Cybersecurity Project Manager

at Emerson
Location Pittsburgh, PA
Date Posted September 18, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


If you are a technical Project Manager or engineering professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you in our Cybersecurity Group!  Based in our Pittsburgh, PA location, you will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of cybersecurity projects.   


  • Plan, forecast, and manage project execution from start to finish, working with technical leads and/or group managers or designated mentor as needed, including necessary activities, procurements, resources, and schedule milestones.
  • Be the primary technical point of contact for all cybersecurity projects, responsible for responding to customer technical questions or escalating as necessary.
  • Technically support product deployments and on-site installations as needed
  • Assure Emerson's commitments to customers are met, in accordance with contract, and seeks to improve customer satisfaction through resolution to problems with speed and professionalism and consistent customer interaction. (communication, and customer meetings, e.g. kick-off, status reviews. etc.)
  • Utilize contract terms and conditions, and negotiation skills to maximize scope and change management, as well as cashflow, margin, and to limit liabilities.
  • Minimize exposure to risk on the assigned projects by reviewing data from project sources and knows when to engage management for final resolution of various issues.  Make preliminary resolution and recommendations during management reviews for such issues.
  • Manage project budget to meet established budgetary and schedule requirement.
  • Effectively apply quality procedures and enforces best practices.  Comply with quality and schedule requirements, using appropriate gate reviews as established in quality procedures, and maintain related documentation for use during internal and external audits.
  • Review deliverables prepared by team before passing to Client to ensure highest quality standards are met.


You find common ground and drive things to consensus, ensuring that all feel heard.  You persist in accomplishing objectives despite obstacles and setbacks and you promote a sense of urgency and establish and enforce individual accountability in the team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, cybersecurity, related science or technical field, or equivalent combination of technical education and related experience required.
  • A minimum of 5 years of applicable project manager experience dealing with enterprise customer facing IT projects
  • Practical knowledge of Project Management techniques and tools, risk management, change management, resource management.
  • Travel to customer sites in the region up to 50% of the time, multiple overnight stays.
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States 


  • Previous project management/ leadership experience in Cybersecurity
  • Project Management Institute (PMP) certification or similar professional certification.


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Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs:  medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and more.  We provide employees flexible time off plans including paid parental leave (maternal and paternal), vacation and holiday leave.

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Work Authorization

Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

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