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Privia is always interested in hiring the smartest folks around. Whether you’re a dynamo new business developer, a talented programmer, a brilliant user interface designer, or have a talent we may not have even thought of yet, please let us know with a cover letter and resume.

We are also currently looking for the “Best of the Best” Proposal Consultants!

Are you a professional working in the field of procurements with federal, state, local, and/or commercial proposal consulting experience? Privia helps companies bidding on a variety of contracts to improve collaboration, boost win rates and lower costs. We not only offer software to assist with the management of procurements but we now offer highly experienced proposal consultants through our Professional Services division. Our consultants are independent contracted professionals with experience in Capture Planning, Proposal Management, Volume Management, Production (graphics and desktop publishing), proposal coordination, Price-to-Win, Orals coaching, and scheduling.

Current Openings

Customer Support: Q/A Technical Support Representative

Software Development: Senior Software Developer

Sales Team: Inside Sales Representative

Professional Services Consultants: Volume Lead   

 

  Q/A Technical Support Representative

Herndon, Virginia

3 Keys:

  • 3-6 years in the field or in a related area
  • Calm under pressure
  • Strong communication skills


Full Description:

Privia is looking for a full time Technical Support Representative. This position is responsible for providing complex technical support to customers via phone, email, or Web meetings from the Privia Herndon, VA office. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong computer troubleshooting skills and excellent phone presence. Privia uses the Agile development model and this position is expected to participate in the development process to both provide feedback from customers and perform Quality Control testing. On the job training will be provided. This position will also provide the opportunity to develop writing skills by writing up customer issues and for creating technical notes to document common solutions to frequently asked questions.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Work in the Privia Herndon, VA office
  • Provides moderately complex technical support to clients via email, phone, or other methods
  • Possesses a Strong understanding of the organization's products and services
  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Works under general supervision
  • Perform Quality Assurance testing between customer support issues
  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED
  • 3-6 years in the field or in a related area

Requirements:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Strong communications skills
  • Experience managing Web Meetings
  • Ability to calm frustrated customers
  • Experience maintaining and troubleshooting Windows Server and Client software installations
  • Knowledge of concepts, practices, procedures within the Government Contracting industry

Other Desirable Skills:

  • Understanding of common software failures and faults.
  • Self-starter who takes initiative, contributes new ideas, and takes direction positively.
  • Familiarity with Bug and Test Case Tracking tools.
  • Familiarity with Visual Studio 2013 Test Professional / Microsoft Test Manager 2013.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills. Ability to get along well with diverse personalities (tactful, mature, flexible, diplomatic).

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary.

  • Vacation, Holidays, and medical benefits. 

  • Work with a highly customer-driven organization

  • Flexible work hours negotiable

  • This position is aligned to build skills to grow into Professional Services, Sales Engineering, or Systems Administration.


 About Us:

For over ten years, Privia has been providing proposal management, bid capture, and team collaboration systems. Because we have worked so closely for so long with our clients, we have been able to respond to their needs at critical times and continue to evolve the Privia product base to meet their needs.

Apply online today. 

Privia is committed to equal employment opportunity and employs all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap, or any other classification protected by the federal, state or local laws. Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

  Senior Software Developer

Herndon, Virginia

3 Keys:

  • 10+ years experience; Hands On
  • Experience with ASP.NET, C#, C++, COM, SQL Server
  • Great communication


Full Description:

We are seeking a full time highly skilled Senior or Principal ASP.NET/C#/C++/COM developer with a strong background in building scalable, predictable, high-quality and high performance web and native applications on Microsoft technologies. The developer will perform analysis, requirements, design, development, and implementation tasks as well as provide support for enterprise class of applications.

The candidate must be eligible to work in the United States and must be able to work locally in our Herndon, VA office.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Programming

  • Unit testing

  • Technical system design

  • Production support

  • Problem diagnosis

  • Resolution analysis

  • Correction


Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Related area is preferred.
  • Microsoft Certifications are plus


Industry:

  • Must have 10+ years of experience in relevant positions.

