Project Manager-10802 8/21/2020
Optimal Solutions and Technologies
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY POSITION: Project Manager-10802
LOCATION: Rensselaer, NY
JOB ID: 4686-RCAT-4
# OF OPENINGS: 1
Optimal Solutions & Technologies (OST, Inc.) is focused on excellence. We specialize in providing Management Consulting, Information Technology, and Research Development and Engineering services. OST is one of an elite set of companies worldwide to be externally appraised CMMI Level 5.
The fundamental distinction of the OST team is its business knowledge in both the public and private sectors. We serve the aerospace & transportation, association & nonprofit, defense, education, energy, financial, healthcare, and technology & telecommunications industries. OST is successful because we listen to our clients, we learn from our clients, and we know our clients.
ENGAGEMENT LENGTH IN MONTHS:
WHAT ARE THE DAILY WORK HOURS*
WHERE IS THE PHYSICAL WORK OFFICE LOCATED*
327 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY 12144
DESCRIPTION OF SPECIFIC DUTIES IN A TYPICAL WORKDAY FOR THIS POSITION:
Specific activities to be performed include, but are not limited, to:
Assist NYSoH staff with managing the project using a Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) based project management methodology containing well-defined and documented processes, templates, and guidelines for all project phases, the adherence to which is required and managed by a formal Project Management Office.
Prepare and manage Project Management Plan including, but not limited to scope statement, schedule, budget, quality plan, risks, issues, and communication plan, etc.)
Prepare documents such as presentations, and meeting materials
Track Project performance to ensure goals are being met;
Identify and facilitate communications with stakeholder groups;
Utilize formal project change process and communicate changes with all stakeholders;
Conduct periodic stakeholder analysis sessions to synchronize expectations, and facilitate lessons learned
Develop transition plan(s) and execute those plans to ensure orderly transition to Operations
7 years of experience working with the Affordable Care Act or Medicaid which includes Eligibility and Enrollment (not Health Care).
7 years of experience with Rational Team Concert (RTC), including logging, tracking, and prioritizing work items.
7 years of experience in managing software implementation projects or in-house application development (SDLC) projects.
7 years of experience in managing complex projects for New York State agencies.
3 years of experience in managing multiple complex IT projects where regular interactions with executive level stakeholders were required.
3 years of experience in managing an IT project with a minimum of three project team members.
3 years of experience in developing and maintaining schedules in Microsoft Project.
3 years of experience in managing projects using a Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) based project management methodology containing well-defined and documented processes, templates, and guidelines for all project phases.
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or Computer Science or similar field of study.
OST is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, gender, native origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.