Job Description

Kitty Hawk Technologies is a fast growing service and technology innovator that assists in delivering lean and effective solutions to our customers. We work alongside our Government Partners in developing innovative technology to support some of our nation’s most important defense initiatives.

Kitty Hawk employees work closely with our customers to develop solutions that support national engineering and security missions. The ideal candidate will support our team in providing program support to the Department of Defense (DoD). In addition to receiving a competitive salary and health benefits, the Project Management Specialist will join a motivated, supportive, talented, and technically accomplished team. Kitty Hawk Technologies also offers a flexible work environment and culture where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

Candidates must be results oriented and have the ability to work in a well-organized, logical and systematic manner. They will set clear objectives, monitor progress, take corrective action and control performance levels to maintain high customer satisfaction. They will also possess deep insight into customer requirements and will maintain the ability to ethically influence those requirements. They will have the ability to clearly define and clearly articulate compelling solutions and will require an ability to quickly assimilate and apply complex technical information.

The Project Management Specialist (SCSTC) role requires candidates to have (3) years of experience in the application of project management methodologies .
Additional Requirements & Qualifications:
– Proficiency with Microsoft Project. Certification preferred.
– Associate degree or higher in any technical or managerial discipline or equivalent experience

Desired Skills:
– Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
– Experience in management of Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program
– Should be a self-starter; with minimal to no oversight needed to complete assignments
– Must have the capability to work in a dynamic work atmosphere where there is a need to be cooperative with a diverse team of different skillsets
– Must be able to manage their time wisely, as they are required to complete the assigned projects within the given time
– Must be a quick learner who adapts easily to frequently changing requirements and thrives in an exciting environment.

Responsibilities in this position include, but are not limited to:
– Experience coordinating and completing projects as assigned, setting deadlines and summarizing responsibilities.
– Ability to identify risk areas, develop risk mitigation plans and conduct technical reviews.
– Ability to monitor, adjust scheduling and summarize project progress.

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