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Project Manager, VA

Tampa, FL 33602
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The Health group provides solutions to help government healthcare agencies lower administrative costs, reduce fraud and abuse, and improve the quality of services for individuals. We also provide analytics that combine clinical knowledge with big data technology and techniques to transform petabytes of data into meaningful solutions for our customers.

Responsibilities

Responsible for the performance of relatively small technical projects or a definable portion of a larger technical program in accordance with contract requirements and company policies, procedures and guidelines. Directs and supervises all support resources for the performance of project assignments and activities. Manages the technical direction of a project through the design, implementation, and testing in accordance with project objectives. Also responsible for acquiring follow-on business associated with assigned projects and for supporting new business development by leading relatively small proposals or assisting with major proposals. Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned projects and provides a single point of contact for those projects. Takes projects from original concept through final implementation. Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including end users, computer services, and client services. Defines project scope and objectives. Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports. Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables. Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables. Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team. Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems. May assist in the management of a business unit or department or is at an entry level in management of such under the close supervision of the Division or Program Director. Manages one or more programs. May supervise professional and technical personnel performing in their regular disciplines. May participate in the development and execution of budgets, sales and marketing plans and other strategic tools. Participates in driving initiatives for achieving established objectives. May serve as the primary or assistant technical and management interface for the company, customer, and senior staff. Provides management services including general administrative oversight, time accounting. financial tracking, cost projection, inventory management, personnel evaluation and support. Responsible for the preparation of and accountability for all contract deliverables. Responsible for assisting in the technical leadership and direction to a multidisciplinary staff. Develop and operate a variety of technical systems related to the specific job function. Specify systems requirements and insure that completed systems meet requirements. Support data acquisition process control. Prepares and approves Standard Operating Procedures, Protocols and other technical documentation. Able to supervise, manage, support and evaluate personnel. The successful candidate will provide software engineering and integration support for a major VA EHRM application testing organization. Various applications include but are not limited to re-hosted, VistA legacy, Cerner Millennium, COTS/GOTS integration with VistA legacy and others. This work is in support of systems architecture and systems integration activities with significant emphasis on testing such systems integration with external components, ensuring smooth interaction and maximum efficiencies. Hands-on software, system architecture, interface, testing, and database development and/or enhancement experience will be required. He/she will be expected to evaluate and recommend solutions for testing services based on risk assessment and system architecture. Candidate will actively participate in collaborative meetings with the VA TS customer, TS teammates, VA project teams and other key stakeholders

Qualifications

Requires BA/BS with 6 to 8 years of experience with at least 2 years in a supervisory capacity. Incumbent will have a specialized knowledge in at least one specific area of professional endeavor.

Experience must include 5+ years in Software Engineering including integration experience, architecture analysis, and testing the integration between applications, databases, and external applications.
Experience working with Mumps/Cache and either Oracle or SQL Server in a UNIX/VMS/Windows environment is required
Must have understanding of Web-based applications, web services and Cloud computing
Good understanding of distributed Interfaces development and testing.

Must also have excellent oral and written communication skills and exhibit excellent customer service skills.
Applicants selected will be subject to a government investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information and obtain a Government-granted Security clearance.
Additional Desired Qualifications:
Access to VA network is a big plus
Any experience with Cerner Millennium and Interface developing and testing experience is preferred.
Any healthcare, VA and DoD architecture/engineering experience would be a plus.
Specific experience in the Veterans Affairs environment and with VistA (including but not limited to FileMan, Kernel, VMS, Vista Internals, Vitria, and BusinessWare) preferred.
Experience with Java, J2EE applications desired.
Experience with:
o HP Quality Center and Rational Clear Quest
o Risk based testing methodologies
o Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) testing
o VA healthcare systems
Must be able to achieve a VA Position of Trust

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Posted: 2019-11-09 Expires: 2019-12-08

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