Technical subject matter expert – sample job description

Technical-subject-matter-expert-sample-job-description (Word document)

Note: This sample job description is provided as an example only. Each section should be carefully updated to reflect your specific requirements prior to being copied and pasted into a GOVPROP job profile.

Job Responsibilities

  • Accurately evaluate customers’ strategic business issues, identify requirements, create business case justifications, and propose appropriate enterprise solutions; Analyze current and future virtualization needs for IT/Operations environments
  • Develop customized solutions that address specific needs, and the successful management and/or delivery of engagements
  • Support technical presentations to government agency staff
  • Develop in-depth understanding of a government agency’s business requirements, along with current technical environment; accurately assess and make recommendations
  • Develop, promote and follow engagement methodologies
  • Document current state, future state and proposed roadmap between both states
  • Recommend strategy and document virtualization best practices, methodologies, and cost models; also required is ability to drive creation/support creation of tools, templates and other tools to support best practices

Job Deliverables:

  • Technical solution write-ups
  • Technical proposal sections
  • Cost models
  • Trade-off analyses

Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or Engineering; MBA preferred
  • MCSE (2000 or 2003)
  • Ability to travel extensively (role requires 25-50% domestic travel)
  • Ideal candidate will have a minimum of eight years of experience leading workshops and solution sessions on government projects and delivering complex professional services engagements with a focus on Virtualization services and technologies
  • Prior capture support for a government contractor(s) a definite plus
  • Proven ability to craft and write technical sections of competitive government proposals a must
  • VDI Connection Brokers such as VMWARE View, Citrix XenDesktop, Quest vWorkspace
    Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Virtual Server and Hyper-V
  • Windows Server Infrastructure, AD, DNS, DHCP,IIS, and Group Policy
  • Strong Understanding of LAN, WAN, and remote access technologies
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (documentation, client presentations, etc)
  • Superb interpersonal communication and the ability to participate in a team/project with
  • Familiarity with ITIL; certification preferred
  • Prior experience developing tools, methodologies and processes for consistent service development
  • History of success assisting clients with multi-million dollar virtualization management practices

Out of Scope Topics:

  • Oral presentations
  • Proposal pricing
  • Proposal management