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Sandi Parkes sandi.parkes at
Fri Apr 18 16:47:27 MDT 2003

Accela, Inc.
Job Description – Implementation Consultant

Job Title:  Implementation Consultant  - Kiva DMS
Department:  Implementation
Reports To:  Implementation Manager, SLC
FLSA Status: (HR will complete)
Prepared By:  Leslie Orgera - respond to lorgera at [NO CALLS
Prepared Date:  February 2003


Serves as primary on-site coordinator for Kiva DMS implementations.
Have the ability to grow in the job and perform more advanced functions
with more training.  Capable of completing implementations while working
under the direction of senior consultants. Critical skill is to be able
to learn new applications very quickly on the job. Maturity under
stressful situations.


? 55% Application installation and maintenance
? 20% Project Management
? 15% User Training
? 10% Conversion Testing


This job has no supervisory responsibilities at this time, but may
entail mentoring and or training clients in Kiva tools and installation

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements
listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
? Oracle database installation on a variety of platforms (Windows NT
2000, UNIX)
? Oracle 9i application server
? Oracle Reports
? Data conversion  /data mapping
? TOAD (optional)
? ColdFusion installation (optional)
? ArchIMS (optional)

Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; or at
least two years of related project management experience and/or
training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret detailed business practices and
legal documentation related to government agencies, data specifications,
technical writing, and contractual agreements.  Ability to respond to
common inquiries or complaints from customers.  Ability to effectively
present information to management, clients, and the general public.

Ability to apply the following mathematical concepts to practical
situations; fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions.

Strong ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and
draw valid conclusions.  Strong ability to interpret an extensive
variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and
deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Experience and / or training in Access and Business Systems Analysis.
Oracle, Oracle Forms and or Oracle Reports strongly preferred.

Attention to detail, ability to work independently and in a team
environment, goal oriented, strong organization skills, ability to meet
deadlines, strong verbal and written communication, .project management,
multiple projects and product lines, client care, database concepts.

None needed. Oracle Certified Professionals or Oracle certification
strongly preferred.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative
of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made
to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to sit;
use hands, and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally
required to stand and walk.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or
move up to 10 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made
to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


Travel – heavy at times
Must be able to rent a car
Experience in permitting or government desirable.

 ACCELA – The Company
Accela is a leading developer of integrated software, web-based and
wireless solutions for state and local governments. We provide agencies
with products and services that reduce workload, increase efficiencies
and automate processes, while providing citizens and businesses with
easier, more convenient access to government services. Accela has more
than two decades of experience developing and installing government
applications for permitting, licensing, planning, code enforcement,
public works and more. Today, Accela provides software products and
services to over 450 government agencies all over the U.S., as well as
in Canada and Puerto Rico.

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