Transition Coordinator in Arlington, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Up to 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    RQ40222

Job Description

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Transition Coordinator  joining our team. U.S. Citizenship and background investigation is required; you must have a current clean financial background. 

This position is responsible for collecting and converting tacit knowledge from individuals and teams to create explicit knowledge artifacts for use as procedural guidance. The Knowledge Analyst position provides content management and knowledge support services necessary to manage and improve organizational knowledge assets, enhance organizational learning, and create new procedural artifacts to improve consistency of performance among all supported teams. The Program Management Office (PMO) Analyst works as part of a team to support all activities within the project PMO. Critical to success will be the ability to work across all levels of the organization and the development of effective working relationships with leadership and project teams.

Task and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:

The transition coordinator will work with the transition-out manager to accomplish contract and services transition to another successor contractor or entity in accordance the Government-approved transition-out plan. The transition coordinator works with the transition manager to accomplish transition-out activities and should be an experienced project manager with experience in planning and executing transition-out activities.   The position requires the following qualifications:

To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications: 

BA/BS in Business Administration, Finance, Computer Science, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Three to five years of progressive experience in project management including contract and services transition. Proficiency in analytical, organizational, project management, interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral). Knowledge of industry standard PMO methodologies. Proficiency in using project management tools (e.g. Microsoft Project) and techniques to develop project plans for software development projects. Ability to perform detail-oriented business and technical analysis to discover, refine, and document the requirements for technically-oriented projects. Customer- and relationship-focused, process-driven, metric-focused, results-oriented, organized, self-directed. Ability to multi-task and solve problems innovatively.

ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS

  • Attention to detail
  • Team Player
  • Strong work ethic and emphasis on Quality
  • Attentive listening skills
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Persuasive leadership skills
  • A strong desire to learn and develop broad foundational knowledge among multiple technical areas
  • Able to prioritize across multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Solution driven
  • Able to manage changing, sometimes seemingly conflicting priorities

This role is not yet funded .

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services, simulation, and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.','industry