Sr. Technical Project Manager

Job Locations US-MS-Stennis Space Center | US-CA-Monterey
Requisition ID
Position Category
Project and Program Management
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


Peraton is seeking to identify highly motivated and qualified individuals for various future opportunities. 


We are currently seeking a Sr. Technical Project Manager


Our team supports technical solutions associated with the collection, processing, and exploitation of assured, relevant, and timely oceanographic, meteorological, hydrographic, precise time and astrometric information for the Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (CNMOC). Candidates who join our team play an integral role in the design, development, and innovative modernization of the IT infrastructure used to provide meteorology and oceanography support to warfighters afloat and ashore. We will maintain, upgrade, and modernize the IT infrastructure to include engineering, software development, administration, and data management.


To be considered, you must MEET or EXCEED the qualifications and requirements as they are outlined.


  • Must be a US Citizen and hold a DoD Secret clearance, Top Secret clearance preferred
  • Candidates must be within a commutable distance from either Stennis MS or Monterey Ca


This work includes but is not limited to:

  • Lead teams on large complex projects, to include initiating, planning, controlling, executing, and closing tasks to produce the solution and deliverables.
  • Works with client to identify business requirements and work with teams to develop solutions.
  • Translate customer requirements into formal agreements and obtain customer acceptance of results while meeting business objectives.
  • Execute a wide range of process activities beginning with the requirement request through development, test, and final delivery.
  • Responsible for performance, cost, scope, schedule, quality, and appropriate business measurements for project, according to project charter.
  • Formulate partnerships between customer, suppliers, and staff.
  • Anticipate, identify, track, and report on potential project related problems.
  • Utilize refined techniques for identifying, eliminating, or mitigating solution, project, and business risk.
  • Understand customer, industry, and business trends and apply this understanding to meet project objectives.
  • Challenge the validity of given procedures and processes with a view toward enhancement or improvement.
  • Analyze information and situations and implement actions, independently or through management, to ensure project objectives are met.
  • Analyze new and complex project related problems and creates innovative solution involving finance, scheduling, resources, technology, methodology, tools, and solution components.
  • Significant breadth of knowledge in business matters, finance, planning, and forecasting and personnel order to manage staff and business matters.


  • BS 8-10, MS 6-8, PhD 3-5
  • Hold active/current DoD Secret clearance, Top Secret clearance preferred
  • Managing geographically dispersed workforce
  • Manage information technology and/or software development projects
  • Demonstrates an in-depth understanding of Project Management practices
  • Proven ability to use MS Project to manage projects
  • Worked in agile development and production environment

Desired Experiences:  

  • 3+ years of experience with cloud technologies and projects
  • PMP, Scrum Master, or Agile certification
  • DoD Portfolio Management experience
  • DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF) experience

Benefits: At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best, beyond the work you do with us daily. We are fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans, to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.


Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$80,000 - $128,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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