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Virginia Information Technology Agency
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6 Months
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18 Feb 2013
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Short Description:

**LOCAL Candidates Preferred

***In-Person Interviews ONLY - NO Exceptions. Do not submit candidates who will not agree.


Complete Description:


Technical project manager with experience leading development efforts and supervising highly technical staff on large Java development projects. Candidate MUST have a strong development background preferably in Java/Oracle.


Virginia State Police (VSP) has completed the requirements for replacement of one of its large statewide software applications.  Planning for development and implementation activities is currently underway.  A Technical project manager with experience leading development efforts and supervising highly technical staff on large development projects is needed.


The technical project  manager position will:


 - Manage the design, development, testing and implementation of a new complex enterprise Java/JEE application.       


 - Lead the project team composed of a Java architect, Senior Java developers, business analysts and QA staff and will ensure that that the deliverables satisfy user requirements. 


 - Assign tasks, monitor milestones, manage risks, and coordinate requirements and implementations with stakeholders, other systems and the Engineering Unit. 


 - Review the project plans, system design and approaches, and the testing and development activities. 


 - Will be responsible for the testing and implementation of the new system. They may also perform software or database development and testing activities related to the project.


This position is expected to have an extensive software development background in addition to management and supervisory development experience. It is expected that they will be proficient in database commands and software development lifecycle processes.  It is highly desirable that this position have extensive Java/JEE and Oracle development experience.   



Experience as a technical project manager on a large software development projects using Java/JEE, enterprise databases and web technologies.

Required 3 Years


Proficiency and experience with relational database commands (inquiries, updates, etc.).

Required 3 Years


Enterprise software development and design experience

Required 10 Years


Knowledge and/or working experience with web services and web frameworks (i.e. Struts)

Highly desired 3 Years


Knowledge and/or working experience with O/R Mapping framework (Hibernate/JPA) and Spring

Highly desired 2 Years


Working knowledge of Oracle and PL/SQL

Highly desired 3 Years


Experience in supervision of highly technical Java/JEE staff

Required 3 Years


Demonstrated past experience managing development projects through the entire life cycle.

Required 3 Years


Excellent communication and written skills



SQL experience

Required 3 Years


Experience with test driven software development

Desired 2 Years


Experience and/or knowledge of UML/Rational Unified Process (RUP)

Highly desired 2 Years


Experience wiht Service Oriented Architecture

Highly desired 2 Years


Question 1

What is the largest software development effort that you have supervised? Describe the architecture.


Question 2

What is the largest number of Java development staff that you have supervised on a project?


Question 3

Describe the differnt sofltware development lifecycle methodologies that you have used on a project.


Question 4

Are you available to start in March?