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OCTO Program Manager (DMV); Washington, D.C.; $110.00/hr 1099

Work Location: OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003

Submit Before: 4/18/2018

Contract through: 09/30/2018 plus extension
Candidate Pay Rate: $110.00/hr 1099 or comparable


16+ years of experience.  Organizes, directs, and manages contract operation support functions, involving multiple, complex, and inter- related project tasks.


The District of Columbia, Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) operates a Motor Vehicle Information System (DESTINY) to support Driver License issuance, vehicle registration and titling, inspection, insurance, medical, parking permits, tickets and other DMV related functions. DMV is looking for a consultant who would work towards a next generation Motor Vehicle application to replace the existing DMV Information System. The consultant is required to:


  1. a) Create an e-architecture with emerging business solution and business processes,


  1. b) Conceptualize and experiment with alternative business approaches,


  1. c) Develop and Create service oriented components and interface specifications to enhance the capabilities of current DESTINY application


  1. d) New business process with industry proven software design patterns to the existing application with numerous revisions, and expansions.


The job requires customer and stakeholder interaction to determine business requirements, documentation of existing modules and new enhancements with business rule changes, extensive testing – unit, stress and regression, quality assurance, and deployment. The position requires an in-depth knowledge in CICS-COBOL-DB2, a sound knowledge in PowerBuilder, ASP, .NET, Web Services, experience with External Batch and Online Interfaces with DB2 database. The job requires a technical hands on resource who would need to perform extensive analysis before new or changed elements are introduced because of the size and complexity of the system. The resource is expected to work with customers and team members to elicit requirements, validate understanding with customers, interpret and design business requirements into writing technical specifications, business re-engineering, high and low level design, test the application, and implement with minimal coaching, perform technical analysis, technical design, unit testing, and deployment. The resource is also expected to:


  1. a) monitor the interfaces to ensure it is based on the current business rule and policies,
  2. b) meet deadlines, while effectively managing priorities and communicating progress,
  3. c) participate in specification reviews throughout software life cycle,
  4. d) analyze dependencies between development projects,
  5. e) support QA activities by participating in test plan reviews,
  6. f) attend triage meetings and
  7. g) provide production support once the new system is deployed.










  1. Organizes, directs, and manages contract operation support functions, involving multiple, complex, and inter- related project tasks.
  2. Manages teams of contract Support Personnel at multiple locations.
  3. Maintains and manages the client interface at the senior levels of the client organization.
  4. Meets with customer and contractor personnel to formulate and review task plans and deliverable items. Ensures conformance with program task schedules and costs.


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience


Skills Matrix:


  Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience
Analytical skills in database design, DB2 & SQL tuning exp Required 14 Years  


Expertise in Prod Support, Batch Processing, Migration from Development Required 12 Years
Expertise in z/OS Mainfram and Web with Client Server Applications Required 14 Years


Expertise on distributed technologies- DB2, CICS, COBOL, IIS, Java, .Net Required 14 Years
Exp in Data Modeling, Design, Integration & Configuration Management Required 10 Years


Exp in emerging client server technologies, .Net, JAVA/J2EE, AJAX & ESB Required 10 Years
Knowledge on Structured Systems Analysis and Design (SSAD) Required 14 Years


Logical Data, Data Flow and Entity Behavior Modeling Required 14 Years
Proficient in Use Cases, Sequence Diagrams, Collaboration Diagrams, etc Required 10 Years


Proficient in writing RFP, SOW Required 10 Years
Tech & Managerial expertise in SDLC using design patterns & analysis Required 14 Years


Technical skills in BPR, Requirement Analysis, FRS, etc Required 10 Years
Sound Business and Domain Expertise (SME) in municipal govt contracting Highly desired 10 Years


16+ yrs in progressive consulting leadership role, providing full lifecycle services in enterprise environment Required 16 Years
16+ yrs managing, coordinating, and establishing priorities for entire project lifecycle Required 16 Years


Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience Required



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