Job Description :
Job Summary:
The client''s IT Project/Program Managers are responsible for managing the day-to-day activities and driving successful completions of complex projects in a dynamic, global environment.
The IT Project Management team works across organizational boundaries to develop comprehensive project plans and schedules, identify risks and facilitate project execution tasks.
These Project Managers play an integral role in the project completion and may be asked to utilize their skills in expanded roles to supplement skill gaps within the team.

Develop and maintains project delivery schedules with well-defined milestones
Manage and track program schedules, technical issues, and negotiate priorities against project plans to ensure key internal and external deliverables are met
Drive project lifecycle execution processes to ensure compliance to project processes and controls
Manage project resources by aligning allocations and demand with the PMO
Provide effective communication regarding status, issues, objectives, dependencies, risks and plan execution to management, development teams and business partners
Work with team members to complete project deliverables and facilitate execution including acting in extended roles as a business analyst, QA lead, communications lead and meeting facilitator

Required Knowledge, Skills And Experience
Bachelor’s or Master’s in CS, EE, Information Systems or related field preferred
10+ years of experience managing multiple, complex technical projects including interfaces, infrastructure, software development and vendors
Leadership skills along with excellent communication, organizational and people skills and the ability to work across functional groups
Ability to work at the executive level to facilitate conversations, gather requirements and align stakeholders, and present project status
Outgoing, highly organized, persistent and tenacious, with the ability to influence without authority
Ability to priorities or trade-off decisions in coordination with appropriate team members
Experience working in global companies with outsourced resource models
Proficient with project/program management tools such as MS Project, Clarity, MS TFS, agile methodologies and bug tracking applications
Hands-on experience with developing and reporting on metrics for software development, test execution, bugs, issues, risks, and other aspects of project and program management
Strong skills in the Microsoft area including Microsoft Sharepoint, Microsoft Office Software (Word, Excel and Power Point), MS Project

Preferred Knowledge, Skills And Experience
PMP Certified
SAP experience with ECC, CRM, HR, SuccessFactors
Experience with software product development cycles
Experience managing Infrastructure projects.