Continuous Improvement Specialist at Enterprise Information Services, LLC in Washington, Washington DC

Posted in Other 22 days ago.

Job Description:

Security Clearance required:

No clearance required

Cognosante is on a mission to transform our country's systems for healthcare, safety and security. We are an IT Company who helps public sector organizations do everything from strategic consulting and acquisition support to application development, data integration, data standards, and business process operations. Learn how we are making a difference in people's lives today!

Job Description

Portfolio Management focuses on tracking all JPMO activities and ensuring every implementation effort proceeds on schedule and with minimal disruption.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create and execute a Continuous Improvement Strategy for JPMO that can be used to continue the improvement and success of the program

  • Recommend and implement tools and methods to continuously improve the effectiveness of the JPMO and Component FSM programs

  • Coordinate and facilitate program retrospectives to gain insights. Track and execute

  • against program feedback to continuously improve the program

  • Provide industry best practices and insights from leading experts to continuously improve the effectiveness and operation of the JPMO and DHS Component FSM programs

  • Conduct training, brown bag sessions, and other ad hoc sessions to continuously improve the program

  • Develop and implement processes and procedures to keep the JPMO operating at a CMMI level 4, or equivalent. Conduct initial benchmarking, periodic reviews, and oversee the ongoing maturity of the JPMO

  • Capture lessons learned and maintain a repository that can be leveraged across DHS FSM programs. Provide lessons learned and other best practices from industry and other federal agency financial system implementations

Required Qualifications

  • US Citizen able to pass a government level background check and obtain a Public Trust

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Management, Systems Science, Engineering, Math or a related field or equivalent work experience

  • 5+ years' experience creating and executing a continuous improvement strategy for software implementations in a government contracting environment

Candidates that do not meet the required qualifications will not be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Federal Financial Systems

  • Current or Recent experience supporting DHS