Job ID :
Company :
Virginia Information Technology Agency
Location :
Chester, VA
Type :
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Openings :
Posted :
12 Apr 2012
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Engagement Type: Contract

Location: Chester, VA

Duration: 6 Months


Complete Description:

This position will initially manage a project to implement the Master Data Management solution; this solution is needed to support the Secretariat of Health and Human Resources enterprise efforts in the Health IT (HIT) and Medicaid IT Architecture (MITA) areas



- Responsible for providing project management of a highly complex project associated with development and delivery of new services.

- Develop the project initiation documentation, planning all aspects of the project including but not limited to schedule, budget, resourcing plan, risk plan, change control, issues management, communications plan, performance measures, project status reporting, and integration with other projects.

- Insure project compliance with existing Commonwealth project management legislation, standards, and policies.


Must possess:

• Extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of Project Management methodologies and tools .

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, or other related field desired, or equivalent work experience.

• Experience managing multiple vendors

• Working knowledge of Master Data Management products 

• Working knowledge of  Data Management concepts and principles

• Infrastructure experience preferred

• Hands on experience developing complex integrated project schedules


• Candidate MUST possess a PMI/PMP certification or complete the Commonwealth IT Project Manager Qualification  within the first 30 days of employment. (For info on the Commonwealth's IT PM certification - )


Demonstrated ability:

• To analyze technology related issues and develop solutions and recommendations for appropriate action; to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; to project documentation; and, to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

• To work with multiple stakeholders, facilitating collaboration and consensus on plans, policies, and initiatives at the strategic, tactical, and operational levels.

• To solve complex problems.

• To manage teams and projects

• Working knowledge of IBM Initiate Master Data Service is a plus





Required /Desired

Amount Of Experience

Experience analyzing technology related issues and developing solutions


5 Years

Experience Solving Complex Technical problems


5 Years

Project Management Experience in an Infrastructure environment


5 Years

Current PMP Certification (not expired)

Highly Desired

2 Years

Working knowledge of IBM Initiate Master Data Service


1 Year




Question 1: Does candidate lives in a 50 miles radius of Chester VA?

Question2:  If, not in what City and State does the candidate reside?

Question3: In what year did the candidate receive PMP certification? Is it current?

Question4: If the candidate has renewed the PMP certification, when was it renewed?

Question5: Please list recent Infrastructure projects for which the candidate has been a Project Mana