IT Project Manager

Baltimore, MD | Full-Time

Black Fox is an equal opportunity employer information technology, risk management and finance management firm headquartered in Columbia, Maryland. Since its inception, Black Fox has been a recognized leader in the development and implementation of information management and solutions. We depend on a diverse team of talented staff to design, develop, and deploy information solutions for our clients.

 

Black Fox is accepting applications for an IT Project Manager. This position will support ongoing operations for a state level government agency in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

Duties:

 

  • Become thoroughly knowledgeable on all aspects of the project assigned;

 

  • Be familiar with and communicate information on the project management process to the project team;

 

  • Assist business analysts with requirement identification and scope definition including, but not limited to; facilitating requirements elicitation session(s) with stakeholders, comprehending basic to complex business issues, and translating business needs into understandable requirements.  For projects where a business analyst is not assigned, the Project Manager will conduct the requirements gathering;

 

  • Review requirements against MDOT MPA, MDOT, and Maryland Department of Information Technology (“DoIT”) policies and regulations, including security standards, to ensure the system meets all applicable laws and obligations;

 

  • Facilitate communication between development resources, commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) vendors and the business area stakeholders;

 

  • Work with assigned development resources or COTS vendor to develop estimates on project deliverables and ensure the system is developed or configured in a timely fashion;

 

  • Facilitate the change management process including analysis and impact assessment;

 

  • Lead the planning and execution of system testing including development of test plans and requirements traceability matrices to ensure the system matches the requirements, as well as the MDOT MPA quality standards and security policy;

 

  • Lead the planning and development of system documentation and training materials;

 

  • Conduct administration training sessions and participate in user training sessions with the business lead(s) as part of system implementation; and

 

  • Manage project budgets.

 

 

Education:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Information Technology, Project Management, Information Systems, or other related discipline.

  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)

  

Experience:

 

  • The Project Manager shall have experience in using software development lifecycle tools.  Three (3) years’ experience using these tools for requirements management, software configuration management, and testing.

 

  • Three (3) years’ experience in excellent verbal and written communication skills, contract management, project task coordination, and organizational skills. 

 

  • Five (5) years’ experience leading efforts where an SDLC, either waterfall or Agile, was employed.

 

  • The Project Manager shall have experience in developing and managing technical documents and proposals. Shall demonstrate at least two (2) years’ experience in Technical Writing.

 

  • The Project Manager shall be experienced with IT Infrastructure and Technology Upgrade projects. Shall demonstrate at least one (1) year experience leading efforts for IT Infrastructure and Technology Upgrade projects, including the hardware, software, and operational support required to provide application hosting, network, and end-user services; shall be experienced or familiar with Security and Physical Access Control systems, security camera surveillance systems and card key access control systems; shall be experienced and familiar with the Software as a Service (SaaS) model; in particular SalesForce.com is needed.

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To Apply:

Please email a cover letter (optional), resume (less than 4 pages), and 3 references to hr@blackfoxgroup.com. Please include these materials in a single .pdf (Adobe Acrobat) attachment with your name included in the .pdf file name. Also, please include the words, “IT Project Manager” in the subject line of your email.

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Black Fox helps the private, public and nonprofit agencies and organizations achieve its mission of mission assurance by providing innovative, proven cost effective information systems, technology support, contingency and mission support services. Black Fox has highly experienced professional services tailored to the unique needs of enterprise technology programs and systems.

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Columbia, MD 21046

202.499.4360 ext 100

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