USEP09- Project Manager

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Contract | Staffing Agency | | 1800 Hours Austin, TX, United States


Description:

Project Manager (DARS- 53853000029402)

Contract | 12 Months |  Austin, TX, United States

Due Date for this Position is Sept 25th 2014

 

 

Desired Roles:

·         Directs, develops, and evaluates TxROCS projects using industry best practices and applicable state, agency, and Health and Human Services (HHS) methods as defined.

·         Manages progress, schedule, scope, costs, and communication with business and technical stakeholders to deliver results. Directs, assigns, and manages the work of others for various matrixed, cross-division TxROCS projects.

·         Supports compilation, maintenance, and improvement of project management methods and deliverables using systemic methods, including knowledge of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC), business or systems analysis, change management, requirements definition, and/or Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL).

·         Supports agency governance through alignment with industry best practices and applicable agency and HHS methods as defined.

·         Develops and directs information resources (IR) plans, requests, and reports required by other teams or government entities as required across business areas.

·         Evaluates information gathered from multiple sources, reconciles conflicts, decomposes high-level information into project management details, abstracts up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguishes user requests from the underlying true needs.

·         Works closely with the Architect, Business Analysts, Quality Assurance, development team, and others as needed to drive successful completion of project deliverables.

·         Serves as liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams for project management, and as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external) and the project team. Drives and challenges business units on their assumptions of how to successfully execute project management plans.

·         Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

 Minimum Requirements:

Years

Skills/Experience

5

Experience with effectively managing matrixed, cross-division projects with a focus on delivering results in a high-paced environment

5

Experience with development and maintenance of project deliverables such as work plans, project schedules, deployment plans, scope logs, and communications plans, including risks and issues management

5

Experience with software development projects, governance, project management life cycle (PMLC), and the systems development life cycle (SDLC)

5

Ability to quickly and effectively identify problems and develop solutions

5

Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to professional and non-technical personnel

5

Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Project

        

            Preferences:

Years

Skills/Experience

5

Knowledge of HP Application Lifecycle Management (Quality Center)

5

Knowledge of accessibility requirements including basic Section 508 testing

5

Knowledge of adaptive software including Jaws, ZoomText and Dragon Naturally Speaking

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