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Project Managers JPL TSAS
Reference #:21-3199
Open Date:7/21/2021
Location:Pasadena, CA
US Citizenship Required:No
Job Description:
SSAI has openings for a Project Managers (PM) to manage SSAI efforts supporting a contract at JPL. The PMs direct, monitor, and control all aspects of employee performance  and development to ensure that all  tasks are accomplished within the prescribed schedule. The PMs interface with the customer to capture project staffing requirements, obtains feedback on performance, and presents status reports. The PM has direct interaction with the government customer in coordination with the subcontractor  performance. The PMs report to Program Director. The PMs are members of SSAI's Senior Management Team and participate actively in corporate initiatives including Business Development (marketing and proposal efforts), strategic planning, employee mentoring, community support activities, and corporate social functions.

Required Qualifications:
  • BS/BA in a physical science, math, engineering, business or related discipline and 7 years of professional experience (advanced degree strongly desired). 
  • Ability to manage employee performance and growth and development
  • Excellent verbal and writing communication skills are required.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of NASA Engineering and Science organizations, and Project Management practices and standards strongly desired.
  • Experience in project management practices, including portfolio management, strategic planning, risk assessment and mitigation, earned value management, and performance-based contracting.
  • Experience in the NASA contracting environment strongly desired.
  • PMP Certification desired.