Opportunities

Are you a talented professional seeking new opportunities? Do you hold yourself to a standard of excellence? Are you an industrious problem solver capable of adapting to new challenges?

Then you’re the kind of candidate that we seek to work with. It is our mission to enhance and add value to your professional life by offering an exciting career path with challenging projects. Our firm offers exciting opportunities for both entry-level positions and experienced hires. Positions in the firm include business analysts, consultants, senior consultants, managers and senior managers.

As our consulting practice continues to grow, we are looking to hire! We invite you to review the current opportunities at NavPoint Consulting, and to submit your resume today.

Current opportunities at NavPoint Consulting:

Project Manager – Level 2

NavPoint is currently seeking to establish a database of Project Managers – Level 2. We have federal government clients who are currently seeking project management expertise with certifications in Project Management and expertise in IM or IT transformation projects.

The successful resource will:
• Develop the engagement, communications and development approach to meet the requirements of corporate systems and solutions;
• Engage key stakeholders to validate the approach and identify their interactions within the scope of the project;
• Plan, prepare and facilitate workshops to develop and obtain agreement on the outline, content and key elements of the corporate system or solution;
• Assess business processes of contributing or supporting functions to define interactions, information, handoffs, activities, and end-to-end business processes;
• Plan and conduct development workshops for documenting, validating and confirming decision points, interactions, information requirements and responsibilities;
• Update the business process map to reflect the validated decision points, information requirements and responsibilities; and
• Establish the appropriate repositories for the instructions, information, artifacts, templates, and reports.

The qualified candidate must have:
• At least a Government of Canada Reliability Clearance;
• A post secondary degree, diploma or certification;
• A valid PMP certification or other Project Management certification;
• A valid IT Governance certification;
• Experience working on at least one Service Delivery Transformation project; and
• experience documenting business processes and developing business requirements documents;
• Experience defining information requirements and work flows and analyzing and producing reports;
• Experience re-engineering business processes for performance improvement on information and technology-based projects in the public sector;
• Experience in planning and managing IM/IT service support improvement projects;
• Experience defining and documenting the objectives for projects; determining budgetary requirements, the composition, roles and responsibilities and terms of reference for the project team; and
• Experience leading project teams (5+ members) to define business strategies and processes in support of transformation and change management activities.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Change Management Consultants – Level 2 and Level 3

NavPoint is currently seeking to establish a database of experienced Change Management Consultants – Level 2 and Level 3. We have federal government clients who are currently seeking change management expertise in support of a wide range of business issues and business transformations programmes.

The successful resource will:
• Designing programs to improve the organizational effectiveness through system-centered change, process driven change and people-centered change;
• Work with senior business leaders to help define business strategy and processes in support of transformation and change management activities;
• Leading or participating in change impact assessment and analysis;
• Developing and implementing change management strategies and plans while leveraging leading industry best practice change management frameworks and methodologies;
• Developing communications strategies, communications plans and execute the communications plan;
• Articulating the purpose of change in a manner that makes sense to staff and provides a compelling picture of the new organization;
• Creating presentations, conduct focus groups and workshops; present to various stakeholders and facilitate meetings and discussions.
• Participating in organizational realignment (job re-design or organizational re-structuring);
• Design, development and delivery of training and logistics coordination with key stakeholders;
• Leading or participating in business readiness, change implementation and stabilization activities;
• Designing and conducting change readiness assessments or change adoption assessments;
• Providing expertise, consultative advice, guidance and coaching to build organizational capacity to make effective use of change management strategies and related tools;
• Coaching staff on the value of their contribution within the new organization;
• Evaluating the effectiveness of the change management initiative;
• Developing performance measurement/evaluation frameworks;
• Integrating performance monitoring disciplines in an organization's change management plan;
• Carrying out performance monitoring and reporting activities on change management;
• Potentially manage organizational change using an Agile and cross functional team approach; and
• Identifying change management risks and issues.

