Job Description :
Any visa/tax term

*Project Manager *

*Location:* Fremont CA

3 month CTH

Seeking a Project Manager with 5 year exp mid level

Hybrid role both general and Technical pm work taking on business
related projects
PMI Certification
Experience managing 4-8 projects at 1 time
3-5 years experience as a PM (cross functional teams launching
websites etc
SAP is not mandatory (PM does not have to know SAP although it
helps)
Technical and functional role so most projects will be functional
(90%)
Understanding technologies, dealing with technical engineers, leads
etc.
There are technical elements, but function piece is more important
Retail: doesn t matter
Target companies: apparel and footwear (Gap, Levi s etc.
They will be doing projects like migrating EDI platform, SAP
improvements etc.
IT side and business side partner and build relationships
Work with resource managers, plan out the resources forecasting and
needs. Should be able to partner vendors etc. figure out budgets tracking
etc.
*Responsibilities:*
Strong business analysis skills as well as project management
experience
Lead project teams to deliver multiple simultaneous cross
functional projects
Build project plans. Track, and manage comprehensive project
schedules and monitor/measure progress on an on-going basis
Clearly and concisely communicate project details. Setting
expectations and context across all levels of business
Lead project initiatives: including identifying and analyzing
preliminary business needs, budget considerations, time and resource
estimates, defining the project scope and objectives, and getting business
user consent.
Serve as onduit between customer community (internal business
users) and IT.
Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to
establish technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and
performance needs.
Reconcile project team timesheets with vendor invoices.
*Requirements:*
A Bachelor s degree in computer science or business.
At least 5 years of experience working as a business analyst with
project management experience.
Experience working in a global decentralized organization.
Experience in writing business and functional requirements.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work with
people at various levels of the organization including senior management.
Ability to appreciate change management and stakeholder
engagement needs.
Ability to exercise independent judgment and effective
time-management while balancing concurrent project workloads.
Ability and aptitude for analyzing problems thru effective
listening in order to provide solutions in a time sensitive environment.
Ability to work on cross functional projects involving multiple
partners within the organization
Proven working knowledge of project methodology and success with
delivering projects on time, on budget, and with high quality.
Strong project management & business analysis skills, including:
a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs,
translate them into application and operational requirements, and document
and communicate them via business process, use case, and workflow diagrams.
Strong decision-making and leadership abilities.
Expert in using office tools, Microsoft project, SharePoint,
Visio and PowerPoint.