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Risk Manager Arlington,VA

Amer Technology
Arlington, Virginia, United States
November 17, 2016

Position: Risk Manager

Location: Arlington, VA

Duration: Full Time

Seeking a Risk Manager in Crystal City to identify, manage and track risks to mission critical systems. Our team is helping Customs and Border Protection procure the equipment and technology needed to keep our borders safe and secure. You will work with our engineers to define both safety and acquisition risks. Using a structured Probability and Consequence Risk Cub, you will assess risks for severity. You will work with border agents and technical experts to develop risk mitigation strategies and plans, and to track residual risks. Join us and watch your career take off.

Essential Job Functions

• Plans, designs and develops moderately complex management processes in order to formulate recommendations to improve and support business activities.

• Analyzes and documents client business requirements and current processes for larger projects in order to develop a management strategy and to ensure client needs match management strategies.

• Assists less experienced analysts in preparing and analyzing project plans to ensure a best practice approach to meeting client needs.

• Identifies process gaps, proposes alternatives and recommends implementation of new processes to improve management practices as they relate to organizational goals.

• Works directly with client personnel and team members and assists in the analysis and implementation of profit improvement strategies.

• Executes systems test from existing test plans. Assists in analyzing testing results in all phases.

• Participates in moderately complex technical reviews and inspections to verify 'intent of change' is carried through all phases of project.

• Works with senior team members in business development efforts such as proposals, company and industry research, training and team development activities.


Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

• Bachelor's degree in business administration, computer science, information technology or related field preferred

• Seven or more years of business solutions or management analysis experience

• Experience working with company products, services, management practices, project design, and business processes

• Experience working with the business environment, business industry and competitor products and services

• Experience working with office productivity tools; delivery assurance and/or industry standards on deliverables

• Experience working with administrative and/or workflow systems

Other Qualifications

• Good communication skills to communicate with customers, support personnel and management

• Good creative thinking, problem solving, planning, time-management and organization skills to balance and prioritize work

• Good human relations skills

• Ability to create and maintain formal and informal networks

• Ability to lead and work in a team environment

• Customs and Border Protection Background Investigation (BI) desired.