Akiak Technology, LLC is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacancy Announcement

 

Announcement ID: 124102

Primary Location: Alexandria, VA

Posted: July 8, 2022

Closes: August 7, 2022

 

 

 

About Us

 

Akiak Technology, LLC is a professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. We are an agile civilian and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced commercial technologies across broadband, smart buildings, ICAM, and agile software development.  We are tribally-owned and managed of the Akiak Native Community, a federally recognized tribe in Alaska.  Akiak Technology is a proud subsidiary of Akiak Holdings, LLC. 


 

 

 

Roles & Responsibilities

 

The Senior Program & Project Management Specialist is responsible for bringing the latest innovation and technology ideas to plan, deliver and execute technology solutions for Akiak Technology or its clients.  Work to ensure appropriate resources are mobilized and delivery meets operational, contractual, and economic commitments.

 

  • Identification and implementation of innovation opportunities leveraging Agile capabilities to drive improved cost, quality, and speed.
  • Understand and translate customer needs into implementable business solutions to enable long-term success
  • Accountable for ensuring technology solutions represent current and future business requirements
  • Assist in origination and sales of new opportunities to help the client achieve organizational goals while growing Akiak Technology’s portfolio of work
  • Develop, manage, and grow trust-based relationships with a client
  • Build and leverage deep understanding of the relevant market and industry to influence client strategies
  • Implement a continuous improvement approach to achieve expectations on delivery efficiency and effectiveness, balancing cost, and quality
  • Provide an oversight for the execution of delivery of technology solutions for the client
  • Manage financials targets for delivery including resource planning and profit and loss
  • Manage project schedules, hold kick-off meetings, draft project deliverables
COVID-19 Update

The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. With the COVID pandemic still ongoing, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Akiak Technology requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. The company will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

Qualifications
  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in program and project management and government client relationships (focused on Systems Integration projects, preferably custom application, digital solutions, or cloud-based implementations). 
  • 1 certification preferred in PMI, Agile, APM/Prince 2 or equivalent.
    Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If associate degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience).
Indian Preference in Hiring

Indian Preference applies to this vacancy, in accordance with Akiak Holdings Policy #20005. Proof of Indian preference is required. The Indian Preference law is a distinct statute that does not violate Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended. Applicants who claim Indian preference must provide Tribal Membership Card, or letter from Tribal Government on Tribal Government letterhead indicating tribal status, or BIA Form 4432.

To Apply
  • Submit a resume or job application, apply to Senior, Program & Project Management Specialist #124102
  • Applicants who claim Indian preference should provide Tribal Membership Card, or Letter from Tribal Government on Tribal Government letterhead of membership status, or BIA Form 4432.
If Selected
  • Proof of completed PM certification
  • Hold a personal bank account for direct deposit
  • Provide proof of COVID-19 Vaccination
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Alexandria Virginia

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