Full-Time

Program Manager

U.S. Citizenship Required

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Ardent

Ardent

51-200 employees

Provides defense technology and location intelligence solutions

Data & Analytics
Aerospace

Senior

Washington, DC, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
JIRA
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree with eight (8) or more years of relevant experience in an enterprise software development environment.
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification (must be achieved within three months after contract award).
  • Must have PM leadership experience in a Federal Government Contracting environment.
  • Experience in Agile Software Development environment and methodologies related to software lifecycle management.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Project.
  • Experience with requirements tracking tools like JIRA.
  • Experience leading multiple teams and executing tasks with independent release schedules.
  • Strong understanding of configuration management planning.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills
  • U.S. Citizens willing to undergo the government issued background investigation process.
Responsibilities
  • Take overall responsibility for contract activities, including planning, organizing, directing, controlling, staffing, and reporting to the Government.
  • Serve as a full-time corporate employee of the prime Contractor at the time of contract award.
  • Lead and manage enterprise software development projects following Agile methodologies.
  • Utilize Microsoft Project and other tools to manage project schedules and deliverables effectively.
  • Utilize JIRA or similar tools for requirements tracking and management.
  • Lead multiple teams consisting of project managers, technical leads, and business analysts to execute tasks with independent release schedules.
  • Define all project activities and milestones required to meet objectives and deliverables, including task sequencing, effort estimation, and critical path determination.
  • Monitor program execution to identify obstacles and deviations from the plan and take corrective action as needed.
  • Conduct continuous risk assessment and management, developing measures to reduce risk in program execution.
  • Develop metrics and reports for tracking program execution and communicate progress to stakeholders.
  • Manage contract activities, budgeting, resource allocation, and subcontractor personnel.
  • Develop configuration management plans and oversee all aspects of configuration management planning.

Ardent specializes in delivering security and defense technology solutions, including data science and analytics, digital transformation services, and location intelligence using technologies such as geographic visualization, cloud, and information sharing. The company's expertise lies in creating actionable insights, modernizing systems, and providing mission-critical spatial applications and platforms for various government agencies.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Vienna, Virginia

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

11%