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IT Project ManagerJob Tasks: This position will work directly with Department senior executive and executive staff in the implementation of multi faceted, high visibility projects. Daily activities will include but not be limited to: ? Defining and managing project scope, schedule and budget ? Managing project teams in the development of business cases, requirements gathering, business and technical documentation, testing and deployment planning, risk mitigation strategies and project status reporting ? Acting as manager to a staff oriented in matrix management techniques, including negotiating with senior management on resource allocations, project responsibilities and tasking as well as mentoring and training resources as necessary ? Communicating project status to team members as well as management including project status presentations to executives both inside and outside the Agency ? Functioning as a facilitator to clarify business and technical requirements which cross project team boundaries ? Identifying project risks and dependencies and providing implementation alternatives to mitigate project risk related to scope, schedule and budget ? Possessing strong written and verbal communication skills
IT Project Manager Requested Qualifications:
Four year college level degree with a preference for IT or Project Management, or national certification in Project Management.
Minimum of 84 months experience with multi entity project teams in the development and successful implementation of multi million dollar, multi year development projects.
Minimum of 84 months experience implementing projects utilizing industry standard system life cycle methodologies including iterative project planning, design, development and management of project teams.
Minimum of 60 months experience implementing deployment strategies spanning multiple entities, including risk mitigation strategies associated with ensuring implementation success, dissecting deployments into manageable risk averse phases, and involving both Agency and Vendor teams across highly available and scalable multitier applications using Object Oriented or Service Oriented Architecture.
Minimum of 24 months experience managing project staff oriented in matrix management techniques and negotiating with senior management on resource allocations and project responsibilities.
Project Manager to start 5/3/13