• Project Manager (U.S. Border Patrol)

    Job Locations US-VA-Crystal City
    Posted Date 2 months ago(12/7/2018 1:24 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Consulting/Business Management
  • Overview

    LMI seeks project managers to support a federal program management office in Northern Virginia. Join our team of collaborative self-starters focused on delivering practical and efficient solutions to help our client keep U.S. borders safe and facilitate trade and travel. As part of our high-performing team, you will augment our vital work to provide “eyes and ears” technology to protect our nation.


    Representative responsibilities:

    • Supports the Lead Program Manager and leadership as the lead for assigned project(s)
    • Serves as agency representative for assigned project(s), responsible for a successful execution of the Border Wall Program
    • Responsible for successful project execution including management of scope, schedule, budget, and contractor performance
    • Responsible for ensuring timely elevation of project issues through the Planning and Project Execution Team for resolution
    • Identifies, evaluates, and mitigates risks, issues, and opportunities for assigned project(s)
    • Serves as the project expert and spokesperson for the project(s) with responsibility to present, explain, and defend program management issues and directions to higher-level official in CBP, DHS, and other government agencies and interested public groups
    • Collaborates with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Engineering, Business Management, key stakeholders, and other offices throughout the project life cycles
    • Coordinates all project related outreach efforts


    • Ability to pass a government background investigation, including financial, criminal, residential, educational, foreign affiliation, prohibited substance use, and employment verifications; active U.S. Customs and Border Protection background investigation preferred. Please note that only U.S. citizens are eligible for a suitability determination.
    • Previous work with CBP’s Integrated Fixed Tower (IFT), Remove Video Surveillance Systems (RVSS), Mobile and Agent-Centric Systems (MACS), or Field Surveillance Services (FSS) portfolios is a plus.
    • 10+ years of experience and a Master’s degree in business, management, finance, or information management; or, 12+ years and a Bachelor’s degree.
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.
    • Experience with the DHS acquisition life cycle framework (ALF) and systems engineering life cycle (SELC) management processes and the CBP PPBA process is desired.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
    • Ability to communicate clearly with a variety of stakeholders.
    • Ability to effectively solve problems.
    • Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
    • A true team player who maintains a positive attitude in a dynamic environment.
    • Prior experience in project management support preferred.


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