National Institute for Smart Government

  • Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

  • Permanent

  • Full-time
Job Description

Position Program Management

Designation Consultant

Department SeMT

Reports To State IT Secretary / Head of State designated Agency / Head – SeMT

Job Code C/PM

Job Objective

The objective of this job is to assist the State Government in effective program management of e-Governance projects.

Primary Responsibilities

Program Management

Support the implementation of various MMPs and NeGP components in the State and provide inputs to NeGD

Support the progress of the NeGP in the State and highlight any issues/ slippages to higher authorities

Identify the critical success factors for implementation of e-Governance projects in the State.

Develop and establish suitable program monitoring framework for the State under guidance from NeGD

Ensure that the different egovernance projects being developed are in alignment with the overall objectives of NeGP

Assist in procurement of required material/services for various e- Governance projects

Assist in preparing frameworks and templates by using standardized tools

Assist the State Government in identifying new e-Governance projects

Provide assistance and expertise for e-Governance related training


Ensure that the requirements of State departments in matters like preparation of EoI/ RFP/ Contracts/ PPP and other related matters are suitably addressed

Formulate program management strategies in consultation with the State IT Department/IT Society/external consultants

Support the State Government in the roll out of awareness and communication efforts as part of the NeGP

In addition to above Primary Responsibilities the incumbent may be assigned any other task from time to time by State IT Secretary/ Head of Nodal Agency/Head SeMT


Education Desirable Skills & Experience

Essential Criteria

B.E / B.Tech / MCA

Desirable Criteria

Post Graduation: MBA / M.Tech.

Qualification can be relaxed in case of exceptionally experienced candidates 4 plus years of experience in program management of IT project with atleast 2 years of experience in managing life cycle of large IT / eGovernance projects

Experience of working with a Government set up is desirable

Industry certifications like PMP, PMI, Prince 2 etc. are desirable

Experience in Procurement processes is desirable

*( The number of positions are subject to change)


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