Job Description :
IT Security project manager for State of Colorado
Location: Denver, CO
Duration: 9 Months

Primary job duties include the following:

Facilitate meetings across several teams and serve as the manager over multiple initiatives across multiple vendors
Maintain issue logs and document risk mitigation strategies
Utilize a strong understanding of software development methodologies when formulating sprints
Utilize a personal basic understanding of technical infrastructure in a cloud environment to drive questions/analysis to ensure completeness of sprints
Create status reports, meeting notes and presentations using Microsoft products or Google Docs.
Schedule meetings and conferences calls
Track the status of project tasks by communication with task owners
Maintain concurrent project plans
Author documents to summarize risks, issues, solution alternatives, status or other for delivery to customers and executives
Participate in release planning and command centers, as appropriate based on the initiative

Minimum Requirements:

Minimum of 10 years of experience in a system development environment
Minimum of 5 years’ experience developing and managing technical projects, both waterfall and Agile
Minimum of 10 years’ experience delivering projects
Clear Communicator (written and verbal)
Expert knowledge of common business applications; such as, Google Docs, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Microsoft Project
Strong analytical and research skills using the internet and other tools
Strong verbal communication skills and ability to facilitate a planning session or meeting
Understanding of data governance, including the security requirements for PII and PHI.
Must be able to work independently and be proactive in reaching for information
Must be comfortable in an environment with rapid change, multiple vendors and multiple concurrent work streams and scrums

Desired Experience:

Understanding of a government environment, Colorado state or county experience preferred
Experience in a cloud environment, Salesforce or AWS environment preferred
Experience working in a government and specifically eligibility and enrollment environment, CBMS experience preferred
Experience in the application of commonly accepted concepts and practices specific to user training and organization change management
Available for occasional non-business hour work

Client : State of Colorado