Project Manager


*This position is contingent upon the awarding of the contract which is expected in February/March 2021*

We're hiring a senior-level Project Manager to join the Forum One Team in Arlington, VA! Successful candidates for these roles are consummate, experienced professionals that will lead a five year, multi-million dollar IT contract within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) family of agencies. The project manager will lead the project from conception to completion in the areas of Drupal website development, operations and maintenance, and the development, modernization, and enhancement of enterprise IT systems that promote and protect public health, safety, and technological innovation.


What you’ll do:


  • Perform enterprise-wide horizontal integration planning and interfaces to other functional systems.
  • Provide overall managerial direction for a specific project.
  • Manage ADP services and support operations that may include multiple task orders.
  • Organize resources to support multiple concurrent task orders and manage the execution of those task orders.
  • Organize, direct, and coordinate planning and production of all project support activities.
  • Conduct oral and written communications with the Program Manager for planning and control of the project or multiple, concurrent task orders.
  • Communicate with all levels of Government management personnel, other contract personnel, and customer agency representatives.
  • Formulate project feasibility studies, determines costs, and ensures conformance to work standards.
  • Assign, schedule, and review work of subordinates including subcontractors.
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to colleagues, subordinates, and government representatives.
  • Assure the proper use of current or requested programming, testing and documentation techniques.

What you bring to the table:


  • 7+ years of related functional experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident with the ability to attain a Public Trust Clearance


What would be nice: 

  • PMP Certification
  • Involvement on IT projects supporting systems within HHS and/or at FDA preferred
  • Hands-on technology experience with the ability to quickly grasp new technology concepts
  • IT experience using technologies such as Amazon Web Services, Drupal, open-source technologies, Oracle, Coldfusion and/or similar technologies
  • Experience leading Agile IT projects
  • Agile Training or Certifications
  • Experience leading large-scale Federal contracts 


Why you’ll love it here:


  • Competitive Salary & Employee Ownership Plan
  • 401(k) match, Commuter benefits & flexible spending accounts  
  • 15 Vacation days, in addition to Sick Leave & Floating Holidays
  • Flexible work hours
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company-provided laptops
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Snacks, healthy ones and not so healthy ones


What we value:

  • We’re passionate about our work – our clients’ missions matter, and we apply our passion in support of clients who are addressing the most critical global issues.
  • We’re great partners – we’re collaborative, approachable, creative, inclusive, and reliable.
  • We’re continuous learners – we are always expanding, refining, and improving our craft, value, and impact—as individuals and as a team.
  • We’re inquisitive problem solvers – we’re dedicated to finding the right solution, which requires actively engaging varied perspectives, and approaching our work with flexibility, humility,  and open minds.
  • We get things done – we are thoughtful and thorough, but we don’t waste time or hesitate to tackle problems head on.
  • We do the right thing – we make decisions for Forum One and our clients with the highest integrity, respect, fairness, and honesty. 


Forum One provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.