US National – Telecommute
DMLSS SME/Lead Requirements Specialist
Job Locations: US-Remote
Job ID: 2020-2265
# of Openings: 1
Category: Information Technology
The Veterans Administration (VA) Supply Chain and Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS) Subject Matter Expert (SME) must have experience with diverse IT projects both large and small. Must be well versed in full systems development life cycle, enterprise-wide network engineering, strategic information planning, business process reengineering, structure and management practices. Must be able to identify and mitigate risks to the program. Must be able to manage schedule and performance.
Support the analysis, management of functional and non-functional systems requirements, and user training for the VA’s implementation of DMLSS/LogiCole.
Translate mission/business objectives into workflows.
Meet regularly with VA stakeholders.
Work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders, as well as the product development team during the development cycle to ensure the customer needs are being met.
Review and evaluate work done by development team to ensure proper scope has been met.
Lead demonstrations to the stakeholder and participate in the development of user training and documentation.
Support projects analyzing existing system-support supply chains (to include medical supply chains) in government organizations like the Veterans Administration and the Department of Defense (DoD).
Support projects that re-design or enhance system-support via supply chains.
Analyze and assess government agency logistics and supply chain policies and procedures against current performance metrics and make recommendations on policy and/or process improvements.
Create and present briefings and reports to communicate findings and recommendations.
Assist in identifying new logistics and supply chain business opportunities.
Provide program management support, perform data analysis, develop briefings and papers for all levels of government agency leadership, and conduct research in support of logistics strategy and supply chain initiatives.
Analytical Thinking ? Knowledge of techniques and tools that promote effective analysis and the ability to determine the root cause of organizational problems and create alternative solutions that resolve the problems in the best interest of the business.
Effective Communications ? Understanding of effective communication concepts, tools and techniques; ability to effectively transmit, receive, and accurately interpret ideas, information, and needs through the application of appropriate communication behaviors. Being able to effectively write/technical writing. Ability to translate technical approaches and methodologies.
Effectiveness Measurement ? Ability to measure the quality and quantity of work effort for the purpose of improvement.
Industry Knowledge ? Knowledge of the organization’s industry group, trends, directions, major issues, regulatory considerations, and trendsetters; ability to apply this knowledge appropriately to diverse situations.
IT Standards, Procedures & Policies ? Knowledge of and the ability to utilize a variety of administrative skill sets and technical knowledge to manage organizational IT policies, standards, and procedures.
Planning: Tactical, Strategic ? Ability to contribute to operational (short term), tactical (1-2 years) and strategic (3-5 years) planning in support of the overall business plan.
Problem Solving ? Knowledge of approaches, tools, techniques for recognizing, anticipating, and resolving organizational, operational or process problems; ability to apply this knowledge appropriately to diverse situations.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related technical discipline; or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training…
Computer & IT , Software Development , Government & Politics