VariQ has an exciting opportunity for a highly qualified Senior Program Manager to support the U.S. Department of Homeland Security ONENET in Washington, D.C.
Available upon award, currently in proposal/bid stage
Location: Washington DC (downtown)
Security Clearance: must be eligible for a public trust (US Citizenship required for DHS security clearances)
Possess and apply comprehensive IT knowledge across key tasks and high impact assignments. Typical deployments include new office setups, network infrastructure upgrades, workstation relocations, etc.
Manage the team to implement and monitor installations of hardware and software: network switches, file and print servers, tape back‐up units, desktop computers, laptops, tablets, printers, and various specialized equipment (cameras, fingerprint scanners, special test equipment (STE), etc.).
Contribute to deliverables and performance metrics.
Possess and apply knowledge of the DHS network and voice communications environments.
Plan and lead major technology assignments.
Perform hardware and software installations, as a team member or site lead.
Complete single engineer technology assignments.
Mentor and train fellow team members.
Install and test new servers, switches, routers, end‐user computers, network printers, external hard drives, fax servers, document scanners and other peripheral equipment, as well as operating systems software, COTS and GOTS applications.
Ensure end user access to Government mainframe applications.
Document network configurations and inventories.
Support the Planning phase of the project lifecycle with respect to the voice and network deployment needs by; planning, documenting, and staffing.
Support the Execution phase of the project lifecycle with respect to the voice and network deployment needs by; completing the on‐site installation, providing remote installation support, or supporting the on‐site engineers.
Support the Closing phase of the project lifecycle with respect to the voice and network deployment needs by; completing or insuring completion of all work products.
Bachelor’s degree in IT related discipline required, MS highly desired.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
10+ years overall network engineering management and wide area network experience, with technical and management teams