The qualified candidate must have:
• At least a Government of Canada Reliability Clearance;
• A valid University degree OR a valid two-year College diploma;
• Minimum of eight (8) years of experience as a Change Management Consultant;
• A valid Accreditation in Change Management (e.g. Prosci Change Management Certification, Being First, Certified Change Management Professional (CCMP) or equivalent;
• Provided professional services as a Change Management Executive Consultant in IM/IT-enabled business projects within departments, organizations and/or agencies of the Government of Canada (GOC);
• Experience in designing and developing change management strategies and plans;
• Experience in preparing and rolling-out communication and strategic plans working with business clients and service providers.
• Experience facilitating and leading meetings with other organizational executive to ensure all organizational stakeholders are committed and moving forward on project and organizational goal; and
• Experience in leading training plans and strategy initiatives within private or public organizations.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Organizational Design Consultants – Level 2 and Level 3

NavPoint is currently seeking to establish a database of experienced Organizational Design Consultants – Level 2 and Level 3. We have federal government clients who are currently seeking organizational design expertise in support of a wide range of business issues and business transformations programmes.

The successful resource will:
• Developing tools to and conducting organizational change impact assessments and organizational needs assessment and strategic planning;
• Supporting the evolution of organizational restructuring, new roles and responsibilities, new functions and capabilities;
• Working with senior management officials to prioritize and develop the organizational change management strategies and plans;
• Defining training requirements; design, develop and deliver online and / or classroom training in support of the organization’s business objectives as well as employee development and leadership / management development;
• Helping manage the organization's training program to ensure cost effective learning activities that support the organization's strategic initiatives
• Developing and implementing processes to measure the effectiveness of development and learning efforts to ensure performance improvements are focused on measurable and attainable results
• Analyzing and making recommendations on business improvement processes and IM/IT solutions;
• Developing tools and assessing organizational readiness for change and make recommendations based on key findings;
• Designing, developing and implementing a Change Management capability within a client-partner IM/IT environment.
• Provide advice, support and guidance to senior staff, operational business teams, and front-line management to enable department to achieve strategic initiatives and goals
• Proactively addressing and responding to Organizational Development issues by bringing key stakeholders together to assess root causes and performance gaps and recommend appropriate interventions;
• Conducting focus groups, workshops and/or process improvement sessions (as needed) and
• Implementing performance improvement strategies and initiatives.

The qualified candidate must have:
• At least a Government of Canada Reliability Clearance;
• A post secondary degree, diploma or certification;
• A valid IT Governance certification;
• Experience in preparing and rolling-out organizational changes in Federal Government organizations. Experience should include change assessments, development of organizational change strategies and plans as well as provide strategic communications;
• Experience in working with senior government officials on different projects to develop an organizational change strategy which enabled employees to adopt new ways of working, new processes and technologies;
• Experience working with senior Government Officials to architect an IM/IT change management strategy to transition people and processes to a new Operational Model;
• Managing organizational change in an Agile collaborative and cross-functional team environment for Government of Canada programs; and
• Preparing and delivering organizational change strategies and development plans as well as communication plans.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Information Management Architect - Senior

NavPoint is currently seeking to establish a database of experienced Senior Information Management Architects.

The successful resource will:
• Align the IM transformation activities with other related departmental transformation initiatives and programs;
• Develop and refine the IM roadmap activities and implementation plans;
• Implementing an enterprise approach to IM to manage physical and electronic information and documents;
• Establish the IM Transformation management roles and responsibilities;
• Integrate the IM transformation activities with other related transformation initiatives and programs;
• Support the implementation of an enterprise approach to IM to consistently manage physical and electronic information and documents;
• Conduct focus groups, interviews and surveys, organizational assessments, business capability assessments, change readiness assessments, impact assessments including determining the implications of the change on people, services, and organizational and governance structures;
• Develop and implement an issue and risk management approach;
• Plan and manage IM projects and scheduling the release, deployment of capabilities, processes and technology;
• Build tools and templates necessary to drive the transformation activities;
• Develop the transformation progress measurement and reporting approaches and tools;
• Socialize the transformation plan and tools and obtain management approval, buy-in.

The qualified candidate must have:
• At least a Government of Canada Reliability Clearance;
• A post secondary degree, diploma or certification;
• Minimum of ten (10) years of experience as an IM Architect for Government of Canada IM or IT projects;
• Experience in business transformation or information management for Government of Canada.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Project Manager - Level 3

NavPoint is currently seeking a Project Manager for a WON federal government contract – March 2020 with extension beyond.

