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Senior Consultant

Senior Consultant

JPI, Norfolk, Virginia Area

Full Time

Job description

JPI is seeking an Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) Business Consultant with five to seven years of experience in ITSM consultation and process development, re-engineering, and management. This position will work directly with the US Coast Guard (USCG) Chief Information Officer-affiliated organizations to support and assist in government ITSM practices, software suite administration, process development / re-engineering, and change management-related issues to support the USCG mission and ensure programs are delivered on time and within budget.​

Responsibilities Include:

  • Support IT Service Management software suites, including Change Management, configuration controls, workflow optimization, requirements gathering, and service request management
  • Develop and maintain project plans and integrated master schedules
  • Draft project status briefings and reports
  • Create and maintain project artifacts, including requirements, service criteria, process guides, desk guides, agendas, minutes, and correspondence
  • Use enterprise project management information systems to support ongoing project management efforts                                                             
  • Identify strategies for automating and implementing efficient work management processes              
  • Map business processes and communicate solutions to clients
  • Participate in program management working sessions and supporting program managers in executing day-to-day project management activities
  • Lead, facilitate, and attend client meetings and exercises
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and provide recommendations for IT Service Management improvements ​

Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology Service Management or a related field required
  • ITIL® Foundations certification strongly preferred -- ITIL Expert preferred
  • PBA (Professional Business Analyst) strongly preferred
  • Management and business strategy consulting experience desired
  • Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience in IT Service Management support
  • Experience with DoD Enterprise Service Management Framework (DESMF) desired
  • Knowledge of ITSM software suites / tools
  • Strong understanding of end-user and technician experience within ITSM software consoles
  • Strong language skills, including translating technical requirements to/from user-friendly language
  • Good organizational / multitasking skills
  • PMP (Project Management Professional) preferred
  • Understanding of developing project management methodologies (processes, best practices, tools, and templates)               
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills                             
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work effectively both independently and in team settings to include close collaboration with program managers
  • Proven ability to support multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline-driven process
  • Experience in building and managing client relationships
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • US Coast Guard experience desired
  • Clearance: Clearable to DoD Secret or above ​


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