JOB ID:Project Manager 3.***local candidates strongly preferred.*ONLY in-person interviews will be conducted, NO Skype, NO exceptions.Location: Richmond, VA
Duration: 9 months + possible extensions.Number of positions: 1Interviews: Local candidates strongly preferred.Visa details: OpenYears of relevant experience: 8 plus years.Description:Seeking a senior technical Project Manager to manage and deliver a complex project(s) with multiple teams and work streams coordinated to an aggressive delivery schedule.Under the program manager, the project manager is responsible for the outcome of the assigned project. The project manager leads the team through the Commonwealth Standard for Project Management for successful completion of the project phases: PreSelect, Initiation, Planning, Execution and Control and Closeout. The selected candidate will:• Serve as a hands-on technical project manager with development staff and business groups.• Coordinate and communicate with EDM management and staff to coordinate work tasks and resourcing;• Communicate timelines and expectations to technical and business staff.• Collaborate with vendors, consultants, and contractors in the execution of projects including contract management and working with the procurement office.• Adhere to VDOT and VITA project management practices and governance requirements and coordination with VDOT and VITA PMOs.• Maintains project budget, plans, tasks, schedules, risks, and status and disseminates information to team members and customers as defined in the communications plan.• Ensures documentation of requirements and uses cases, facilitate design workshops for assigned project.• Ensures definition of test objectives, designed test plans and test cases for assigned project.• Provide the management of project milestones and deliverables for on-time and on-budget delivery.• Define and measure progress with metrics.• Support system and application training efforts.QualificationsRequired:The candidate must have a minimum of 8 years’ experience managing large projects and a bachelor's degree.Experience managing large, multi-stream projects.Experience in both Agile and Waterfall project management.PMP or Qualified under Commonwealth of Virginia Qualification Standards for IT Project Managers for Category 4 Projects. See: [URL REMOVED] Preferred:Knowledge of and experience managing projects utilizing the following technologies is preferred:• .NET Framework and Web Based Applications.• Oracle, SQL• ESRI ArcGIS Desktop & Web-based Applications (ArcMap, ArcGIS Server ArcGIS Online).• Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Visio, PowerPoint, Project Server)Special Instructions to Applicants:This position requires a fingerprint-based background check.PMP certification from PMI or PM certification from VITA is required - no other certification qualifies.Local candidates strongly preferred.Questions:Question: Absences greater than two weeks MUST be approved by CAI management in advance, and contact information must be provided to CAI so that theresource can be reached during his or her absence. The Client has the rightto dismiss the resource if he or she does not return to work by the agreedupon date. Do you accept this requirement?Question: Please list candidate's email address that will be used whensubmitting E-RTR.Question: In what city/state does candidate reside?Question: Does your candidate have a current PMP certification from PMI OR a PM certification from VITA (no other certifications are accepted)? Pleaseupload a copy of the PMP certification.Question: Is candidate willing and able to travel to Richmond, VA for apersonal interview? ONLY personal interview will be conducted, NO exceptions,NO Skype.Question: Does your candidate's experience match or exceed the skills listed above and the number of years of experience with each skill?Question: Does your candidate agree to complete the entire engagement?Question: How soon after an offer can your candidate start?