The successful resource will:
• Managing several IM projects and associated project teams, deliverables, scope, risks and issues;
• Managing projects during the development, implementation and operations startup by ensuring that resources are made available and that the projects are developed and are fully operational within previously agreed time, cost and performance parameters;
• Formulating statements of problems; establish procedures for the development and implementation of significant, new or modified project elements to solve these problems, and obtains approval thereof;
• Defining and documenting the objectives for projects; determining budgetary requirements, the composition, roles and responsibilities and terms of reference for the project team;
• Reporting progress of projects on an ongoing basis and at scheduled points in the life cycle;
• Meeting with stakeholders and other project managers, and state problems in a form capable of being resolved;
• Preparing plans, charts, tables and diagrams to assist in analyzing or displaying problems; work with a variety of project management tools.

The qualified candidate must have:
• Senior Project Manager has at least one project management designation(s) in any one of the following: Masters, Certificate, degree or diploma in Project Management from a Canadian university, Project Management Professional (PMP), PRINCE2
• Working for the Government of Canada as a Senior Project Manager in business transformation and / or Information Management projects within the last fifteen (15) years;
• Minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in business transformation and / or Information Management related projects within the Government of Canada;
• Developing business cases, project charter, WBS, project plan, budget/cost model, and a QA plan for the Government of Canada in business transformation and / or Information Management projects, within the last fifteen (15) years.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Business Analyst - Level 2

NavPoint is currently seeking Business Analysts – Intermediate for a federal government client. The contract commences upon award – November 30, 2020 with four (4) years’ extensions.

The successful resource will:
• Liaise with business stakeholders and Service Desk to capture requirements and document (modify/create) processes and procedures following industry standard practices to improve service delivery; and
• Develop reporting framework for senior management, internal monitoring and service delivery improvement.
• Develop and document business requirements for considered alternatives;
• Perform business analyses of functional requirements to identify information, procedures, and decision flows;
• Evaluate existing procedures and methods, identify and document items such as database content and structure;
• Document IM/IT processes using a Justice-provided tool;
• Establish acceptance test criteria with the Technical Authority;
• Support and use the selected departmental methodologies;
• Advising Senior Management on a range of issues affecting the organization's ability to achieve the project's business objectives;
• Identifying opportunities for process improvements based on best practices;
• Assisting in the prioritization and assignment of organizational improvements;
• Developing and/or implementing policies and standards;
• Making recommendations and providing advice for improvements and assisting in developing solutions, scenarios and implementing recommendations;
• Preparing and presenting findings, status and other relevant matters;
• Collecting and analyzing information and presenting findings on complex issues, carrying out or coordinating research as required and preparing reports;
• Processing problems into solutions or new opportunities/initiatives;
• Analyzing, advising on, and implementing business processes, strategies and functions;
• Implementing and advising on measures to mitigate risk;
• Facilitating meetings and acting as facilitator during workshops; and
• Consulting stakeholders (individually or by means of facilitating group sessions) to identify comprehensive business requirements and review documented processes.

The qualified candidate must have:
• Enhanced Reliability Security Clearance;
• five (5) to eight (8) years of experience, in the past ten (10) years, as a Business Analyst working on IM/IT projects;
• a minimum of five (5) years of experience, in the past ten (10) years, identifying, evaluating and documenting procedures and methods;
• a minimum of five (5) years of experience, in the past ten (10) years, using modelling tools to produce flowcharts and diagrams to generate IM/IT process documentation;
• a minimum of two (2) years of experience, in the past five (5) years, presenting IM/IT related issues to project stakeholders;
• five (5) years of experience as a Business Analyst working for a federal government department, crown corporation, or federal agency;
• eight (8) years of experience as a Business Analyst working on IM/IT projects with a focus on IT technical support;
• eight (8) years of experience conducting focus groups to gather and validate business requirements for a business solution

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Web Developer - Level 2

NavPoint is currently seeking Web Developer – Intermediate for a federal government client. The contract commences upon award – March 31, 2020.

The successful resource will:
• Work in close collaboration with the graphic designer to implement the mock-ups into the Canada-3D Web application;
• Create and document additions to existing code and modify existing code;
• Develop, test and implement new features for Canada-3D;
• Develop style sheets;
• Develop a Web navigation structure through different users’ scenarios;
• Adhere to standards and directives as they apply to the development environment and computer systems;
• Correct program errors by revising instructions or altering the code;
• Prepare coding specifications and document all new functionalities;
• Offer other possible solutions or suggestions;
• Establish a workplan to determine the workflow and the priorities of the front-end development;
• Provide status updates of on-going development to the Technical Authority, two back-end developers, the content advisor and the GEM graphic designer.

