Job Description :
Position: SAP Validation PM (GC/USC)

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Duration: 6 months

We are looking for a SAP Validation PM with experience with SAP Validation projects.

Job Description:

· Oversee all aspects of project scope, schedule, resource, risks and overall management to ensure and drive successful delivery.

· Ensure the software development and project management deliverables and milestones in project plans are achieved within cost, schedule, scope, and quality.

· Assure that the project teams are managing the system development process including systems analysis, technical design, coding, testing, turnover to production, user acceptance criteria.

· Conduct proper and timely communications, change management, and training per project stakeholders and needs.

· Provide overall capital and operating expense project budget responsibility for multiple projects.

· Manage critical supplier and internal customer relationships.

· Maintain extensive knowledge and expertise in project management disciplines, as well as multiple business processes and/or technical areas.

· Experience supporting different cross-functional applications projects

· Any experience in CRM, ERP, Validation applications, Financial area, etc. is desirable.

· Leverage industry best practices to plan, manage, monitor and report on all projects

Skills and Credentials:

· Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, systems analysis or a related field of study, or equivalent experience, and/or Master’s degree a plus6+ years of hands-on SDLC IT project/program management

· Experience working in an IT PMO is a plus

· Proven ability to lead groups, manage project deliverables, and maintain client relationships

· Experience in managing budgets, project plans, resource allocations, and priorities.

· MS Suite, Visio, expertise with Excel, MS Project

· Demonstrated skills with portfolio and project management tools such as HP PPM, is a plus.

· Demonstrated expertise with various industry PM methodologies including AGILE, SCRUM, RUP, Waterfall, PMI PMBok, PMP Certified

· Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies across a large, global environment.

· Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.

· Strong leadership skills.

· Excellent analytical and technical skills allowing for quick decision making and direction setting.

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Multiple languages a plus.

· Excellent planning and organizational skills.

· Ability to balance the long-term ("big picture") and short-term implications of individual decisions.

· Ability to apply multiple solutions to business problems.

Travel requirements: depending upon project assigned.