Job ID :
1272
Company :
State of Maine
Location :
augusta, ME
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
6 years ago
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Short Description:

 

The Program Manager directs, controls, administers, and regulates  procurement and installation of two vendor-provided systems. The Program Manager is responsible to the Project Management Office and the client agency.

 

Complete Description:

The selected candidate will be responsible for managing the efforts of several smaller projects at one time, including the project listed below.

 

Manage Credentialing project.  Solutions are vendor provided.  The contract project manager will work with the Department of Education (DOE) staff and the vendor project manager to replace a legacy system for education professionals to perform on-line credentialing tasks (status checks, payment processing, background checks, direct E-MAIL notification, review test scores, transcript filings, etc.).  This is part of the School Logitudinal Data System warehouse for the state of Maine.

 

PM

Years of Relevant Experience: 7 plus years

Preferred Education: 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study

 

Role Description:

All roles specified plus the following:

•Accountable for activities with excess delivery cycles of 8 to 12 months

 

Skills:

Experience managing projects for the public sector

Required 5 Years

 

Experience managing projects with full life-cycle elements

Required 5 Years

 

Experience managing vendors

Required 7 Years

 

Experience managing technology projects

Required 5 Years

 

Excellent communication skills with technology projects

Required 7 Years

 

Experience in managing multiple projects

Required 7 Years

 

Experience implementing functional test programs

Highly desired 1 Years

 

Experience w-converting data into new applications

Highly desired 1 Years

 

Experience wq-applic. security testing and BC/DR plan evaluation

Highly desired 1 Years

 

Experience develop & Implement applic. go-live plan

Highly desired 1 Years

 

 The candidate will be required to provide 3 references from Supervisors from previous positions.