Job Description :
Position: Senior Project Manager
Location: San Francisco, CA
Duration: 6 months contract
Interview process: Phone interview, followed by an in-person (or flexible w/video conferencing) panel interview

Comments/Special Instructions: Mngr would candidates to share their Agile methodology experience during the interview process.

Qualifications: Required industry experience: Minimum:
BA/BS in Computer Science, Business, Engineering or equivalent experience
7+ years’ experience managing one or more medium to high complexity IT product / infrastructure projects
Experience with IT professional service agreements and materials logistics.
Must be well-versed in Agile Project Management.
Currently, this dept does not possess a lot of this experience and this skillset is much needed to manage projects and educate the team.
Individual must be well-versed in communication and change management in order to help lead change.
Individual must also possess basic understanding and background in client/cloud technology Desired:
Advanced degree in Computer Science, Business, or equivalent
Other certifications from accredited Project Management programs (e.g.
Stanford Advanced Project Management Certificate Program, etc or equivalent
Experience with Primavera, PPMC, SAP and Microsoft Visio a plus.
Accreditation in SCRUM desired Required technical experience: Minimum:
Expert understanding of project management principles and methodologies
Fully competent in applying project management principles and methodologies
Previous experience managing projects that delivers Information Technology infrastructure including computing, telecommunications, networking, data center, security, voice, and data communications.

Resource planning, scheduling and tracking skills
Ability to function and manage in a matrixed environment
Excellent communication (oral and written) and collaboration skills
Cost management and tracking expertise
Team player
Organized and analytical.

Experienced in problem-solving Required functional experience
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel and Word Required education and certifications
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI