Job Description :

Hope you are doing well today.

Kindly let me know if you are interested for the position mention below with our direct client. Respond back along with your updated resume.

Technical Project Manager
Trenton, NJ
6 Months Contract To Hire

Job Responsibilities
Demonstrates effective leadership and motivates teams working in a fast-paced environment
Ability to deal with a fast-paced environment, adapt accordingly and /or escalate as needed
Good understanding of the software development lifecycles & methodologies
Ability to gain a clear understanding of business functionality being delivered; comfortable in having functional discussions pertaining to the project with business sponsors
Ability to work with Technical Leads and project teams to determine estimates, and create and maintain detailed schedules; ability to grasp complex technical concepts easily and be able to participate in high-level technical discussions
Ability to manage projects using the Agile methodology (Scrum) and comfortable with tooling (Rally, Jira) and Agile metrics; comfort in utilizing Agile metrics to plan and monitor projects
Demonstrates personal accountability and judgment based decision making skills; accepts responsibility for product delivery, responsible for related problem solving, identifies obstacles to progress, and takes action/escalates
Works effectively with resource managers to acquire and manage appropriate resources
Ability to facilitate requirements sessions with cross-functional teams

Job Requirements
Ability to effectively manage teams of 10 – 15 members to produce high-quality deliverables
Demonstrated ability to apply and adapt project management methodologies and techniques (monitor project progress, identify and manage risks/ issues/changes, create and maintain software product Work Breakdown Structure (WBS
Competency with the core areas of technical project management, with proven success managing multiple medium-sized software development projects simultaneously
Demonstrated experience in utilizing Agile methodologies in project management
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple streams of work (vendor/consultant activities) and integrate into an overall project plan
Effective communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) and facilitation skills
Experience with Property and Casualty (P&C) required
Knowledge of Property & Casualty Insurance principles (i.e. Premium, Reserves, Claims, Risk / Loss) preferred
Strong Experience with managing implementations of Custom or Commercial off-the Shelf (COTS) solutions required; Guidewire experience preferred
Experience with project management tools (Microsoft Project, PlanView, Rally, Jira)
Experience with Program Management an advantage
Experience in managing Internet projects desired.