Location is Washington, DC once Covid 19 is under control or gone and people can return to the office the expectation is to work on site. Additionally, finger prints are required before starting so the candidate must be local to DC metro area.
Also, below the job description is some additional info from our client.
partnered with a lower chamber of the United States Congress in their search for a Web Agile Product Owner/Project Manager for a 6 month contract opportunity in Washington, DC with the possibility of being extended beyond the initial 6 months.
Candidates MUST have extensive CMS experience, specifically Drupal, to be considered!!
Our partner is seeking a Web Agile Product Owner/Project Manager for Web Services to conduct and provide Product Owner responsibilities as defined by the Agile SCRUM process. This includes analysis, management, support, and other activities related to web capabilities and website/application development. Assist in developing standards, documentation/reports, processes, and analysis on technologies necessary for successful product/project execution. Review legacy products and research new technologies for potential replacement activities. Lastly, the Product Owner would support the development of various project artifacts, web policies, and project management procedures.
The Web Agile Product Owner/Project Manager will:
Provide expert support in analysis and reporting of web-related activities and projects throughout the Software Development Life Cycle. Communicate and present complex and/or technical information to a broad range of audiences, to include creation of presentation materials. Provide content management or user support to MCL offices on various products or websites, to include the ability to train staff and create training materials. Assist managers with information collection for objective decision-making regarding Directorate operations to include project management, product development, and Change Management. Product Management and business support functions include but are not limited to development of project artifacts such as project plans, requirements specifications, communications plans, risk matrices, operating procedures documents, and test plans. Drafting and tracking performance metrics, data collection plans, and maintaining outreach and communication mechanisms for Key Stakeholders. Provide other project and business support functions as required.
The Web Agile Product Owner/Project Manager will be required to work on-site 40 hours per week. The normal work hours are 9 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday, with an hour for lunch. Minor adjustments to the normal schedule will be considered. Work effectively and collaboratively with Web Systems colleagues on assigned projects and activities. Follow House Information Resources (HIR) Agile SCRUM Methodologies processes and best practices. Maintain professional relationships with customers, management, colleagues and deliver high-quality customer service.
Support product management activities related to web capabilities and website/application development. Perform website Product Management activities to include gathering customer requirements, providing solutions for implementation and support the process of delivering the customer's request. Analysis of product activities to include user needs, emerging technologies, industry applications and tools, and directorate processes. Support the management of project risks and quality assurance to include performing quality tests. Develop and maintain proper records and documentation for assigned products. Define and maintain product performance metrics, tracking and reporting. Work effectively and collaboratively with Web Services colleagues on assigned projects. Follow House Product management standards, governance processes and best practices. Maintain professional relationships with customers, management, colleagues and deliver high-quality customer service. Work independently and employ self-management skills to organize and handle multiple priorities and learning curves. Research, analyze and make recommendations on administrative, managerial, and procedural practices and other complex business problems. Analyze, evaluate and integrate business processes and procedures. Ability to handle multiple competing and changing priorities for a wide range of tasks. Organization and attention to detail. Ability to adapt to differing management styles and deliver accurate and timely work.
Ability to work with Web CMSs (experience with Drupal) and collaborative/tracking systems. The candidate should possess a well-rounded knowledge of product owner activities, web technologies, and web content management systems (CMSs). Ability to assess verbal and written communications from key stakeholders and customers, and demonstrate excellent verbal and communications skills. Ability to work with various project tools such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MS Project, and Visio (Service Now or BMC Remedy a plus). Possess excellent problem solving and verbal/written communications skills. Maintain poise and professionalism in all customer and vendor communications (written and verbal). Adept at multi-tasking in a fast-paced, high-profile environment. Ability to evolve skill sets and quickly adopt to new technologies and priorities. Equally comfortable working on a project team as well as independently. Excellent organization, planning, prioritizing skills and attention to detail.
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