Project Manager 3 (RMF Project Manager) #4165


  • US-Remote
  • Information Technology
  • Suitability/Public Trust
  • Fully remote
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GovCIO is currently hiring a Project Manager to support the VA experience to support the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) ATO Project Management team to oversee the day to day operations, develop project plans on meeting deadlines, and reaching milestones along with collaboration with other team managers, stakeholders and Information System Security Officers (ISSO) to establish efficient team utilization.



Creates integrated project plans for contract deliverables and new products in development projects. Manages a project team comprised of a multidisciplinary staff. Reviews, manages and controls status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with team members and line managers. Generally reports to a Program Manager.



  • Certify all phases of the risk assessment
  • Ensure documents, policies, plans and procedures align with NIST SP800-37, NST SP800-53
  • Attend work groups, meeting and other technical exchanges to help develop a project plans that align all team activities with Authority to Operate (ATO) standards
  • Organizes and visualizes team work
  • Captures notes, themes, and action items from meetings and discussions and determines next steps
  • Interact daily with GovCIO and VA management to interpret their needs and requirements.
  • Review system documentation (Security Plans, Risk Assessments, Network Diagrams and SOPs) to further help develop and manage project outcomes and deliverable metrics
  • Conduct weekly, monthly or ad hoc meetings to ensure teams are meeting project deadlines and to gather feedback on how to improve on current processes
  • Oversee approved routine maintenance implementation on applicable network security devices and applications
  • Develop a road map to lay out short and long term goals and account for deviations resulting in potential schedule changes
  • Provide mentorship to team personnel
  • Maintain existing and develop new processes and procedures to improve intra and inter-team operability and communication
  • Enforce GovCIO, VA NOC, and intra-team policies and performance standards
  • Assign responsibilities and monitor tasks and project status
  • Knowledge of Project Management methodologies and techniques
  • Ensures action items and milestones are fully documented, are being worked satisfactorily, and completed as planned
  • Problem solver who assesses requests, determines the necessary tasks, then organizes the team to successfully accomplish the work
  • Coordinates and schedules meetings
  • Flexibility, ingenuity, creativity, diplomacy, and a willingness to learn and adapt
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft tools – PowerPoint, MS Teams, Word, and Excel
  • Manages the direction of a project through the design, implementation, and testing in accordance with project objectives.
  • Defines requirements and plans project lifecycle deployment
  • Supervises professional and technical support personnel performing in their regular disciplines
  • Schedules tasks and coordinates with various team members to accomplish the results.
  • Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables
  • Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables
  • Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking, analysis and reporting


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field with 8+ years of experience in project management (5 years of additional experience maybe substituted for degree)
  • Active PMP Certification required. If not PMP Certified, must be able to obtain within 6 months of employment
  • Must be able to pass and maintain a Tier 4 (BI) Government Background Investigation
  • Clearance required: Ability to maintain an active Public Trust clearance

Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers--people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.


Posted Pay Range


The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Pay range: $108,310 - $130,000 Annually

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