Project Manager for Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), Austin, Texas

Location: Austin, TX, United States
Date Posted: 10-24-2017
Project Manager for Texas Workforce Commission

Agency: Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)
Job Solicitation: 3201800024
Location: 101 E. 15th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Closing Date for Resumes: October 27, 2017 @ 12:00 Noon (CT).  
Contract Type: W2 with benefits
Visa requirements: US Citizen, Green card Holder, EAD. No H1B

Contractor will work with the Manager of the Project Management Office to perform complex to advanced project and contract management work including; detailed project planning, oversight and tracking, contractor procurement including state procurement processes, invoicing and budget tracking.

  • Manage all aspects of a technology related project.
  • Ensure project tasks and products follow the development process and quality guidelines while meeting both functional and contractual requirements.
  • Work with peers from user area and contractor staff to coordinate, plan, assign, supervise, and evaluate the work of the project staff in a matrixed organization structure.
  • Manage deliverable content expectations, review processes, and acceptance criteria.
  • Ensure deliverables meet the agreed upon quality and content.
  • Develop and manage project budgets, schedules, work plans, resource requirements, and cost estimates and projections.
  • Ensure all team members understand the project standards and be able resolve challenges with the quality of any party's work products.
  • Communicate with the project stakeholders, management, and other relevant parties.
  • Monitor and evaluate third-party vendor and contractor performance.
  • Document detailed system requirements.
  • 8 years, Full-time experience in project management work, business analysis, or project administration. Experience managing large, complex projects throughout all development phases.
  • 8 years, Experience in structured design and development process, scope control, project estimation, risk mitigation, and preventive and corrective actions for overruns.
  • 8 years, Experience managing project activities; establishing project goals and objectives; exercising sound judgment in making critical decisions; analyzing complex information and developing plans to address identified issues; demonstrate negotiation and facilitation skills; identify project risks and gaps; prepare reports; and communicate effectively.
  • 5 years, Experience reviewing, analyzing, and evaluating business systems and user and stakeholder needs.
  • 5 years, Experience facilitating and documenting business process mapping and business process reengineering and identifying new applications of technology to business problems that make a business more effective. 
  • 5 years, Experience documenting detailed requirements for information technology solutions that will meet program and user needs.
  • 3 years, Experience writing Request for Information, Request for Offer (RFO) and Statement of Work (SOW) documents.    
  • 3 years, Experience simultaneously collecting requirements across multiple program areas or organizations that are geographically dispersed and that have varying business needs.
  • 4 years, Knowledge of project management theories and practices applicable to projects that are complex in scope; of systems and procedures used to evaluate a third-party vendor’s performance; and of local, state, and federal laws and regulations relevant to the administration of the project undertaken.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Debbie Pedigo
Staffing Consultant
Pedigo Staffing Services
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Debbie Pedigo
Senior Staffing Consultant 
210.401.4501 o
210.845.3348 c

Pedigo Staffing Services LLC
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