Job Description :
Responsible for overall coordination, status reporting and stability of project-oriented work efforts. Establishes and implements project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations.
Responsible for assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing, and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately. Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers.
Coordinates communication with all areas of the enterprise that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed. Assists Program Manager(s) in partnering with senior management of the business community to identify and prioritize opportunities for utilizing IT to achieve the goals of the enterprise. Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques.
Manages one or more cross-functional projects of medium to high complexity. More senior role has responsibility for multiple large, complex projects with greater impact to the enterprise. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.
Project Management certification or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum is required. Typically has 10 to 15 years of IT work experience, including 4 or more years managing projects. Experience with projects in multiple technologies and functions.
Must Have:
Ability and willingness to understand and execute the department’s project management methodology.
General Competencies
Ability to meet project deadlines.
Experience producing a wide array of project documentation
Information Technology
Manage multiple, concurrent projects, activities, and tasks under time constraints
Information Technology -Project Management
Capable of managing a project or subset of a project with up to ten (10) staff.
Extensive knowledge in project management principles, standards, processes, and techniques. Disciplined in control mechanisms for issue, risk, and scope change management.
Information Technology- Requirements
Experience as a project manager diverse teams, where project team members represent different technical skillsets, with the ability to bridge communication gaps.
Experience as a Project Manager in a large, complex organization.
Nice to Have:
Information Technology- Project Management
Experience in the use of Project Management tools. Experience using MS Project, or other standard project management software, is a plus but not required
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification required
Scrum Master Certified
Experience participating in a product development team that uses the scrum methodology for agile software development.