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Project Manager

  • Location: Carrollton, 75006
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

Long term contract opportunity in Carrollton, TX for a Project Manager of a matrix team of software engineers, hardware engineers, system integration engineers, and business development personnel to manage projects and pursuit and order capture for multi-million-dollar security system programs.
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Manage fixed duration projects from $1M to $5M.
  • Provide team management for new business proposals, including:
    • Develop proposal plan & schedule.
    • Work with internal teams on contract and pricing strategy.
    • Schedule status calls & touchpoints.
    • Interface with business support services.
    • Develop project execution strategy and project work breakdown structure.
    • Draft initial project management plan.
  • Participate in the design and delivery of large security system implementations.
  • Adhere to all company-specific PM policies as well as follow generally accepted PMI project principals in the management and technical support of network based physical Security System projects.
  • Manage the financials (P&L) for the project including financial management of subcontractors.
  • Project Lead and/or liaison between customers and subcontractors.
  • Occasional travel may be required for site meetings.
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate discipline. In the absence of a degree, eight years of project management experience.
  • 5+ years of related experience in Project Management.
  • PMP certification is preferred.
  • Previous physical security systems experience is highly preferred.
  • May need to obtain a Security Clearance.
  • Working knowledge and experience with project management processes.
  • Experience in managing projects with multiple internal & external stakeholders.
  • Experience with fixed price programs with short duration (6 – 18-month delivery) technical system projects, including networking equipment, cameras, access control, and Command and Control platforms.
  • Experience estimating fixed price security system projects.
  • Experience managing software and/or hardware technologies.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Project and Office suite.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and display viable problem-solving skills.
 
About our client
Our client is a multibillion-dollar company that provides technologically advanced solutions for global aerospace and the defense industry. With over 68,000 employees they can continue their legacy of quality, trust, and customer service. If you want to work with the most innovative and passionate people and soar together, apply today.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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