Senior Project Manager (Remote work option)

Employer: FoxGuard Solutions
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: IT/Computers/Networking, Project/Product Management
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 10/2/2021
Closing Date: 11/30/2021
FoxGuard Solutions
FoxGuard Solutions develops customized cyber security, compliance, and industrial computing solutions. As a leading operational technology company we deliver reliable, secure and configurable solutions that include: several cyber security solutions, including Patch & Update Management Services as well as turnkey computing solutions for mission-critical applications designed to fit a customer’s intended use, expected life-cycle and desired price point.
http://www.foxguardsolutions.com
Job Description

FoxGuard Solutions is looking for a strategic, results-oriented leader to join its team as a full-time Senior Project Manager! To ensure ideal project success, your ability to engage in a hands-on fashion is expected along with a flair for creativity and flexibility. You must think big, move fast, and have an ambitious drive to deliver results while cultivating relationships and earning trust with both internal and external stakeholders. Thriving in both a start-up and mature business environment is essential to your success as a Senior, Project Manager. If you are ready to join our team, apply now! 

What you will be doing ….

Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for securing and managing resources for single or multiple product line commercial projects from proposal development and award through contract closeout. Responsibilities typically include planning, scheduling, and control of project activities to achieve project objectives.

  • Provides project leadership for major commercial cybersecurity assessment/implementation/mitigation, design, construction, expansion, extension, renovation, supply, or component replacement projects.
  • Prepares project plans/schedules/materials to achieve project quality, reliability, cost, and timing objectives.
  • Utilizes approved project management methods and processes to execute medium-risk projects of existing technology and methods to meet client needs and expectations.
  • Provides a primary interface between the project team, management, and client.
  • Develops assignments, timetables, and responsibilities for team members for the duration of the project.
  • Coordinates multiple project activities including organizing and directing personnel, materials, and equipment; utilizes team building skills to ensure satisfactory project performance.
  • Defines and forecasts needed skills to meet project objectives.
  • Manages cash flow and ensures attainment of expected cash position; manages revenue and cost declarations.

What you will bring to the table…

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) with a business or technical focus or equivalent from a four-year college or university; or a minimum of 10 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience managing large, complex projects in a large company environment  
  • Proven ability to lead large projects involving multiple small and large company entities interfacing with multiple business unit teams and contractors.
  • Leadership characteristics include a high sense of urgency, capability to execute on a vision and drive results within a competitive environment.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Professional Certification – PMP Certification is preferred, technology or cybersecurity certifications/trainings are a plus.
  • Knowledge of nuclear utility or non-nuclear electric utility markets
  • Market knowledge of electric utilities and other critical infrastructure markets.
  • Prior Cyber Security, IT experience.
  • Deep knowledge of multiple additional critical infrastructure industries
  • Strong network of industry contacts

What we can offer you…

FoxGuard Solutions offers a competitive salary with a great benefits package, which includes dental, medical and vision insurance, as well as 401k, wellness programs, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, educational assistance and paid-time-off – and don’t forget Ice Cream Fridays! That’s right ice-cream every Friday!

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