Senior IV&V Consultant
Employment Type: Full-Time
Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has over 2,500 professionals in more than 60 offices worldwide. PCG's Technology Consulting practice offers a full spectrum of quality Information Technology (IT) services to help state and local government agencies at every stage of the IT life cycle. Through its specialized IT services, PCG's Technology Consulting team finds cost-effective ways to help agency partners deliver successful IT systems that enhance the lives of the user base. To learn more, visit https://www.publicconsultinggroup.com/technology-consulting/
* Provide oversight and technical expertise on large-scale IT projects• Provide technical oversight of applicable vendor and/or client processes, methodologies, and tools to minimize risk and validate the applicable requirements, standards and best practices are being followed on the project.• Lead a portion of IV&V services in technical reviews and assessments of vendor and/or client tasks, deliverables, and work products, including providing recommendations for risk mitigation and acceptance.• Monitor the technical aspects of the project and the vendor and/or client activities providing input and guidance that supports efficiencies to the client and project.• Support the client and stakeholders in the planning and strategy discussions on the best approach for addressing risks and issues as they occur, in an effort to ensure that the project remains on schedule and within budget.• Understand various software development life cycle methodologies and how they are used• Play a lead analyst role in the development of multiple IV&V deliverables• Participate in business development by identifying new opportunities and assisting with proposal development
Required Skills/Experience:• 5-7 years of overall IT industry experience• At least 3 years of experience in the last 5 years providing IV&V services, in projects which required knowledge of cloud, data conversion, interface, and testing disciplines• At least 3 years of experience in the last 5 years analyzing network and application performance against SLAs and industry standards• At least 3 years of experience in the last 5 years of oversight, validation, and/or documentation of business requirements and process flows • At least 3 years of experience in the last 5 years reviewing, analyzing, and assessing test plans and results• Desired: Mobile app/test experience• Desired: Agile methodology experience• Desired: Quality Assurance experience• Desired: State agency experience• Desired: Welfare IT system and/or program experience
Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.