We are looking for talented people to join our PMO team,

  • who has the willingness to work as Project Management Specialist at our software development and systems integration projects applying CMMI Level 5 processes
  • who wants to be considered as potential candidate for Associate Project Manager and Project Manager positions in the future as part of her/his career path

Role Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the implementation of CMMI and PMI compliant project management processes to projects as a part of PMO
  • Project monitoring & control

o. Monitoring task assignments and actual performed work of the project

o. Measuring and analyzing: Collection, calculation, analyzing and reporting of project metrics

o. Managing deviations from project objectives

  • Presenting the status of the projects
  • Contract management
  • Deputizing for the Project Manager as required
  • Supporting the Project Manager in:

o. Project planning activities: WBS and project schedule preparation and maintenance, preparation/review of project management plans and documents

o. Subcontract management

o. Project risk management: Identification of risks, managing and monitoring them with appropriate risk management methods

Required Qualifications

  • BSc in Engineering (Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical and Electronics Engineering) or MS in Management Information Systems or Engineering Management, from the well-respected universities
  • Knowledge on project management/administration/monitoring & control
  • Experience in MS Office tools (MS Excel in particular)
  • Knowledge on PMI methodology

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in project management/administration especially in software development projects and defense sector
  • Experience in Project Planning tools (SAP PS, MS Project, JIRA)
  • Knowledge on Contract Management, Subcontract Management, Quality Management, Configuration Management

Desired Skills

  • Having good inter-personal communication
  • Having analytical thinking and problem solving
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Strong time management

Candidates must be proficient in English. Military service must be completed or be deferred at least 3 years for male candidates. Workplace is in ODTÜ, Teknokent, Ankara. Please apply online to fill job application form on or send your CV using with e-mail address and specify position reference number. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted only.