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  • Date Posted:

    06/02/14
  • Career Level:

    Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Education:

    Bachelor's
  • Job Function:

    Project Management
  • Job Status:

    Full-Time
  • Industry:

    IT
  • Job Code:

    1400C47
  • Contact Information:

    Employer Site
 
 
 
 
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Job Description



Job Title:

Software Release Project Manager - US Citizen/Greencard Holder - Columbia, Maryland

Requisition ID:

1400C47

Job Category:

HHHA1M60: System Development Manager 06

Schedule:

Full-time

Job Type:

Regular

Employee Status:

Regular

Travel:

No

Job Posting:

May 30, 2014, 2:31:38 PM

Description



CSC is a global powerhouse in business and technology transformation.  Our people are passionate about helping businesses solve complex business challenges through technology.  With a 50 year legacy of innovation, our technology independence allows CSC to offer flexible and unique solutions to help clients optimize technology.  We help clients capitalize on trends and anticipate what's ahead because market shifts and technology trends demand fresh thinking.
 
The Development Effort Consolidation Contract (DECC) of which CSC is the lead under the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) constructs CMSs forward looking health care quality systems environment.  This program just started it's 4th Option period supporting various lines of businesses across the agency.
 
Under direction from the Project Manager, is responsible for the overall planning, management and completion of assigned IT projects.
 
Works with customers to manage project scope of work, documents and project plans. Uses project management skills to manage project roles, identify resource requirements, meet training needs, define project deliverables, provide customer satisfaction and reporting structures and insure quality of projects.
 
Validates feasibility of the technical approach to be used on a given IT project and manages the system development process including the development of a systems analysis, technical design, coding, testing and acceptance of an IT system and/or application.
 
Ensures effective communications and relationships between customers and project team members are effectively maintained.
 
Duties may require 24 hour, seven days per week for project support as required by the project phase.
 
Assigns, schedules, trains, reviews, and monitors project work to ensure that progress is within
expected guidelines and is completed on time and within budget.
 
Mentors and provides expertise to other project team members.
 
Considerable problem solving, risk management and decision-making skills.
 
Extensive knowledge in project management and tools like Microsoft Project.
 
Prepares and presents oral and/or written technical reports and project presentations.
 
Organizes and conducts project team meetings.
 
Utilizes current company/department specific software to complete assignments.
 
Primary Skills
1. Considerable ability to interpret technical procedures with clients, peers and other relevant personnel.
2. Reasonable knowledge of current hardware and software technologies and uses.
3. Considerable ability to develop, lead, motivate and supervise working teams.
 
Secondary Skills
1. Experience with Healthcare industry/Center for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) in particular.
2. Formal Project Management Certification (PMP).
3. Experience with CMS ILC a plus
 
Other
10 years experience in the software engineering field.  At least 4 years experience in a supervisor capacity.
 
 
 


Qualifications




Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in business, computer science or related field preferred
  • Nine or more years of system development or systems analysis experience
  • Five or more years of supervisory experience included
  • Experience working with business processes, environment, demand for products and market competition
  • Experience working with development tools, processes, approaches and techniques
  • Experience working with product configurations
  • Experience working with software, systems, applications, and network markets
  • Experience working with mainframes, scheduling software and other related technologies
  • Experience working with administrative practices and procedures
  • Experience working with data warehousing standards, strategies and rules

Other Qualifications
  • Good organization leadership and decision making skills
  • Good communication skills to communicate with customers, department personnel and management
  • Good skills at managing risks during installation of new software applications
  • Good human relations skills to select, develop, mentor, discipline and reward employees
  • Good interpersonal and interviewing skills to gather information from personnel
  • Good creative problem solving skills
  • Ability to lead and work in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate and convert technical knowledge into easily understood terms for clients
  • Willingness to travel


Remote Work Authorized:

No

Relocation Assistence:

Not Available

Clearance Level:

None



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Company Profile

CSC

CSC: The Power to Make a Difference.

Fifty years ago, Computer Sciences Corporation became the first software company to be listed on the NewYork Stock Exchange. Today, we continue to set records for performance and service in an extraordinarily wide spectrum of industries.

Discover the power to make a difference - in an open, merit-based culture that transforms your talent into growth, rewarding your expertise with dynamic opportunities for career advancement.
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  • Date Posted:

    06/02/14
  • Career Level:

    Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Education:

    Bachelor's
  • Job Function:

    Project Management
  • Job Status:

    Full-Time
  • Industry:

    IT
  • Job Code:

    1400C47
  • Contact Information:

    Employer Site
 
 
 
 
247
more jobs from this company
 
 
WPNI ID: 35139667