Enterprise GIS Business Requirements and Technology Roadmap SCL- 13056Original Date Posted: July 7, 2014 4:11 pm
THE CITY OF SEATTLE
SEATTLE CITY LIGHT DEPARTMENT
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
Enterprise GIS Business Requirements and Technology Roadmap
Solicitation# SCL- 13056
The City of Seattle, Seattle City Light Department (“SCL”), seeks to engage a consultant to provide consulting services for Business Requirements and Technology Roadmap for the Enterprise GIS Program. These services will support the SCL initiative to implement the Enterprise GIS Program. The scope of work for this procurement is to identify business requirements which will aid in identification of technology to be utilized in the SCL Enterprise GIS solution. Major elements of this scope include: assessing the current state and providing gap analysis, evaluating the GIS marketplace including existing SCL GIS systems and creating the Business and Technology Roadmap for the SCL Enterprise GIS system.
SCL is seeking qualified firms to provide the following:
• Gather SCL GIS business and technology requirements and objectives;
• Review current City Light Enterprise System Architecture;
• Plan and facilitate interviews and workshops as needed;
• Document findings from Business and IT Requirements Gathering Workshops;
• Evaluate GIS marketplace including existing SCL GIS systems; and
• Develop a Business Requirements and Technology Roadmap for Enterprise GIS Program.
The term of the contract shall extend from the date of execution by the General Manager and Chief Executive Officer of Seattle City Light, or designee, through June 30, 2015. City Light has identified a budget of $320,000.00 for this project.
SCL, may at its option amend the original contract for scope, time, and funding, subject to the continuing appropriation authority by the Seattle City Council.
OBTAINING RFP DOCUMENTS: Documents are available online at http://www.ebidexchange.com/seattle. Consultants must complete a free registration prior to viewing, printing and saving to their own equipment at no cost, or ordering full or partial document sets and/or CDs through the Web site. For help using this site, or to order documents if you are unable to access the Web site, please call eBid Systems at 206-855-8430 or toll-free at 1-888-291-8430. Free internet access to obtain these documents is available at Seattle Neighborhood Service Centers and most public libraries.
Proposals one (1) original, six (6) bound copies and one (1) electronic CD copy must be delivered by 3:00pm PDT on August 4, 2014, to the address below:
Seattle City Light Procurement & Contracting Division
700 Fifth Avenue, Suite 3200
Seattle, WA 98104-5031
Attention: David McLean, SMT 3004
The City’s proposed schedule is outlined in the RFP.
The contract that is awarded as a result of this RFP will be awarded in a manner that will comply with all applicable laws of the United States, State of Washington, the City Charter, and Ordinances of the City of Seattle.
“WOMEN AND MINORITY AFFIRMATIVE EFFORTS REQUIREMENTS: All proposals are required to meet the Affirmative Efforts requirements as specified in the RFQ/RFP. An Outreach Plan will be required for the top rated consultant(s).”