Job Description :

Greetings from Ztek Inc.

We are looking for Project Manager IT to support world’s leader in providing IT consulting and software services to the finest global organizations client.
This is a Contract opportunity based out at in Plano, TX

Position: Project Manager IT
Location: Plano, TX
Type of hire: Contract

Job Description:
This position is responsible for the building and leading teams of IS and end-user representatives in a matrix organization to effectively deliver technology solutions and business applications to meet project objectives.
This role leads and manages large to complex project(s) in support of business strategies.
Effectively manages the quality, schedule and cost of the project(s) to ensure we meet the Conditions of Success outlined in project objectives.
Participates in the staff selection process in partnership with Supplier Management Office (SMO) and Suppliers to ensure capable and competent resources; may also manage Supplier tasks and teams. Manage and monitor project risks and issues while effectively communicating to project team, IS leadership and business stakeholders.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification required.

Job Description Template
Build relationships and engage with internal and external users of the assigned projects
Master’s degree is a plus
Collaborate across peer groups to achieve positive results and support their efforts and able to work with multiple
cross-functional teams across multiple business units
Ensure execution of continuous improvement cost reduction opportunities and trailing cost elimination
Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Management or a related discipline is preferred.
Responsible for preparing project work estimates, resource plans and project plans
Responsible for managing the established Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) for project roles and responsibilities
Performs in a leadership role as a member of the project organization and governance team, while being
responsible for delivering project metrics and established Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
Provides leadership through coaching and mentoring of team members that result in high performing teams in an effective and efficient delivery of systems solutions
Actively support and contribute to the development and consistent use of ITIL processes and tools across the IT

Experience Required
Relates well to people at all levels both inside and outside the organization. Highly self-motivated and directed
Five or more years of direct management of applications or services
Ability to manage teams across a global environment and 3rd party partner services
Experience in both Waterfall and Agile project methodology
Superior analytical and problem-solving skills as well as strong skills and experience in issue
resolution and managing to stringent timelines for project deliverables
Provides resources with information required to do an effective job and make the best possible Decisions

Extensive relevant work experience, including management of teams and projects
Team-oriented with collaborative environment leadership skills and executive presence
Facilitation and project management skills, as well as the ability to apply those skills formally and
informally and at the senior leadership level
Communicates a compelling and inspired vision or sense of core purpose
Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience
A minimum of 5 years of Project Management experience, with a proven record of accomplishment
in planning, managing, and delivering information systems and services