Tista Science and Technology Corporation

Program Manager

Job Locations US-TX-Austin
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(5/23/2024 5:51 PM)
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Information Technology


Are you a Program Manager that would like to be part of delivering initiatives for digitization, automation, modernization, infrastructure, security, and interoperability of systems and processes to provide Veterans and their families the most efficient and timely service and benefits resulting in a positive impact for millions of people? If so, we may have an opportunity for you! 


TISTA associates enjoy above Industry Healthcare Benefits, Remote Working Options, Paid Time Off, Training/Certification opportunities, Healthcare Savings Account & Flexible Savings Account, Paid Life Insurance, Short-term & Long-term Disability, 401K Match, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Paid Holidays, Military Leave, and much more!


  • Lead and manages project teams, products, and processes across the lifecycle of the project
  • Evaluate, determine, and document specific requirements related to projects and translates those requirements into resource and deliverable based roadmap with target release dates for accomplishment
  • Develop and manage a project risk register for each project
  • Provide routine reporting of project milestones, risks, impediments, and escalation requirements
  • Present to leadership, stakeholders and/or governance groups, the vision and strategy of the project, the roadmap of planned deliveries, and capabilities to be delivered in each release
  • Conduct cross-organizational coordination as required in support of project delivery
  • Expedite and coordinate services to assist in managing complex enterprise projects
  • Manage assigned tasks to completion within the schedule, budget, and scope of the project


  • Project Management certified (e.g., PMP, CAPM, CPMP, APM)
  • Ability to Run project across the full lifecycle of the project
  • Experience managing Stakeholders
  • Innate/documented ability to translate project activities into executive-level reports, correspondence, and presentations
  • Proficient in the use of MS Word, Excel, Visio, Project, Service Now, SharePoint and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in the use of various project management tracking tools
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate complex information to technical and non-technical audiences’ cross multiple levels of the organization to include managing through cross-functional organizations
  • Experience with leading, coordinating, and facilitating meetings to review project status with core project team members, key stakeholders, and corporate team members
  • Experience in developing and tracking progress against detailed project plans including schedules, technical and business requirements, cost estimates, resource plans, communication plans, risk mitigation plans, issues resolution and capacity planning for multiple, simultaneous projects
  • Highly flexible with appropriate sense of urgency and commitment for critical deliverables



  • Masters  Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems, Business, or related scientific /technical discipline adn 15 years’ experience  
  • Ten (10) years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education (25 years total)



  • Moderate: Tier 2S (Standard MBI) 



  • Department of Veteran's Affairs (100% Onsite)
  • Monday - Friday (8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST Time)
  • Austin Information Technology Center 

    1615 Woodward St 

    Austin, TX 78741 


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