Sr. Program Manager

Rockville, MD

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Job Description

Octo Consulting Group is seeking a Sr. Program Manager to join our growing team in support of a Federal customer. The Sr. Program Manger will lead the team through overall transformation for traditional to an Agile PMO and provide Agile process, implementation and governance oversight and leadership. Additionally, the Sr. Program Manager will provide support to CPIC, financial management and acquisition tasks as required. 

Skills & Requirements

  • 8-10 years of professional experience
  • 3-5 years Program Management Experience.
  • Experience with working within or establishing an Agile PMOs highly desired
  • Strong working experience and knowledge of Agile processes and best practices, including tools such as Jira
  • Ability to closely interact and manage senior stakeholder expectations and most project communications
  • Strong written and oral communications
  • MS, PMP, CSM, Safe Agilest, experience supporting PMOs at federal agencies, NIH preferred
  • Knowledge of NIH grants process highly desirable

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree

Location:

  • Rockville, MD

 

About Octo Consulting Group, Inc.

Octo Consulting Group (Octo) is an industry-leading, award-winning provider of digital services for the federal government. Octo specializes in providing agile software engineering, user experience design, cloud services, and digital strategy services that address government’s most pressing missions. Octo delivers intelligent solutions and rapid results, yielding lower costs and measurable outcomes.

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work beside some of the smartest and most accomplished staff you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits and an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment. 

Other Considerations: Relocation will not be offered. Selected applicants will be subject to a background investigation. Individual’s primary workstation is located in an office area. The noise level in this environment is low to moderate. Regularly required to sit for extended periods up to 80% of time; frequently required to move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, fax, telephone, cell phone, etc. Occasionally required to reach overhead, bend, and lift objects of up to 10 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include use of computer monitor screens up to 80% of time.

For more information please visit: 

www.octoconsulting.com

www.octoconsulting.com/careers