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Project Manager

Type: Full-time
Category: Program Manager
Location: Reston, VA
Clearance: TS/SCI with Poly

Description

As a Project Manager on our solutions delivery team, you will have the unique opportunity to work on innovative projects advancing the digital transformation of critical government systems with true mission impact.  

Our delivery teams are driven to explore new ideas and technology, and care deeply about collaboration, feedback, and iteration. We follow Agile practices, embrace the Ops (DataOps/DevSecOps/MLOps) to “automate-first”, use modern tech stacks, and constantly challenge each other to grow and improve.    

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Drive a development team to tactically and strategically meet the customer’s mission application needs
  • Advancing the team’s development through effective Agile ceremonies: daily standups, sprint planning, grooming, demos, and retrospectives 
  • Controlling the scrum board:  ticket creation, grooming, management, and assignment; defining and managing sprint points and scope; documenting ticket description and acceptance criteria; ensuring that ticket status and comments are current  
  • Ensuring systems being developed comply with the enterprise technical architecture 
  • Leveraging the candidate’s excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills to provide timely and clear program updates to customer leadership and program documentation

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 8+ years relevant experience
  • Experience leading an Agile Scrum team  
  • Extensive experience with Agile techniques and practices 
  • Ability to influence customers, stakeholders, and teams whom one has no direct control over
  • Experience working with ambiguity
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Expert experience in Jira
  • Working knowledge and practice of project management concepts and principles
  • Demonstrated experience working with multiple specialties in a "one-team" contract
  • Experience across a variety of technical disciplines
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities through prior experience working with senior management to find solutions for customers and leading teams creating training curricula and/or certifications
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience supporting the Intelligence Community (IC)  
  • Fluency in application and software development; SecDevOps; automation testing

Clearance: Top Secret with Polygraph 

Location: Reston, Virginia  

Physical Requirements  

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer  
  • Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds at times  

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About NT Concepts

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in the Washington DC Metro area, NT Concepts is a private, mid-tier company with clients spanning the Intelligence and Defense communities. We deliver end-to-end ​data and technology solutions ​that advance the modernization, transformation, and automation of the national security mission—solutions with real impact developed in a strong engineering culture that encourages technical growth, leadership, and creative “big idea” problem-solving.

Employees are the core of NT Concepts. We understand that world-changing concepts happen in collaborative environments. We are a company where talented and diverse teams work together using innovation and expertise to solve our clients’ most critical challenges. Here, you’ll gain competitive benefits, opportunities to bolster your skills and develop new abilities, and a company culture dedicated to support and service. In addition to our Benefit and Rewards program, we encourage our employees to take part in #NTC_GivesBack, which paves the way for positive social change.

If joining a stable company with strong professional growth opportunities resonates with you, and you seek vital, mission-driven projects (for some pretty cool clients) that use your specific talents, we’d love to have you move forward with us.

Together is Better

We believe diversity and inclusion drive innovation, and that when we work together, we can accomplish anything. NT Concepts is a people-first, Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer—regardless of a person’s race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected class. If you have a disability and need accommodation, let us know. All resumes are held in confidence. NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.


About NT Concepts

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in the Washington DC Metro area, NT Concepts is a private, mid-tier company with clients spanning the Intelligence and Defense communities. We deliver end-to-end ​data and technology solutions ​that advance the modernization, transformation, and automation of critical national security missions—solutions with real impact developed in a strong engineering culture that encourages technical growth, leadership, and creative “big idea” problem-solving.

Employees are the core of NT Concepts. We understand that world-changing concepts happen in collaborative environments. We are a company where talented and diverse teams work together using innovation and expertise to solve our clients’ most critical challenges. Here, you’ll gain competitive benefits, opportunities to bolster your skills and develop new abilities, and a company culture dedicated to support and service. In addition to our Benefit and Rewards program, we encourage our employees to take part in #NTC_GivesBack, which paves the way for positive social change.

If joining a stable company with strong professional growth opportunities resonates with you, and you seek vital, mission-driven projects (for some pretty cool clients) that use your specific talents, we’d love to have you move forward with us.


Together is Better

We believe diversity and inclusion drive innovation, and that when we work together, we can accomplish anything. NT Concepts is a people-first, Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer—regardless of a person’s race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected class. If you have a disability and need accommodation, let us know. All resumes are held in confidence. NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.