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Job ID: EPC-NC-485602 (98590103)

Project Manager (PMP) with MS Project, architecture/infrastructure, UAT, DVRS/DSB workflow and NC Touchdown system/government experience

Location: Raleigh NC (DHHS)
Duration: 12 months

Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
At least 7 years of project management experience, preferably with large, complex automation implementation efforts. Required 7 Years
Demonstrated Project Management experience on system deployments with multiple clients. Required 7 Years
Proven track record of delivering IT projects within budget, scope and schedule. Required 7 Years
Hands on experience managing project risk, cost, schedule, quality, testing, and communications. Required 7 Years
Solid work experience with project management tools (e.g. Microsoft Project) Required 7 Years
Technical architecture/infrastructure knowledge and experience, including experience with multiple hardware platforms and operating systems Required 7 Years
Hands on experience managing application acceptance testing. Required 8 Years
PMI certification Project Management Professional (PMP) Highly desired
Strong supervision, organizational, interpersonal and time management skills. Highly desired
Hands on Experience with NC Touchdown system Highly desired
State Government experience Highly desired
Experience implementing vendor packages Highly desired
Knowledge of DVRS and DSB business work flow and requirements. Highly desired

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking an expert project manager to provide Project Management Services for the BEAM Project.

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is an expert project manager to provide Project Management Services for the BEAM Project. The selected candidate must be a results-oriented individual with a very strong work ethic and must be able to demonstrate excellent IT Project Management, negotiation, communication and problem-solving skills. This position will be responsible for working with senior-level business executives, IT personnel, and business program resources to execute project requirements and manage stakeholder expectations.

This lead project management role will manage all phases of the project including procurement process and then work with the selected COTS vendor to complete implementation of the system. This position will manage the day to day activities for the project and complete all input to the State Project Management (Touchdown) system. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: authoring all project management artifacts following the practices and guidelines from the PMI’s PMBOK, developing the detailed project budget, requirements definitions, monitoring expenditures, developing and maintaining all required State CIO project documentation, serving as an IT management liaison to the business client, leading and performing hands-on analysis of the business and technical environments, supervising implementation activities, ensuring that project plans and schedules are established and maintained, ensuring that deliverables are completed timely and accurately, supervising staff (State and contractual staff), conducting formal presentations, coordinating with all project stakeholders and ensure that appropriate project controls are instituted.