Job Description

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PMO Senior Manager

Key Role:
Apply advanced consulting expertise, principles, and concepts to provide overall direction for a high-performing dynamic team to evolve innovative IT portfolio management and governance processes and develop new solutions for a client agency. Provide oversight, guidance, and execution of Project Management Office (PMO) functions, including risk management, schedule management, staff tracking, and deliverable coordination. Provide consultative support to the client by identifying optimization opportunities, including the development of artifacts, templates, guidance, training, and analytic tools to mature client processes and portfolio analysis and provide greater transparency into their IT investment portfolio. Meet regularly with project teams to comprehend the scope of IT projects being initiated and facilitate periodic project reviews. Collaborate with data governance and cross-functional teams to align and integrate processes and routines. Support enterprise IT portfolio annual investment and operational analysis data calls. Work without considerable direction and maintain responsibility for the supervision and development of first level supervisors and managers.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of experience with providing project management and technical direction to project personnel using a Software Development Life Cycle framework, including Waterfall or Agile

  • Experience with direct management in supporting services and information management PMO operations

  • Experience with the principles in solving complex technical, administrative, and managerial problems using a high level of analytical expertise

  • Experience with aligning projects and programs with an organization’s strategic goals

  • Experience with conducting research, quantitative analysis, and presenting analytical findings to internal and external stakeholders, including team members, clients, and executives

  • Ability to drive thought leadership in a high-volume client environment and budget and apply financial management principles to oversee project budgets, resource allocations, and risks

  • Ability to identify and mitigate project and program risks through use of risk management strategies

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust or Suitability/Fitness determination based on client requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • PMP Certification from the Project Management Institute 

Additional Qualifications: 

  • 8+ years of experience with IT Portfolio Management and Strategy, including Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) and process improvement

  • Experience with facilitating stage gates or project reviews

  • Experience with data management and strategy

  • Experience with Scaled Agile (SAFe) framework implementation

  • Experience with Microsoft Power Automate and PowerBI

  • Ability to support formalized Scaled Agile (SAFe) project management disciplines within the dedicated Portfolio as an operational discipline

  • Ability to adapt to changing project requirements and priorities

  • Knowledge of change management frameworks 

  • Knowledge of software development processes, including the Enterprise Performance Life Cycle (EPLC)

  • Master’s degree in Business, Project Management, or a related field


Applicants selected will be subject to a government investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements of the U.S. government client.


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Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $134,600.00 to $250,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
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  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

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