The qualified candidate must have:
• Enhanced Reliability security clearance;
• At least 5 years of experience as Web application developer;
• Experience in programming Web applications using JavaScript, JQuery and Ajax;
• Experience developing applications to work with a PostgreSQL database;
• Experience developing client-side applications with responsive / adaptive Web design;
• Experience developing client-side applications with CSS frameworks using Bootstrap;
• Experience writing complex SQL scripts to retrieve metrics and statistics from a MySQL database;
• Experience developing client-side applications with JavaScript template engine (such as Handlebars.js);
• Experience developing client-side applications with JavaScript frameworks (such as Express – Node.js); Experience using GitHub

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Project Administrator / Business Analyst - Junior / Intermediate

NavPoint is currently seeking a Project Administrator/Business Analyst – Junior/Intermediate for a federal government client. The contract commences upon award – March 2020 with plus extension.

The successful resource will:
• Assist project management, technical users and end users in simple routine administrative project support tasks;
• Provide administrative and technical support to projects;
• Assist in performing such tasks as maintaining project documentation, meeting minutes, briefings etc.;
• Maintain and updates relevant project information in manual and/or electronic files - information might include such things as project activity schedule, status reports, correspondence;
• Communicates with project management and data processing professionals, technical users; and end users on administrative matters related to the project.

The qualified candidate must have:
• Reliability/Enhanced clearance
• Post secondary degree, diploma or certification;
• Proficient use of Microsoft Office suite as well as Microsoft Project;
• Experience developing Business Process Flow Charts and/or Maps, Business Models, Business and Requirements Documentation;
• Experience providing business analysis in Government of Canada IM/IT projects; and
• Experience in performing a gap analysis between current and future states.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.

Bilingual Project Manager – Senior

NavPoint is currently seeking a Bilingual Project Manager – Senior with Secret Level II Security Clearance for a federal government client. The contract commences upon contract award – September 2024.

The successful resource will be responsible for:
• Manage the project from inception to closure by ensuring that resources required are available and that the project is delivered and is fully operational within previously agreed time, cost, quality and performance parameters;
• Respect and use our Client’s Project Management Framework including its gating process
• Develop the required project documents as per our Client’s Project Management Framework; including but not limited to the Project Charter, Project Management Plan, Schedule, Work Breakdown Structure
• Manage the project using Agile techniques and tools;
• Define and document the objectives for the project and the scope; determine the composition, roles and responsibilities and terms of reference for the project team
• Ensure timely completion and high quality of deliverables;
• Review and comment on all project deliverables from initiation to closure;
• Conduct, facilitate and lead matrix team meetings;
• Assist in schedule coordination efforts with all stakeholders;
• Provide project sign-off;
• Communicate, collaboration and coordinate with the project governance committees, project internal and external stakeholders
• Update project governance on project progress, risks, issues, costs, schedule, etc. and formulate the recommendations for project governance and project stakeholders; as per Project Charter
• Lead and participate in project meetings, work groups, governance meetings

The qualified candidate must have:
• a Secret Level II security clearance;
• must be fluently bilingual in French and English
• a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience as a Project Manager in an IM/IT environment.
• two (2) separate (distinct) IM/IT client references working as a Project Manager on projects within the last five (5) years within Government of Canada (GoC) organizations, including crown corporations and agencies.
• a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience within the last fifteen (15) years working directly with the clients and managing projects were most of the team members are subject matter experts from the business.
• a minimum of five (5) years’ experience within the last fifteen (15) years managing projects of a value of over $10M and a project team of at least 20 members.
• a minimum ten (10) years’ experience within the last fifteen (15) years developing project management documentation (ie charters, management plans, schedules, work breakdown structures, risk management plans, human resource management plans, quality management plans, transition plans, change management plans, issues log, decisions log, actions log, project change requests with associated log, project updates and executive dashboards; presentations to governance committees and project internal and external stakeholders).
• a minimum of three (3) years’ experience within the last five (5) years on projects delivered applying the Agile framework
• a minimum of five (5) years of experience in managing projects that are delivered as a COTS configuration project
• a Project Management certification (examples: PMI-PMP and/or Master’s in Project Management and/or Bachelor degree in Project Management and/or College or University Project Management Certification)
• a university graduate or undergraduate degree or college diploma from a recognized accredited educational institution (PhD degree or master’s degree or university graduate or undergraduate degree or college diploma)

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with NavPoint and that employment with NavPoint will only commence when placed on an assignment.


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