Project Manager - Information Technology in Chattanooga, TN at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 7/22/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 384666

Johnson Service Group is a Tier 1 vendor for TVA and we are recruiting to fill an open requisition for an experienced, IT Project Manager, based out of the downtown Chattanooga office.


  • U.S. Citizenship is Required
  • As an agency, we cannot support Corp-to-Corp agreements

The position will be 100% remote until at least September 2021, after which, candidate may be required to come on-site several days per week. The ideal candidate will be located or willing to relocate to either Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville, or Huntsville areas, and will be required to pick up a work laptop in Chattanooga within two weeks of start date.

  • Target start date: ASAP
  • W2 Hourly Pay Rate: (time & half for overtime)
  • Duration: 12+ months
  • Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Role Overview:

  • Project Manager is needed to help facilitate the implementation of projects that contribute to security, reliability, and compliance of Technology and Innovation at TVA. Projects will fall in either the product domains of cybersecurity, digital enterprise, or customer experience.
  • Responsible for the overall planning, direction, management, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of specific technology & innovation (information technology) projects according to specifications, within budget cost from initiation through completion.
  • Leads joint project teams, applies professional principles, practices and techniques to manage and control the project schedule, cost, and risk, to help ensure project is completed within a certain set of restraints (e.g., time, budget, people, quality, materials) and with a high level of quality.
  • The project manager is the single point of contact regarding a specific project.
  • Capability to manage project budgets over $8 million, or a portfolio of projects that have an aggregate total over $25 million for all active projects assigned.

Education / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline
  • Prefer 5 years utility project manager experience, or equivalent functional area work experience with increasing levels or position responsibility
  • Requires knowledge of project management techniques, experience to resolve complex problems, and practical experience in project scoping and cost estimating
  • Requires ability to analyze in-depth technical problems and determine the most cost-effective solution.
  • Requires candidate possess or be working toward a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, as offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI).
  • ITIL and Agile certifications desired.
  • Projects will fall in the cybersecurity domain so candidates will be expected to be able to pass Tier 2 (Sensitive) Clearance (to be initiated on Day 1).



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