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Job Title:  Property and Technology Lead, Washington, DC (ID#14945)

SUMMARY

With more than 60,000 employees, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency is one of the world's largest law enforcement organizations and is charged with keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. while facilitating lawful international travel and trade.  As the world's first full-service border entity, they take a comprehensive approach to border management and control, combining customs, immigration, border security, and agricultural protection into one coordinated and supportive activity.

We are seeking an experienced Technology Lead to assist the project manager with mobile workspace planning, technology integration, audio/visual space design, furniture and logistical support for the CBP Mission Support Facilities Program Management Office.  This position provides support in management, control, coordination, and execution of projects involving complex and long-term leasing, space acquisition, and/or construction management.  Candidates should be well-rounded, effective communicators able to work independently and meet aggressive deadlines.

For more company information, visit our site at www.cherokee-cnsp.com

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Survey project locations and recommend solutions to integrate IT technology to ensure workplace compatibility. 
  • Provide space-planning solutions to ensure compatibility of computer hardware, audiovisual components, furniture design and layouts.
  • Assist with reviewing construction and space-planning drawings to ensure technology and furniture planning are consistent with project requirements. 
  • Provide project team coordination for finished plans to ensure logistics of IT components and furniture are coordinated with the project move schedules.
  • Perform support functions as directed to meet the budget, schedule and project design goals.
  • Collaborate with project team members to ensure compliance with Agency technology procurement requirements and policies.
  • Perform inventory, occupancy, and technology use studies to plan for future mobile work environments.   
  • Assist with IT procurement process including researching cost and requirements for pc hardware, network, audiovisual components, IT peripheral equipment, furniture, and other office equipment. 
  • Ensure technology components integrate with finished workspaces, conference rooms, mobile touchdown areas, and meeting spaces.
  • Investigate and resolve technology integration issues.
  • Develop project briefings and presentations for senior management.
  • Maintain and organize project files, invoices, estimates, and vendor information.

SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY

This position has no supervisory or management authority

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • 5 years of related experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Experience or familiarity with technology procurement and installation
  • Experience coordinating the following facility planning requirements:
  • IT procurement and configuration
  • Furniture procurement and configuration
  • Office move logistics planning
  • Ability to read facility drawings
  • Familiarity with MS Project
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work in a dynamic environment

Desired:

  • Knowledge/experience with various planning concepts to include office hoteling, desk sharing, and team sharing areas
  • Experience working as a contractor for federal agencies, specifically Department of Homeland Security

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The majority of this work is conducted in an office environment.  Telework schedule as approved by the client. Some local travel within the National Capital Region will be required to oversee various projects. 
 

With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses’ (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies – from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Apply online at www.cnbjobs.com

Cherokee Nation Management & Consulting (CNMC) is a versatile small business that provides advisory & assistance services in research, experimental development, technology implementation, and program management. CNMC has expertise in a wide-range of technical disciplines including engineering, environmental, information and asset management, along with a variety of physical and life sciences. The company is an integral part of the Technology Division’s portfolio of companies. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNMC is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please visit the following two sites:

http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may e-mail CNB.Compliance@cn-bus.com for assistance. This email address is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the application process or status.
For Pay Transparency Non Discrimination provision, click here: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf

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