Job Description :
Title: PMP Project Manager - F2F Interview
Location: Harrisburg, PA, United States
Length: Long term

Job Description:

Interview Type: In person

Specific Duties:

* Develop and maintain project control documents in accordance with enterprise project
management methodologies, including: project charters, cost plans, capacity management
plans, risk management plans, communications plans, governance plans, schedules, change
management plans, knowledge management plans and quality assurance plans.
* Develop detailed project plans using project scheduling tools such as Microsoft Project.
* Lead all project plan development activities, including identification of phases, activities, tasks,
deliverables, milestones, dependencies, schedules and assignment of resources.
* Motivate project resources to complete assigned duties and tasks.
* Prepare formal reports on the status and health of the IT projects, including periodic status
reports, management dashboards and project metrics.
* Monitor project quality, schedule and budget and facilitate actions to mitigate risk and address
issues that arise.
* Facilitate the risk and issue management processes for IT projects by maintaining risk and issue
logs, identifying risks and issues, communicating issues and risks according to project
governance and working with project team members to ensure effective risk and issue
* Facilitate deliverable and project artifact approval processes for IT projects by tracking all
deliverables and project artifacts that require approvals, communicating the need for
approvals to the appropriate groups and individuals and tracking approval decisions and
following up where need be to ensure approvals are achieved within established timeframes.
* Manage the project change control process for issues that impact the quality, schedule or
budget of the project by: documenting change requests, securing approval for changes and
documenting approved changes in accordance to project governance.
* Facilitate periodic and ah-hoc project meetings, including scheduling with appropriate team
members, preparing agendas, recording action items and key decisions and preparing,
circulating and seeking approval for meeting minutes.

Required Skills and Experience

* Required: 5+ years full-time experience as a project manager for large and complex
information technology projects.
* Required: 2+ years of senior or lead project management experience including
supervision of
project management teams.
* Required: Strong oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to effectively
communicate at all levels of an organization, including executive staff.
* Required: Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate others to complete tasks.
* Required: PMP or similar project management certification.
*BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent

* Desired: 2+ years of experience in utilizing iterative project management methodologies.
* Desired: 2+ years of experience in utilizing agile project management methodologies.