Thompson Technologies is in need of a TOP SECRET CLEARANCE Technical Project Consultant in the McLean, Virginia area for an immediate permanent opportunity.
Please note: Top Secret Clearance is required
Need a candidate with Java/.NET programming skills � product customization and implementation in an SQL, Oracle, and Web Services environment.
Phone interview to face to face
Primary Functions: *Leads the development and implementation of project plans and schedules for IT software development initiatives across multiple technical units. This includes development and implementation of work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports. *Defines, reviews, edits and/or refines system requirements. Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solution of technology issues *Manages enterprise wide project start-up activities including technical environments, requirement review processes, issue tracking, and status reporting. *Leads project meetings with project team *Responsible to ensure technical project development life cycle is being followed and required deliverables are being completed, reviewed and signed- off on by appropriate mangers *Resolve project issues to expedite timely completion of project within budget. *Prepare and report accurate project status to business unit and technology management *Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables to ensure project goals are accomplished and in-line with business objectives. *Recommend changes to departmental standards and work flows as required to effectively manage multiple projects. *Provide Technical and analytical guidance to Project Managers, Project Analysts, and other Technical Consultants
Secondary Functions: *Perform additional duties as required by VP, Director or CIO to support Project Management efforts
Education: **BS/BA degree in MIS, Computer Science, Business or Project Management or seven years of equivalent experience.
Experience & Training: *Five years technical project management experience *7+ years PM experience *Experience with large multiple deliverable projects * Five years experience with full technical project life cycle development * Five years experience with development and testing methodologies * Understanding of how to leverage business applications for competitive advantage.
Specific Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills Excellent project planning skills Excellent analytical skills. Good Programming Skills (One or more of the following: Visual Basic, C++, C#, Java, XSLT) Strong Understanding of Relational Database Technologies (SQL Server, Oracle, MS Access).
Thompson Technologies has been named several times as one of the fastest-growing companies in the country by Inc. 500. We have recently been selected as one of Atlanta's 50 fastest growing companies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle! Our growth is due mainly to a partnering approach with our Clients. We are focused on making Clients successful, and we do it with honesty and integrity.