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Project Planner II

Req #: 243226
Location: Shaw Air Force Base, SC US
Job Category: Project and Program Management
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

Job Description

Are you interested in continuing your career in US AFCENT in a mission focused environment? CACI has established and upcoming positions throughout the Southwest Asia theater supporting multiple customers for the Department of Defense. We are looking for experienced, innovative, and motivated IT Specialists to support enablement AFCENT mission objectives.

CACI has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Project Planner (PP).  This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, US AFCENT located CONUS at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.   

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Manages the project work and leads project startup and execution in accordance with task orders. Ensure quality, define, and collect metrics and manage overall schedule.
  • Manages fact-finding, analysis, and development of hypothesis/conclusions, production of final reports and delivery of presentations.
  • Manages the overall coordination of IT projects, from planning through implementation.
  • Sets project scope, priorities, and deadlines, as well as the schedule for deliverables.
  • Facilitates discussions and consensus among the various project stakeholders.
  • Monitors, adjusts and reports on project performance, budget, and schedule.
  • Tracks administration of systems/environment solutions for multiple projects with varying schedules. Interfaces with vendors as required. Supports the planning of system/environment requirements for individual projects.  May provide work direction and guidance to others.
  • Manages experienced professionals. Leads, directs, and reviews the work of a team who exercise latitude and independence in their assignments. T
  • Manages a team with a focus on policy, implementation of strategic initiatives and execution of day to day deliverables. Establishes, or works to achieve team objectives, operational plans with measurable contribution towards the achievement of results of the job function or completion of a project
  • Prepares and presents program level management reviews of project performance.
  • Responsible for preparing, updating, and distributing project management products, such as PERT/CPM charts, and major milestone calendars required for overall program management.

More About the Role:

The successful candidate must be able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner.  The candidate will be required to work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts.  The candidate must be experienced in interfacing with both client managers and system users.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
  • Currently hold an adjudicated Top Secret/SCI Clearance and be able to maintain
  • BA/BS + 5 years recent specialized or AA/AS + 9 years recent specialized or a major cert + 9 years recent specialized or 13 years of recent specialized experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • CompTIA Security + (IAT Level II or greater)
  • Proficient use of project related software applications: MS Office, MS Project, SharePoint, Excel, etc.
  • Strong technical writing, documentation, presentation, and organizational skills

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • ITIL v3 – Foundation
  • MCSA and/or CCNA
  • Working knowledge of supporting Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008-2016 and Windows 10, VMWare vSphere, Solaris 10-11, Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs
  • Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards
  • Experience working with and supporting Cisco Routers and Switches

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

Job Location

US-Shaw Air Force Base-SC-COLUMBIA


CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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