Account/it Project Manager – U.S

Full Time
  • United States
  • Post Date: February 28, 2017
  • Apply Before: February 28, 2018
Job Description

Job Description
 

    Purpose:

    This person will manage a mixed onsite and offshore team; managing one or multiple projects.

    Staff and manage resources from project definition through implementation on projects related to Mobility, and general Information Technology enhancements.

    This person will be responsible for project management thru the full systems lifecycle from requirements gathering through implementation of solutions.

    This person will report to the Senior Delivery Manager and must demonstrate professional knowledge to ensure that the work products and deliverables are of the highest caliber to ensure client satisfaction.

    Essential Duties:

    Build strong relationships with business and technical teams to drive schedule adherence and represent the voice of the customer
    Proactively drive the estimating, budgeting and resource planning of development work to support business objectives and customer outcomes
    Develop a thorough understanding of project goals, priorities, challenges, and objectives
    Effectively communicate results and reports in a professional, easy to understand manner and understand when and how to escalate issues
    Manage schedules and track progress against the schedule, and report any issues and risks
    Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Experience:

    Required Skills:

    At least 5 years experience
    Demonstrable experience managing projects with onsite-offshore delivery models
    Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and properly prioritize workload across them
    Capacity to quickly acquire knowledge related to software, hardware, and processes.
    Strong project management skills including project initiation, scoping, resourcing, scheduling, budgeting, risk management and communication
    Managed projects requiring continuous Business and IT communication, including executive level communication
    Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environment

    Education & Experience:
    Minimum Bachelors degree
    At least 5 years of experience with project management, architecture, testing and delivery in an IT environment.
    Good working knowledge of technology, and how it is used to provide business value.
    Working knowledge of waterfall, agile, and ASAP implementation methodologies
    General Skills:

    LEADERSHIP:

    Able to lead others effectively
    COMMUNICATION:

    Communicate fluently and professionally in written and spoken English
    Able to use discretion when discussing confidential topics
    Able to provide feedback at all levels; senior management to customers and vendors
    Experience working in a Global environment

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry: IT-Software / Software Services

Functional Area: IT Software – Other

Role Category:Project Management

Role:Project Manager-IT/Software
Keyskills
IT Project Management
Delivery Management
Project Initiation
Resource Planning
Waterfall
Agile
Risk Management
Scheduling
Senior Management
Budgeting
proej
mobility
IT Enhancements projects offshore team
team management
onshore team

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