Information Technology Project Manager in Arlington, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Information Technology Project Manager

Why Join Parsons?

Parsons provides complex, solution-oriented services for the defense, intelligence, security, and smart cities markets. Our purpose is to Deliver a Better World. We do this with digitally-enabled defense, security and infrastructure solutions. These solutions respond to opportunities created by disruptive technology, expanding global population, urbanization, aging infrastructure and security challenges.


Our IT Project Managers oversee low to mid-level complexity IT projects running concurrently with an annual volume up to $2.5M. The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of IT Project Management Office (PMO)  procedures and can demonstrate his/her knowledge as it relates to project management skills and practices.

You will work independently managing projects with scope inclusive of developing individual applications or application systems, infrastructure/mobilization projects or phases of a larger program. You will build, supervise and coordinate activities of the project team to assure the project meets the project sponsor and stakeholder expectations, delivering all projects on time, on budget, and within scope in accordance with business priorities. Throughout the lifecycle of each project, the project manager tracks project status and costs and manages project teams to mitigate issues and risks.

The position can be based in either our Arlington or Centreville, VA offices or in our Charlotte, NC office.


  • 4-year degree in Computer Science (or related curriculum) and 5+ years of relevant application and/or IT infrastructure experience and at least 4-6 years of progressive experience in project management.
  • A successful track record of  selecting and leading an IT project team from project startup to successful delivery and closeout meeting budgets, schedules, and technical requirements for the project.
  • PMP Certification required.

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Confidential clearance.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.