores, system security, API Management Services, Identity Access Management (IAM), Reporting and Visualization Tools; and Hosting and Infrastructure requirements

  • Demonstrated experience leading a technical team to develop cloud native solutions in a serverless environment, managing both the production of application code as well as the supporting infrastructure environment

  • Demonstrated experience with the management, manpower utilization, and supervision of employees (including subcontractors) of various labor categories and skills in projects similar to the requirements of the TO, including in a performance-based environment

  • Demonstrated experience in leading a collaborative team including collaborating with the Government officials to deliver solutions

  • Experience in Agile software development project management

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Federal IT compliance requirements

  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple concurrent agile development teams

  • Demonstrated experience in modernizing an IT environment with a collaborative Agile development process with continuous integration and DevSecOp

    Desired Skills:

  • Active PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) or PMI Program Management Professional Certification (PgMP)

  • Previous government contract experience

Years of Experience: 7+ years of relevant experience

Education: Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline

Clearance: Ability to obtain a Public Trust

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