RFP for Consultancy Services for Development of Program Management Platform under Cities
Last Date - 01 May, 2019
CITIIS is developed by the Smart Cities Mission, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) with support from the National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) and the French Development Agency (AFD) to provide additional funding and tailor-made technical support to up to 15 most innovative Smart City projects in 100 Smart Cities.
The Program Management Unit (PMU) of the CITIIS, a dedicated program
management team under the NIUA, is the Implementing Agency for the CITIIS program.
This program is financed by the French Development Agency (AFD) and supported by the European Union (EU) with Smart City Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) in 100 Smart Cities as the primary beneficiaries.
Objectives of the Services:
The CITIIS Management Platform will encapsulate a common understanding of projects across stakeholders and enable management of resources, communication, and reporting. The proposed platform is supposed to enable management of all program activities, including and especially,
Scope of the Services
The consulting firm is responsible for entire Software/Web Development Lifecycle management including the following for all aspects of CITIIS program activities mentioned in section b) titled ‘Objectives of the Services’ and any other specific elements identified during the use case development. The design and development of the platform will be based on the stack approach. In order to distribute the ability to solve problems, the NUIS provides guiding principles for ecosystem actors as they develop solutions to urban challenges.
Team Composition & Qualification Requirements for the Key Consultants
The Consultant team must include at least five key experts and all of them shall have very good command of English (writing and speaking). One of them will be team leader/project manager and will have a minimum of 15 years of professional experience project management.
The other experts shall be of IT background (UI, UX, database management experts and business management experts) with a range of 5-12 years’ experience to develop such platforms/solutions based on stack approach.
The consultancy firm shall have relevant references in Evaluation & Monitoring systems for urban development projects as well as references on web platforms for project monitoring, program management, knowledge hub and stakeholder networking.
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