Project Manager


Contingent on Contract Award  |  Mission Support  |  Panama City, FL

Barbaricum is a rapidly growing government contractor providing leading-edge support to federal customers, with a particular focus on Defense and National Security mission sets. We leverage more than 13 years of support to stakeholders across the federal government, with established and growing capabilities across Intelligence, Analytics, Engineering, Mission Support, and Communications disciplines. Founded in 2008, our mission is to transform the way our customers approach constantly changing and complex problem sets by bringing to bear the latest in technology and the highest caliber of talent.
Headquartered in Washington, DC's historic Dupont Circle neighborhood, Barbaricum also has a corporate presence in Tampa, FL and Dayton, OH, with team members across the United States and around the world. As a leader in our space, we partner with firms in the private sector, academic institutions, and industry associations with a goal of continually building our expertise and capabilities for the benefit of our employees and the customers we support. Through all of this, we have built a vibrant corporate culture diverse in expertise and perspectives with a focus on collaboration and innovation. Our teams are at the frontier of the Nation's most complex and rewarding challenges. Join us.
Barbaricum is seeking an experienced Project Manager to provide support to a Navy customer based at Naval Surface Warfare Center – Panama City. The Project Manager will help lead and work with a team of Electrical, Communications, Information Assurance and Aerospace Engineers, Logistic Specialists, Technical Writers, and Test Specialists to provide research, analysis, planning, engineering, assessments, development, and integration of software products (including firmware and embedded software components within hardware systems) that are compatible and interoperable with existing systems. This team will lead efforts contributing to the development and sustainment of small unmanned aerial systems to meet the margining needs of the warfighter as well as various intelligence organizations. 


  • Manage and oversee the planning, execution, and documentation of studies and analyses of logistics, supportability, design, engineering, technology assessments, financial, operational, personnel, and systems engineering and requirements.
  • Facilitate communication and coordination with the end-user organization for prototype or updated systems.
  • Consult with the end-user on operational and tactical changes and adjustments as a result of lessons learned during assessments, early field deployment, or as the result of discussions with members of the project team.
  • Facilitate communication and coordination with the end-user organization and perform ongoing testing and technical troubleshooting of the delivered systems to develop update and enhancement recommendations and lessons learned.


  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any scientific, technical, or managerial discipline
  • 12+ years of full-time professional experience working in engineering, scientific, or technical disciplines in IT systems support
  • Experience as primary point of contact for contractor’s tasking, including ability to direct a multidisciplined team of technical experts, manage staffing and resources, develop cost and schedules estimates, provide metrics, and prepare budget and status reports