Careers at Mission Consulting

Mission Consulting is a Sacramento-based public sector management consulting firm that has been working with State of California agencies for over 26 years. We take pride in developing unique and beneficial solutions to improve government performance and help clients achieve their mission to serve the public good. We really enjoy the work we do, and welcome applications from any qualified candidates who share our  passion for:

  • Creative, collaborative, and meaningful work

  • Researching business and operational needs, and crafting solutions to complex problems

  • Gathering and analyzing data, and discovering new ways to view and understand what is important

  • Helping our clients identify and realize their goals

  • Seeking opportunities to grow professionally and personally

 

Learn more about us and the broad range of work that we do at www.missionconsulting.com, and to see if what we do is something that you think you can contribute to. We believe in a positive work environment where ongoing learning, creativity and respect are all part of being part of a small focused team – where every individual contributes, is known and is valued.  Feel good about your work!  Come and join Mission Consulting!

Current Opportunities

IT Project/Program Manager

Start date: Immediate

We are seeking an experienced IT Project/Program Manager with 5+ years experience managing large, complex IT projects including service integration or software development and systems projects.   Position is for a one - two year client contract, with possibility of permanent placement within the firm.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and PMP certification required, additional agile certification (such as CSM) desired.

  • Experience building and managing teams, coordinating resources, delegating tasks/responsibilities, handling issue resolution/escalation. 

  • Knowledge of and project experience with federal and state of California information technology security standards and best practices, including security of consumer/public data.

  • Experience managing IT projects that included requirements identification and gathering, JAD or requirements gathering sessions, requirements and gap analysis, agile development methodologies, code programming and regression testing, vendor or contract requirements analysis and monitoring or contract compliance audits.

  • Experience managing/engaging stakeholders within customer as well as with vendors, subcontractors, internal and external government agencies, etc.

  • Travel to SF for key working sessions/meetings will be required, especially at project/phase initiations, but it is anticipated a large portion of the work can be performed remotely.

 

We seek to add both full-time and part-time employees; senior level and junior level applicants.  Salaries are commensurate with experience and capabilities.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  Career benefits are offered. When responding to this opportunity, tell us what you can do, why you want to do it, and what you are looking for.  Include your resume of experience and capabilities.

Please email your application to: resumes@missionconsulting.com.

 

IT Business Analyst or Testing Analyst (Junior & Senior Level)

Start date: Immediate

We are seeking an IT Business Analyst or Testing Analyst with 5+ years experience in business process analysis of IT system implementations to join our team.

Experience with/proficient in: 

  • Identifying, gathering and validating requirements, leading  requirements gathering sessions

  • Translating business needs into functional requirements 

  • Gathering and documenting requirements as user stores,

  • Documenting requirements for testing activities as well as project and contract artifact purposes

  • Performing requirements and gap analysis

  • Creating or assisting with test script creation, code programming, and regression testing activities

  • Travel to SF for key working sessions/meetings may be required

  • Bachelor's degree required

We seek to add both full-time and part-time employees; senior level and junior level applicants.  Salaries are commensurate with experience and capabilities.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  Career benefits are offered. When responding to this opportunity, tell us what you can do, why you want to do it, and what you are looking for.  Include your resume of experience and capabilities.

Please email your application to: resumes@missionconsulting.com.

Management Analyst (Junior & Senior Level)

Start date: Immediate

As Management Analyst, you will play a key role in assisting our client agencies identify and develop improvements to their operations. This includes analyzing business and technical processes and, together with our clients’ participation, figuring out the best ways for them to achieve their goals. 

 

The following experience and capabilities are desired:

  • Ability to gather and analyze information

  • Ability to write complex ideas clearly and succinctly

  • Ability to lead or facilitate others, including clients (senior position only)

  • Familiarity with information technology enterprise systems or services in support of program operations

  • Familiarity with business process analysis, workflow diagrams, and technical requirements

  • Familiarity with public policy and State of California government processes

  • Project management or project support capabilities

  • Ethical and positive attitude about work and other people

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

  • Experience with similar endeavors

 

We seek to add both full-time and part-time employees; senior level and junior level applicants.  Senior level experience includes knowledge and use of applicable standards such as ISO 9000, certificates of expertise such as PMP, ITIL or others, extensive work experience and/or an advanced degree.  Salaries are commensurate with experience and capabilities.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  Career benefits are offered.

Whether you think you are looking for Business Re-engineering, Strategic Planning, Project Management, Procurement Management, Business Analytics, IT Systems Design, or something else: when responding to this opportunity, tell us what you can do, why you want to do it, and what you are looking for.  Include your resume of experience and capabilities.

Please email your application to: resumes@missionconsulting.com.

Mission Consulting, LLC

 

1620 R Street, Suite 300

Sacramento, CA 95811

 

Tel: 916-446-5624

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