BC Management

Senior Project Manager - Cyber Disruption

BC Management - Firestorm People Solutions - Springfield, IL




Position:              Senior Project Manager - Cyber Disruption Planning

Location:              Springfield, Illinois

Status:                  Contract/1099

Length of project: 2 years

Target start date: Late March/early April 2018

Hourly rate:        DOE


*All candidates must be authorized to work in the United States.

*Bachelors degree, as well as PMP certification, is required.

* Must have a minimum of one (1) year of experience managing a cyber disruption project


The Project Manager (PM) primary duties shall include, but are not limited to:

  • Establishing a management framework to coordinate preparedness, response and recovery activities related to a large-scale or long-duration cyber disruption in line with emergency management guidelines, frameworks and best-practices;
  • Coordinating day-to­day project activities
  • Monitoring and controlling the functional gaps identified during the design sessions and track defects identified during the user acceptance testing
  • Preparing and presenting status on project schedules, project deliverables, project risks, and risk containment strategies
  • Serving as primary communicator to various levels of management, technology partners, functional experts, and key end users.
  • Participating on assigned teams or groups as well as providing technical assistance to said teams or groups.
  • Providing post-implementation support, documentation, monitoring, and assessment to help gauge project success.
  • Participating in the recommendations formulation.
  • Participating in project deliverables review.
  • Participating in working sessions.
  • Reduce the risk to Illinois’ citizens posed by a potential cyber-disruption of the State of Illinois critical infrastructure sectors


  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems (MIS), IT, or similar discipline;
  • Must be a certified Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Must have three (3) years or more of experience utilizing MS Project for task management, resource management and creating management reports
  • Must have three (3) years or more of experience utilizing the MS Office product suite including the use of pivot tables in Microsoft excel
  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years of professional project management experience
  • Must have three (3) years or more of experience in communicating and presenting project objectives to executive level management
  • Must have three (3) years or more of experience in managing a large project team consisting of ten (10) or more team members
  • Must have a minimum of one (1) year of experience of knowledge in the sixteen (16) Cyber Security Infrastructure sectors
  • Must have a minimum of one (1) year of experience managing a cyber disruption project
  • Must have three (3) years or more of experience in providing overall project management as per Project Management Institute (PMI) guidelines; including work plans, estimates, resource plans; resource projections, budget management, formulating project delivery strategies, establishing milestones/schedules, report on project status, and monitoring progress of all team members.


The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  This is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age, sex or handicap. 

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Please reference Job # 2967 

BC Management was recently acquired by Novume/Firestorm Solutions LLC as such, our email has changed.

If you experience any issues applying or to learn more about the position, please contact Alicia Stevens – Firestorm - BC Management at astevens@firestorm.com or +1 562-203-7300.


Posted On: Thursday, March 1, 2018
Compensation: DOE

Position Contact
Alicia Stevens
Talent Manager
(562) 260-6791
, Huntington Beach, CA

Alicia Stevens, Talent Manager with BC Management is an accomplished staffing professional with over 20 years of combined HR and Staffing experience in the public and private sectors. Alicia is responsible for implementing strategies that enables BC Management to recruit and place train a high performing and motivated workforce for her clients. Alicia specializes in talent management, staffing, executive search, employment development, compensation analysis, coaching and career development.

Alicia has previously served as the Director of Program Development and Membership for the Association of Contingency Planners Orange County Chapter and is an active member of the Business Resumption Managers Association. Alicia holds a BS in Behavioral Science from National University in San Diego; California and she is an active participant in the Disaster Recovery Journal and Continuity Insights annual conferences.
 Alicia is looking forward to assisting you with your career development and staffing needs.

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