Research Project Manager - DOD (Onsite)
Company: BluePath Labs
Location: West Point
Posted on: September 18, 2023
Research Project Manager - DOD (Onsite)
Location: West Point, NY
BluePath Labs is a fast-growing research and consulting company
committed to solving complex problems for federal, state, and local
government clients. We offer a range of professional, scientific,
and technology services. Our specific areas of expertise include
business consulting, research and data science, and technology
We are actively seeking a Research Project Manager to support
projects within the Department of Defense - United States Military
Academy's (USMA) Army Cyber Institute.
This position will be fully onsite at the United States Military
Academy in West Point, NY.
The Army Cyber Institute (ACI), at the United States Military
Academy (USMA) at West Point, conducts high-quality research on the
Army's most critical cyber-related challenges. The ACI strives to
promote the exchange of information across Army, military,
academic, industry, and government cyber communities. These efforts
enable the planning for future threats and possibilities, as well
collaborative efforts through developed partnerships.
As Research Project Manager, the successful candidate will be
responsible for managing efficient and effective coordination of
research project portfolios. This will include leading the
planning, scoping, development, and direction of major research
efforts. The position requires the candidate to negotiate sponsor
and customer requirements and participation into a comprehensive
management plan, that is fully coordinated with all contributing
agencies and organizations, including various functional elements
within the organization.
The Research Project Manager will establish responsibilities and
set expectations; control and manage the assigned project's budget
and schedule, assure that organizational commitments to the sponsor
and customer are met; as well as serve as the organization's
primary point of contact for each project. They will review project
progress, measure performance, and take the necessary corrective
actions to maintain the balance of scope, schedule, and resources
for each project. They will also reconcile sponsor and customer
concerns and manage the constant change that occurs in any
- Manage project portfolio for the U.S. Army's Cyber Institute
research projects, as assigned.
- Perform work to ensure inputs to project awardees are provided
in a timely manner with quality results.
- Develop reports, presentations, memorandums, and other
administrative products as needed to support project execution and
- Oral reports as required by supervisor
- Written activity reports summarizing the work performed and
results obtained shall be submitted to the COR when requested
- An annual report summarizing the work performed - the results
obtained shall be submitted to the COR within 30 days after the end
of each 12-month period.
- U.S. Citizenship (required for security clearance)
- Ability to successfully complete a background check and obtain
a security clearance
- Bachelor's Degree in Management, Systems Engineering,
Engineering, or related field; or equivalent practical work
- 0-5 years of professional experience
- Comprehensive knowledge of the full range of principles,
concepts, and methodology associated with life cycle management of
- Skill in maintaining effective working relationships with both
internal and external customers to serve as a point-of-contact for
- Skill in written and verbal communications to explain/defend
status of project, make presentations in public forums, etc.
- Knowledge of tracking systems used to input and retrieve
pertinent project information, such as budgets, task progress, burn
Salary and Benefits:
The salary range for this position will be $70,000-$90,000,
commensurate with experience.
BluePath Labs offers a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits
include, but are not limited to: Healthcare Reimbursement,
Lifestyle & Wellness Reimbursement, Flexible Spending Account
(FSA), Tuition Assistance, 401(k) with company match, and paid time
off for vacation / sick leave, in addition to 12 holidays per
BluePath Labs combines mission and business insights with advanced
technologies to deliver measurable performance improvements for our
clients. BluePath is dedicated to surpassing client expectations by
always living by our core values of integrity, professionalism, and
resilience. BluePath's extensive experience in Government,
Military, Commercial, and Academic environments is unique among
small businesses and a core differentiator of our solutions. Our
multidisciplinary background allows us to solve diverse and complex
problems. Most importantly, we work closely with our clients to
frame problems correctly, optimize processes, leverage
technologies, and implement enduring solutions. Labs are where
ideas are born, experiments occur, and breakthroughs happen. It is
the hallmark of BluePath's culture.
BluePath Labs is an equal opportunity employer.
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