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PMP Project Manager more...
Location:New York, NY
Company:New York City DOT
First posted:April 26, 2017
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*** In order to be considered for this position candidates must either: be serving permanently in the title of Computer Specialist (Software) . OR have taken the most recent Computer Specialist (Software) exam (Open Competitive # 7005 - Promotional # 7510. Under managerial direction, perform extremely difficult, responsible and complex work in planning, coordinating and overseeing the development and progress of major IT projects. This will include making determination of costs, of time estimates and of requirements associated with each IT project. The candidate will be responsible for, design, development, maintenance, enhancement and support of all agency applications on web, client-server, mainframe and network platforms. The candidate will lead in-house development teams, as well as consultant teams, while working on a variety of complex projects simultaneously, in addition to performing related work. The candidate will report directly to the Director of the Project Management Office. The candidate will have wide latitude for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. The principle responsibilities of the position will be to: define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business objectives in collaboration with stakeholders and senior management; apply project management concepts, principles, and practices for delivering tactical or strategic projects that are high in complexity; serve as an in-house expert and authority regarding computer application development for programs of varying degrees of complexity and specialization; monitor project activities and resources in order to mitigate risk; supervise a programming staff engaged in work involving computer application development; work closely with Project Management Office to ensure completion of projects on-time and on-budget; implement or maintain quality assurance processes; contribute to DOT's strategic planning initiatives by suggesting/understanding available technology options to satisfy current and future business needs; create and maintain strategic partnership between business needs and technology delivery; effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and coherent fashion; ensure successful completion of solution implementations utilizing strong leadership, project and resource management skills; create and maintain application development project plans that communicate tasks, milestone dates, status and resource allocation; set up Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) processes following standard development methodologies (Agile Scrum/Waterfall/RUP); brainstorm/communicate solution ideas with the team, clients, and management to ensure all stakeholders are engaged and are part of the solution; show expertise in using project management tools such as MS-Project, Project Server, Team Foundation Server or Primavera.

(1) A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college, including or supplemented by twenty-four (24) semester credits in computer science or a related computer field and two (2) years of satisfactory full-time software experience in designing, programming, debugging, maintaining, implementing, and enhancing computer software applications, systems programming, systems analysis and design, data communication software, or database design and programming, including one year in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project; or (2) A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and six (6) years of full-time satisfactory software experience as described in 1" above, including one year in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project; or (3) A satisfactory combination of education and experience that is equivalent to (1) or (2) above. College education may be substituted for up to two years of the required experience in (2) above on the basis that sixty (60) semester credits from an accredited college is equated to one year of experience. A masters degree in computer science or a related computer field may be substituted for one year of the required experience in (1) or (2) above. However, all candidates must have a four year high school diploma or its educational equivalent, plus at least one (1) year of satisfactory full-time software experience in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project. NOTE: In order to have your experience accepted as Project Leader or Major Contributor experience, you must explain in detail how your experience qualifies you as a project leader or as a major contributor. Experience in computer operations, technical support, quality assurance (QA), hardware installation, help desk, or as an end user will not be accepted for meeting the minimum qualification requirements. Special Note To be eligible for placement in Assignment Level IV, in addition to the Qualification Requirements stated above, individuals must have one year of satisfactory experience in a project leader capacity or as a major contributor on a complex project in data administration, database management systems, operating systems, data communications systems, capacity planning, and/or on-line applications programming.

Candidates should have the PMP Certification in Project Management; and a minimum of eight (8) years of experience in successfully overseeing medium to large scale projects containing sub-projects and distinct deliverables. Experience in managing application development projects using Microsoft .NET, Open Source (LAMP/ Drupal/ Ruby on Rails), Java/ J2EE/ WebSphere, and utilization of Microsoft Project and other project management tools on highly technical, large scale projects are desired. Prior experience in federal/state/local government projects will be a plus.

*** In order to be considered for this position candidates must either: be serving permanently in the title of Computer Specialist (Software) . OR have taken the most recent Computer Specialist (Software) exam (Open Competitive # 7005 - Promotional # 7510.

All resumes are to be submitted electronically. Current City Employees: Please log into Employee Self Service (ESS) at (please use the apply button below), follow the Careers link and search for Job ID number 268333. All other applicants: Please go to (please use the apply button below) and search for Job ID Number 268333. If you do not have access to a personal computer: Please visit your local public library. Most public libraries have computers available for use. No phone calls, faxes or personal inquiries permitted. Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. For more information about DOT, visit us at: (please use the apply button below). *** In order to be considered for this position candidates must either: be serving permanently in the title of Computer Specialist (Software) . OR have taken the most recent Computer Specialist (Software) exam (Open Competitive # 7005 - Promotional # 7510.

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