Job Description :
Senior Project Manager

Interview Type Requested : In Person Only
Client : DoITT
Work Location : Brooklyn, NY
Start Date : Immediate
Duration : 26 Months
Rate : $70 - $73
Submission Date : 11/07/2017

SCOPE OF SERVICES:

Seeking a highly knowledgeable and experienced Senior Project Manager to provide initial staffing of a PMO. This resource will:

Manage projects throughout the entire software development lifecycle, providing direction for project teams and monitoring the progress of deliverables and tasks to the prescribed schedule;
Determine the project approach, resource requirements, team roles & responsibilities, and overall schedule;
Develop/review estimates and assumptions for the project’s schedule, effort, and costs using established estimating models, best practices, and past experience;
Create and manage project risk mitigation and communication plans;
Create project charter and scope statements, weekly status reports, risk and issues logs, and other project deliverables as may be required;
Manage Systems Integrators, IT Security, Quality Control vendor relationships and their engagements, including participating in the creation of RFPs, review/selection of vendors, etc.
Provide oversight and management of blended teams of consultants and staff from a functional matrix organization;
Support other members of project teams in their understanding of agency business needs, requirements deliverables, and appropriate methodologies;
Ensure that team members are adhering to the published and/or shared DoITT PMO methodologies, templates, and development standards;
Participate in the review of project artifacts including technical requirements, user experience design, architecture, testing and implementation documentation;
Address client concerns and escalate all project issues appropriately and manage to resolution;