Deputy Project Manager

Fairfax, VA

Deputy Project Manager

Category: Project Management

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J0524-1883

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

This is an exciting full-time opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment with a team of passionate technologists. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies. As a solution builder, you will be working to support the client’s mission and goals.

This position is located in our USA VA Fairfax -- USAVAFAI01 office; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Supports the PM in executing of project.

• Maintains a strategic enterprise partner relationship with the leadership.

• Apprises leadership of all significant issues in a timely manner.

• Oversees development of Project Schedules.

• Helps the PM implement strategic guidance, vision, and direction to the project team.

• Ensures program integration across task areas, groups, and functional/technical teams.

• Assists the PM in the use innovative processes to plan, organize, and control activities,

manage risks and to monitor performance.

• Ensures all task areas meet cost, schedule, quality, and performance requirements.

• Analyzes significant deviations from plan, takes corrective actions, and forecasts any impact on

contract deliverables.

• Drives effective teamwork, communication, collaboration, and commitment across multiple

disparate groups with competing priorities.

• Oversees adherence to standard processes.

• Assists the PM in staffing, including staff need forecasting.

• Assists the PM in evaluating staff performance, career growth, and appraisal process.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:


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Educational and Related Experience

• MBA or MS/MA degree in Management, Administration, Information Technology, Computer

Science, Cybersecurity or related Technical Discipline.

• PMP preferred.

• Minimum of twelve (12) years of professional experience supporting complex IT projects, and a

minimum of three (3) years supervisory experience managing large diverse project teams

• Strong technical or refugee processing background, with understanding or hands-on experience

in systems design, cyber security, software development and web technologies

• Excellent client facing and internal communications skills.

• Strong organizational skills including attention to details and multi-tasking skills.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $96,500.00 - $209,100.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company.

CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive compensation

• Comprehensive insurance options

• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan

• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time

• Paid maternity and parental leave

• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

• Member assistance and wellness programs

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.




  • Client Management

  • Communications Management

  • Delivery Management

  • Financial Management

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.