Project Manager - SW Development area

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 09-18-2018
CareNational
Project Manager/PMP - SW Development 
  • Washington Dc/Wilkes-Barres, PA area - Local candidates only
  • W2, long term assignment
  • Ability to obtain public trust clearance - US Citizen
Responsibilities
 
  • Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned projects and provides a single point of contact for those projects.
  • Takes projects from original concept through final implementation.
  • Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including end users, computer services, and client services.
  • Defines project scope and objectives.
  • Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports.
  • Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis.
  • Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables
  • Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables 
  • Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team.
  • Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.
  • Performs all functional duties independently. Works on high-visibility programs, or mission critical aspects of assigned program(s). Oversees the efforts of direct reporting resources and/or is responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.
Requirements
  • A minimum of ten (10) years experience in project management or related field, preferably in the area of software application development and or related;
  • A degree from an accredited College/University in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline is preferred;
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred;
  • Able to perform all functional duties independently on high-visibility programs, or mission critical aspects of a given program;
  • Able to oversee the efforts of direct reporting resources and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job;
  • Experience training/mentoring less experienced personnel;
  • Broad knowledge of project management disciplines as outlined in the Project Management Body of Knowledge;
  • Extensive experience with managing software application development projects of various sizes, including client interaction and meeting facilitation;
  • Extensive experience defining project scope, developing work plans and project schedules, preparing project estimates, developing resource plans, and compiling project status reports;
  • Extensive experience managing heterogeneous project teams composed of resources from multiple vendors/organizations;
  • Extensive experience reviewing software documentation such as requirements specifications, design documents, manuals, test plans/cases, test scripts and test reports;
  • Able to obtain Postal clearance;
  • Excellent communication skills.
Additional Provisions
  • Pass both a client mandated clearance process to include drug screening, criminal history check and credit check.
  • If a candidate is given an interim clearance, continuation of employment is then based on the candidate receiving a sensitive clearance.
  • All candidates must be a US Citizen, or have permanent residence status Green Card.
  • Candidate must have lived in the United States for the past 5 years.
  • Cannot have more than 6 months cumulative outside the United States within the last five years. Military Service excluded. (Exception does not include military family members.)
  • The enforced dress code is business casual, i.e. collared shirt with slacks for men, no skirts above the knee for women.
Place and Period of Performance
  • Hours of support: The standard work week for contract staff will be 5 days a week and 8 hours per day preferable Monday through Friday.
  • Contract staff may be required to travel to support business efforts.
  • Location: Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • PoP: Through 9/30/2018 plus extension
MUSTS
  • Candidates must have all required skills/experience to be considered.
  • Candidates must be a US Citizen
  • Candidates need Public Trust Clearance
  • Locations: Washington, DC/Wilkes-Barre PA

 
KARI HANNA
Division Vice President - I.T.
CareNational Healthcare Services
Kari@CareNational.com
480.681.0168 (CALL – TEXT – FAX)
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