Job Description :
The Client is seeking a Technical Project Manager to oversee a multi person engagement team responsible for delivering enhancements to our current State Longitudinal Data System

In this role you will:
Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
Perform risk management to minimize project risks Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
Ensure resource availability and allocation
Assist in the development of functional requirements
define technical solutions based on functional requirements for each project;
Report and escalate to management as needed
Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
Responsible to manage projects through the application of generally accepted project management principles, based in PMI disciplines
Responsible to manage the project scope, including the creation of quality business requirements, Responsible to manage the project budget, including assistance with the business case, project estimates, and management to the approved spend

Basic Qualifications:
Experience leading a development team to deliver software applications
Experience with data modeling
Experience with ETL development
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or similar
5+ years’ experience managing Enterprise Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence (BI) environments, including experience with database design, data modeler, administration and optimization;
experience in developing data conversions, interfaces, complex reports/extracts, and workflow;
desire to play a significant hands-on role in the development and implementation of an educational data warehouse solution;
experience with data warehouse tools, particularly IBM/Cognos,
Proven comprehension of analytic technology and ability to speak and understand in technical terms
Experience working in Scrum or Agile environments
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
Ability to apply project management knowledge to real world scenarios.
Experience delivering large complex data solutions
Strong written and oral communication skills Minimum of seven years of Project Manager experience leading technology software development projects in large, complex development environments with multiple types of development platforms Awareness of PMI, CMM and Six Sigma Methodologies and Standards
Ability to develop strong client relationships

Desired Skills:
3+ years’ experience in system/software solution development and delivery
Experience working in State or Federal Government and working knowledge of contracting, funding, etc.
Very good educational background, preferably in the fields of computer science
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Experience in application development, systems administration/engineering or other technical discipline
PMP certification is a plus