Tista Science and Technology Corporation

  • Project Manager

    Job ID 2018-1434
    Job Locations US-DC
  • Overview

    TISTA Science and Technology Corporation, a CMMI Maturity Level 3 company, focuses on delivering information technology and professional services to Federal and State agencies. TISTA is an Inc. 500 company, a recipient of the 2010 Top 100 Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses from Diversity Business, recognized in Washington Technology's FAST 50 list of the fastest growing small businesses in government contracting in 2012 & 2013, recognized as the Top 25 Fastest Growing Small Technology companies by the Washington Business Journal in 2014 & 2015, and selected as the Veteran Owned Company of the Year in 2014 by the Montgomery County MD Dept. of Economic Development.


    TISTA Science and Technology Corporation is seeking a Project Manager to join our growing team.  The Project Manager shall be responsible for the overall management and coordination of this contract and shall act as the central point of contact with the client.


    • The Project Manager shall be responsible for the overall management and coordination of information assurance activities and shall act as the central point of contact with the client
    • Work directly with the COR and other staff to set and manage expectations, highlight and resolve issues and ensure an overall excellent experience working with the PMO team
    • Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure the appropriate communication occurs and that plans are adjusted to reflect necessary fluctuations in goals and requirements as business needs change
    • Provide the OCIO accurate and timely status regarding tasks and performance
    • Provide recommendations and corrective actions
    • Coordinate In-Progress Review (IPR) meetings to report overall project performance and contract status to the COR and Information Security Program’s (ISP) stakeholders


    • 8+ years of Project Management experience with similar cybersecurity programs, and demonstrated technical experience.
    • 8 + years’ experience with project management, risk management and process improvement
    • Knowledge of information security/risk management standard concepts, practices, and procedures within program management
    • Knowledge of managing Plans of Action & Milestones (POA&Ms).
    • Knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) as defined by National Institute of Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-53 NIST SP 800-53 Rev4, Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations;
    • Strong problem solving and analysis skills, self-motivated, and able to work and communicate in a team environment.
    • Possession of excellent documentation skills
    • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Familiarity with scheduling control standards and guidelines


    • Bachelor's Degree
    • PMP required
    • CISSP required



    • Washington DC


    • Must be able to obtain a High Public Trust


    Here at TISTA Science and Technology we value our Veterans and encourage all to apply!


    TISTA is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.



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