Global Science & Technology, Inc.
  • Program/Project Management
  • Greenbelt, MD, USA
  • Full Time

Global Science & Technology, a growing scientific and high-technology firm, is seeking a Project Manager to support the NOAA Earth Prediction Innovation Center (EPIC) Contract located in Greenbelt, MD.

Position Summary:

The Project Manager will be responsible for overseeing GST's support for the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), Office of Weather and Air Quality (OWAQ) in development of EPIC. The candidate will provide oversight for all project activities and serve as primary interface with government representatives. The Project Manager will be responsible for implementing and overseeing governance and coordination activities for EPIC.  

Primary Duties:

  • Communicate with multiple, mutually intersecting parties from outreach personnel, developers, architects, weather researchers, and high-level management within the company, NOAA, other US Government, and industry.
  • Serve as the EPIC contractor lead, with overall responsibility for the success of the EPIC contract.
  • Work with the lead architect and software engineer providing leadership, vision, and guidance to the EPIC contractor staff.
  • Track progress on EPIC milestones, report on progress to the Government, and bring issues and proposed solutions to the attention of the Government throughout the life of the contract.
  • Responsible for and oversee recruitment and training efforts, ensuring a high quality, technical, and diverse team

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related disciplines with a minimum of 10 years of relevant leadership and management experience.
  • Project Manager Professional (PMP) Certification or the ability to obtain a PMP Certificate no later than September 2020.

Desired Experience/Skills:

  • Advanced degrees in Computer Science, Engineering, Atmospheric Numerical Modeling, Cloud Technologies or related fields are highly desired.
  • Prior NOAA experience.
  • Experience implementing high-performance computing (HPC) and cloud technologies, including cloud computing and storage.
  • Atmospheric science, meteorology, and weather forecasting.
  • Experience with environmental weather satellites (e.g., GOES and POES, but preferably others as well).

Physical Qualification(s) Required:

  • Ability to use a computer.

Mental Qualification(s) Required:

  • Ability to multitask.

U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency is highly desirable. 

Selected applicants will be subject to a government background investigation.

GST offers competitive salaries; vacation, sick, and holiday leave; major medical, dental, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401K retirement plan; tuition assistance; and opportunities for employee career growth and development.

You may also fax your resume to (240) 366-5994. If you need assistance, please call 301-474-9696.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans' status. GST is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 

 

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