Skills / Attributes Required:

  • Proficient in ASP.NET, C#, C++, COM, SQL Server, XML,

  • Proficient in Objective Oriented analysis, design and programming,

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Visual Studio, SQL Management Studio,

  • Proficiency with SQL and Relational Database design,

  • Proficiency with CSS/Java Script/JQuery or similar technologies,

  • Strong knowledge of working with n-tier architectures (UI, Business Logic Layer, Data Access Layer) along with some experience with service-oriented architectures (SOA),

  • Good understanding of SDLC using agile methodology,

  • Knowledge of Telerik Controls, is a plus,

  • Knowledge of web security is a plus,

  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts or software is necessary,

  • Thoroughly document the technical design of the system, Installation procedures and routine maintenance requirements.


Communication:

  • The software developer must exhibit excellent oral and written English communication skills.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and benefits

  • Generous stock option grant

  • Work with a highly customer-driven organization

  • Flexible work hours negotiable


About Us:

For over ten years, Privia has been providing proposal management, bid capture, and team collaboration systems. Because we have worked so closely for so long with our clients, we have been able to respond to their needs at critical times and continue to evolve the Privia product base to meet their needs.

Send resumes by email to careers@privia.com with subject line "Senior Software Developer"

Privia is committed to equal employment opportunity and employs all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap, or any other classification protected by the federal, state or local laws. Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.


 Inside Sales Representative
Washington, DC Metro Area

Privia, with offices in Herndon, VA seeks a full-time Inside Sales Development Representative to support our Account Managers’ efforts by qualifying prospects and driving new business. We offer a SaaS (software as a service solution) for large and small systems Integrators to assist them in bidding and winning more government contracts. Additionally, Privia offers a team of proposal managers, volume leads, technical writers and editors, and production leads to augment any proposal staff.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Calling prospects for Privia’s Small Business solution to determine interest level and need
  • Responding to incoming sales calls and product demo requests
  • Following up on leads from marketing campaigns and events
  • Scheduling qualified sales meeting for the sales reps
  • Contacting existing customers to update CRM
  • Conducting software demonstrations usually over web meeting
  • Opportunity to learn and assist with software implementations
  • Limited travel to client sites and trade shows (<5%)

Place of performance is Privia’s headquarters office in Herndon, VA.  Office hours are 9 AM to 5 PM. No relocation assistance provided.

Experience/Skills:

  • Associates or BA/BS degree
  • 2 - 3 years of experience in selling solutions in B2B "environment"
  • Familiarity with federal government system integratoes is a plus
  • Familiarity with MS Office, Outlook and Salesforce.com
  • Engaging phone and email communication skills
  • Understand and editing structure data (XML, HTML)
  • Aptitude for working with Microsoft Project and project management experience
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Prior experience in "software as a service" industries preferred with successful quota achievement.


Additional Information:

  • Type: Full-time
  • Experience: Associates degree or higher
  • Functions: Sales
  • Industries: Computer Software
  • Compensation: Base salary from $40k to $45k plus commission and bonus potential

Send resumes by email to careers@privia.com with subject line "Inside Sales Representative"

Privia is committed to equal employment opportunity and employs all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap, or any other classification protected by the federal, state or local laws. Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

 

Volume Lead/Book Boss

The Volume Lead/Book Boss manages select proposal volumes (Technical, Management, Past Performance, Price) while working with and reporting to the proposal manager of a procurement team. VLs work directly with authors to ensure content is compliant, responsive, and compelling, and that claims are substantiated. They assist with the solicitation outline, graphics development, write portions of the content of a response and track status while adhering to a strict schedule. Volume Leads concentrate on a specific area of a response such as Technical, Management, Past Performance or Price. At minimum, a Volume Lead should possess the following skills:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in federal, state, local, and commercial procurements
  • Thorough understanding of industry best practices in proposal management
    Experience managing volumes with team members scattered across multiple locations
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Software experience to include Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat, and a technical understanding of document management software
  • The ability to use standard English writing styles and structures to write and edit proposal sections; this includes the ability to research and synthesize information from multiple sources (subject matter experts, previous proposals) into a cohesive, easy-to-read, and persuasive final product
  • The ability to work non-standard hours, and adapt to various people and working styles under tight deadlines
  • Able to travel for long periods of time (2 weeks minimum)
  • Department of Defense and/or military procurement experience preferred
  • Security clearance desired but not necessary

Send resumes by email to services@privia.com with subject line "Volume Lead/Book Boss"

Privia is committed to equal employment opportunity and employs all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap, or any other classification protected by the federal, state or local laws. Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

 

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