Job Description :
Project manager must have demonstrated knowledge and experience with project management methodologies in order to work with intricate, multifaceted projects. He/she needs superb communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with the development team and to make project presentations. He/she must have at least a bachelor’s degree in IT- or business-related field, a background in applications development and five or more years of experience managing complex projects. Project management certifications, such as those from the Project Management Institute (PMI), also are highly recommended.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
++ Manage project from on-site location
++ Organize and drive meetings to communicate project status to all stakeholders and demonstrate project progress.
++ Help remove client side dependencies
++ Occasionally spend time reviewing the code and technical questions of client
++ Work with stakeholders to clarify requirements and questions of offshore team
++ Do risk management and help resolve them in timely fashion
++ Help in analysis and resolution of issues by coordinating with stakeholders
++ Stay ready to support onsite systems in case of emergencies
++ Help in maintaining exception standards of delivery

Skills and Responsibilities
++ Good understanding of Agile methodologies like SCRUM
++ Past experience of using PM tools like: Microsoft Project, JIRA, Excel, Powerpoint
++ Strong understanding of SOX and ITIL processes
++ Past experience in managing end to end delivery of Mainframes and Java projects with distributed teams.
++ Strong leadership, coordination, motivational, negotiation, customer service and dispute resolution skills
++ Financial literacy to forecast and manage project budgets
++ Ability to influence and build productive relationships with industry providers and stakeholders.
++ Ability to work effectively under very broad direction with minimal supervision.
++ Ability to motivate team and meet deadlines in a fast-paced and challenging environment.
++ Excellent organizational, presentation, interpersonal and team building skills.
++ Excellent time management and project planning/strategizing skills.
++ Strong process development skills, with the ability to learn and understand technical concepts in order to interpret, document and formalize procedures.
++ Strong process and gap analysis skills.
++ Strong verbal and written communication skills

Essential Requirements:
Bachelor''s degree (B.A required. Master''s degree preferred.
PMP, ScrumMaster and ITIL certifications preferred.
Strong knowledge of PM and PMIS tools like MSProject, JIRA etc.
Knowledge of basic Java and Oracle preferred.
Strong knowledge of PM industry practices and performance measurements.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Excel, Work, PowerPoint, Outlook, MS Project, and Visio