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PMO Manager (Federal)

Company: World Wide Technology
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Job Description:

PMO Manager

Why WWT?

Fueled by creativity and ideation, World Wide Technology strives to accelerate our growth and nurture future innovation. From our world class culture, to our generous benefits, to developing cutting edge technology solutions, WWT constantly works towards its mission of creating a profitable growth company that is a great place to work. We encourage our employees to embrace collaboration, get creative and think outside the box when it comes to delivering some of the most advanced technology solutions for our customers.

At a glance, WWT was founded in 1990 in St. Louis, Missouri. We employ over 7,000 individuals and closed nearly $13 Billion in revenue. We have an inclusive culture and believe our core values are the key to company and employee success. WWT is proud to announce that it has been named on the FORTUNE "100 Best Places to Work For" list for the ninth consecutive year!

Want to work with highly motivated individuals that come together to form high performance team? Come join WWT today! We are looking for a PMO Manager to join our Infrastructure Services (IS) team within the PMO.

Why should you join the PMO?

As a PMO Manager, you will be working on exciting infrastructure driven projects for Fortune 500 customers across all verticals. Our global infrastructure planning and deployment services deliver thousands of projects each year. From employing our methodologies at hundreds of sites to leveraging complete enterprise design services, customers trust our infrastructure experts to assess the technology they have today and design the solutions they need for tomorrow.


  • Deep understanding of Project Management methodologies
  • Work directly with Sales, Project Managers, & deployment resources to ensure flawless execution of our implementations
  • Ensure customer satisfaction and SLA's are exceeded
  • Continuous focus of services improvements
  • Good understanding of financial & cost control practices
  • Maintain communication with customers and WWT staff
  • Personnel management and development
  • Ability to build a high performance team with high morale
  • Recruitment, interviewing, & forecasting staffing requirements
  • Drive project schedule, scope, and milestone performance within the PMO
  • Monitor and manage the day-to-day aspects of projects within the PMO
  • Proper staffing & utilization management
  • Excellent understanding of issue management and resolution, as well as risk mitigation
  • Ensure projects are planned and executed in line with the PMO methodology
  • Continued focus on methodologies & deployment process improvements
  • Review of project deliverables
  • Ensure rigor and discipline around postmortem and after-action reviews
  • Build and maintain relationships with internal and external customers, as well as subcontractors


  • Bachelor's Degree, PMP, or extended management experience preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years' management experience in a Professional Services environment, leading complex Information Technology projects is required
  • Minimum of 10 years of project management experience
  • PMP certified
  • One to three years' prior sales/business development experience is preferred
  • Extended knowledge of Cisco technologies and deployment practices
  • Excellent understanding of financial processes; ability to create proformas, track project metrics, forecast future trends, and manage change
  • Excellent understanding of the contract process; ability to manage contract modifications and take the lead of negotiations surrounding contract scope, cost, and schedule
  • Ability to work independently and have good issue resolution skills
  • Strong customer-facing and communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation)
  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to implement change
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ideal timezone is MST/PST/HST aligned to one of the regional offices
  • Previous SLED/Fed experience preferred

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The well-being of WWT employees is essential. So, when it comes to our benefits package, WWT has one of the best. We offer the following benefits to all full-time employees:

  • Health and Wellbeing: Health, Dental, and Vision Care, Onsite Health Centers, Employee Assistance Program, Wellness program
  • Financial Benefits: Competitive pay, Profit Sharing, 401k Plan with Company Matching, Life and Disability Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off: PTO & Holidays, Parental Leave, Sick Leave, Military Leave, Bereavement
  • Additional Perks: Nursing Mothers Benefits, Voluntary Legal, Pet Insurance, Employee Discount Program

Compensation: This position offers a base salary of $130,000 - $140,000. Specifics will vary depending on skills, qualifications, education and geographic location.

Bonus/ Incentive: In addition, candidates may be eligible for bonus based on individual or team performance.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is more than a commitment at WWT -- it is the foundation of what we do. Through diverse networks and pipelines, we have a clear vision: to create a Great Place to Work for All. We believe inclusion includes U. Be who U are at WWT!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Differently Abled

Keywords: World Wide Technology, Costa Mesa , PMO Manager (Federal), Other , Costa Mesa, California

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