DIS offers a variety of project management skills and services to Arkansas agencies, boards, commissions, and institutes for individual project management needs, as well as multi-agency and state-wide projects affecting state government. The Project Management service utilizes a consistent approach for Information Technology (IT) project management that is based on proven methods, techniques, and best practices defined by Project Management Institute (PMI).
DIS can provide this service for customers that may not have in-house IT project management resources available or budget to maintain full-time staff for this role.
DIS staff includes experienced Project Management Professionals (PMP) who have internationally recognized PMP certifications through PMI.
Guided by experience, methodology, standards, and templates, DIS Project Managers can provide:
- Project Progress Reporting
- Project planning
- Lifecycle development
- Risk management
- Resource management
- Cost and budget control
- Contract negotiations
- Change management
- Product quality
- Project management methodology assistance
The DIS Project Manager’s goal is to fully satisfy the customer’s objectives within defined scope, budget, and schedule. The customer will have experienced leadership, documented plans, and regular progress reports, including cost and schedule status.
All of this is provided with billing rates that are competitive or below commercially available alternatives.