Senior Project Manager in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/6/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our local state government client is looking for a Senior Project Manager to support the PMO. 

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and a thorough understanding of business systems and industry requirements.
  • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operation time, and form of desired results. Includes analysis of business and user needs, documentation of requirements, and translation into proper system requirements specifications.
  • Provides consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist of most phases of systems analysis, while considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment.
  • Lead the design, implementation and maintenance of the project portfolio process and drive the integration and alignment for the project management process
  • Accountable and owner of several key PMO processes including management of program scope and schedule, project status reporting, executive leadership reporting, dependency management, issue and risk management, and project communications.
  • Accountable for ensuring that deliverables from business and technology partners are produced and approved according to multiple project schedules. This includes requirement documents, functional and technical design documents, test plans, etc.
  • Drives project workstreams, developing, executing, tracking, and monitoring plans, resolving blockers, and ensuring ongoing alignment with program priorities.
  • Work collaboratively with business leaders, project leaders, and impacted external stakeholders, coordinating efforts across those groups to analyze and assess readiness for change.
  • Assures compliance with CMS and FNS requirements


  • Experience in Healthcare industry specifically into latest health reform laws with any prior state/federal projects-LTC Programs/Healthcare Operations
  • Experience with implementing scaled or hybrid agile approach
  • Experience with business process mapping and improvements
  • Experience with working across multiple dynamic organizations, driving all stakeholders toward a shared mission
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable
  • Experience in Change Management
  • Experience working with CVS/SVN, Sciforma, Salesforce, and Jira preferred.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, Visio, and SharePoint
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience; or a current Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification 

Job ID: 345763

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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