Project Manager
Northcentral
Posted on 10/10/2023
INACTIVE
GuidePoint Security

501-1,000 employees

Provides cybersecurity solutions, threat analysis, and resource
Company Overview
GuidePoint Security stands out as a leading cybersecurity firm, boasting a highly skilled team of certified experts dedicated to empowering clients with control over their cyber ecosystems. The company's strength lies in its comprehensive approach to cybersecurity, offering services that range from understanding the evolving threat landscape to insightful product comparisons and integration. This holistic perspective, combined with their commitment to helping clients make informed decisions, positions GuidePoint Security as a trusted industry leader in cybersecurity solutions.
Cybersecurity
Consulting

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Herndon, Virginia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

24%

2 year growth

60%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
JIRA
Confluence
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Product
IT & Security
Requirements
  • Bachelors in Business or Computer Science Required
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a mix of Business Analyst, Project Coordinator, Project Manager, or Cyber Engineer Roles
  • Experience with AppSec and Vulnerability Management Highly Preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in Cybersecurity, and/or SaaS
Responsibilities
  • Plan and define projects, and collaborate with various teams
  • Communicate with PMO and Practice Leadership weekly regarding status updates and strategies
  • Provide leadership and direction to cross-functional project teams, comprised of Engineers, Architects, and project sponsors
  • Work with Architects & Engineers to develop project roadmaps, cutover / implementation plans, and As-Built documentation
  • Responsible for communication including status of project health and ensures project is delivered within schedule and scope
  • Responsible for risk management and escalation of issues that cannot be resolved in the team
  • Consult with stakeholders to gather and document requirements and specifications for solutions and enhancements
  • Gather and analyze data from multiple sources. Develop reports and key risk indicators
  • Define execution plan and approach based on project scope, expected timeline and available budget/resources
  • Manage a combination of Waterfall and Agile-based development efforts from initial analysis and design to development, testing, deployment, and maintenance
  • Manage day-to-day operations of the program responsible for monitoring and maximizing key cost, schedule, and performance metrics
  • Ensure pre-defined project management processes and practices are followed. Drive simplification and improvement as necessary
  • Ensure quality of deliverables is verified and matching stakeholder expectations
  • Track project outcomes realization and customer satisfaction levels through established metrics against service level. Ensure lessons learned are collected
  • High technical acumen - ability to learn various project management apps in a short amount of time (Jira, Confluence, GSuite, Slack, OpenAir, etc.)