Technical Project Manager

Job Title
Technical Project Manager
Job ID
Hanover,  MD 21076
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Technical Project Manager – System Development

Hanover Maryland / Hybrid officer/work from home

@Orchard LLC has been retained by a truly cutting-edge technology company with a breakthrough wireless security solution-set for Government and Commercial clients. It is no exaggeration to state that this firm’s patented technology is game-changing and unlike anything else available. After 5-years of intense design and development, our client is now building the infrastructure to commercialize their solution.

As the Technical Project Manager you will be expected to;
  • Oversee a wide variety of projects from conceptual design through implementation.
  • Work as a leader within the development team implementing our client’s proprietary cryptographic waveform into modern communications protocols for secure 5g, 802.11, and LPI/LPD waveforms.
Your responsibilities include:
  • Manage projects with top-down oversight throughout the entire execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget, and timeline
  • Analyze, plan and develop requirements and standards in reference to scheduled projects
  • Assign and oversee the daily tasks of technical engineers while ensuring all actively working toward established milestones
  • Determine and define clear deliverables, roles, and responsibilities for staff members required for specific projects or initiatives
  • Research and evaluate hardware and software technology options and weigh the cost/benefit analysis 
Your background will include:
  • Demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes, strategies, and methods (PMP preferred).
  • Experience mentoring, coaching and developing talent within technology.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in working with ASICs and/or FPGAs is preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in SystemVerilog, Verilog, or VHDL RTL design
  • Demonstrated experience in scripting and programming languages in two or more of the following: MATLAB, Python, C/C++, Tcl, Make, Bash
  • Demonstrated project management or technical supervision with direct responsibility for project results within a software development environment.
  • Familiarity with project management fundamentals from project scoping and inception to documentation and closeout practices
  • Demonstrated capability with project status communication in both written and verbal methods 
  • Demonstrated capability with successful direct custom interface and communication   
  • Experience working in a high-level collaborative environment and promoting a teamwork mentality
  • Ability to predict challenges and seek to proactively head off obstacles
Additional preferred skills and experience: 
  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Professional Project Management Certification (PMI) from accredited intuition preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in designing DSP or digital communication system datapath blocks (e.g. filters, transforms, PHY blocks, loops, FEC, etc.)
  • Familiarity with design for testability (DFT) and high-reliability ASIC design and implementations
  • Development experience in HDL (Verilog or VHDL)
  • Experience developing software using a formal Software Development Lifecycle process (SDLC)
  • Firmware architecture and design experience
If you have the skills and experience desired coupled with the desire and motivation essential for the role, and you want to be part of something really special, we need to hear from you. Please click to apply.
Established in 2010, @Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery. To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at

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