Technical Project Manager

Job Locations US-KS-Topeka
Requisition ID
Position Category
Project and Program Management
Defense Mission & Health Solutions


We are looking for a Project Manager at McConnel AirForce Base.


The candidate that we hire for this role will be responsible for the following:

Leads the Active Directory (AD) migration of 300,000+ Active Directory (AD) user accounts and objects.  Responsible for the performance of a large, complex technical project in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines. Drives performance and the technical direction of the project through installation in accordance with project objectives.  Acts as the single point of contact for migration activities.  Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports. Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables.  Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables. Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team. Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.  Works closely with the Air Force customer on a daily basis and provides executive updates to Peraton Leadership.


What you'll do:

  • Oversee the AD Migration for the project
  • Lead Migration teams, including Peraton and subcontractors, to drive tasks to completion
  • Provides updates to the Migration MS Project schedule and report status on progress throughout Migrations
  • Develop plans and strategic documents
  • Apply High Maturity concepts on assigned project and/or take appropriate training to be able to incorporate within project activities and provide recommendations to the program
  • Occasional travel required; up to 25%


10 years of experience, may have supervisory experience. 


What you'll need:

  • Experience managing IT related, or defense systems, large-scale deployments, (Network and Infrastructure Installation projects preferred)
  • Well versed in life cycle project management methodologies
  • Experience in tracking costs, schedule, and performance progress
  • Experience in Risk Management
  • Experience with MS Office and MS Project Professional

 Security Requirements

  • Must have an active SECRET Clearance  


  • McConnel AFB


  • 10 years of experience with a B.S. Degree or higher preferred.  
  • PMP Certified (or equivalent training)


Peraton Overview

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Target Salary Range

$104,000 - $166,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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