Careers

Program Manager

Apply

For the past 25 years, we’ve been doing work that matters. We’re a digital agency that leverages technology to extend the influence of our mission-driven clients. Every day, our team of more than 100 digital strategists, architects, designers, and creators help leading nonprofit organizations and government agencies across the country make an impact. But this team still needs you! This is your opportunity to join the company helping those doing good in the world – do more, reach more, and achieve more. 

 

We're hiring a senior-level Program Manager to join the Forum One Team in Arlington, VA! This position is also available to sit remotely. Successful candidates for these roles are consummate, experienced professionals that will lead a five year, multi-million dollar IT contract within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) family of agencies. The program manager will lead the project from conception to completion in the areas of Drupal website development, operations and maintenance, and the development, modernization, and enhancement of enterprise IT systems that promote and protect public health, safety, and technological innovation. 

 

*This position is dependent upon the awarding of the contract which is expected in February/March 2021*

 

What you’ll do:

  • Responsible for coordinating the work activity of management and technical personnel and enforcing work standards, assigning contractor schedules, and communicating policies, purposes, and managing subordinates and subcontractors.
  • Responsible for the overall contract performance.
  • Organize resources to support multiple concurrent projects and manage the execution of multiple concurrent projects.
  • Organize, direct, and coordinate planning and production of all contract support activities.
  • Conduct oral and written communications with all levels of management for planning and control of projects.
  • Communicate with all levels of Government management personnel, other contract personnel, and customer agency representatives.
  • Formulate and review project feasibility studies, determine costs, and ensure conformance to work standards.
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to colleagues, subordinates, and government representatives.

 

What you bring to the table:

  • 10+ years of related functional experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident with the ability to attain a Public Trust Clearance

 

What would be nice: 

  • PMP Certification
  • Involvement on IT projects supporting systems within HHS and/or at FDA preferred
  • Hands-on technology experience with the ability to quickly grasp new technology concepts
  • IT experience using technologies such as Amazon Web Services, Drupal, open-source technologies, Oracle, Coldfusion and/or similar technologies
  • Experience leading Agile IT projects
  • Agile Training or Certifications
  • Experience leading large-scale Federal contracts 

 

Why you’ll love it here:

  • Competitive Salary & Employee Ownership Plan
  • 401(k) match, Commuter benefits & flexible spending accounts  
  • 15 Vacation days, in addition to Sick Leave & Floating Holidays
  • Flexible work hours
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company-provided laptops
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Snacks, healthy ones and not so healthy ones

 

What we value:

  • We’re passionate about our work – our clients’ missions matter, and we apply our passion in support of clients who are addressing the most critical global issues.
  • We’re great partners – we’re collaborative, approachable, creative, inclusive, and reliable.
  • We’re continuous learners – we are always expanding, refining, and improving our craft, value, and impact—as individuals and as a team.
  • We’re inquisitive problem solvers – we’re dedicated to finding the right solution, which requires actively engaging varied perspectives, and approaching our work with flexibility, humility,  and open minds.
  • We get things done – we are thoughtful and thorough, but we don’t waste time or hesitate to tackle problems head on.
  • We do the right thing – we make decisions for Forum One and our clients with the highest integrity, respect, fairness, and honesty. 

 

Forum One provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Apply