Job Description :
Sr. Project Manager (H1 TRANSFERS ALSO ACCEPTED ONLY ON W2)
City: Watertown, Massachusetts, United States
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: W2 ONLY ( NO C2C)
VISA: ANY (H1 TRANSFERS ALSO ACCEPTED ONLY ON W2)
DURATION: LONGTERM

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
*Lead and manage project teams consisting of SME''s, Architects and Technical resources

* Work with management to ensure that appropriate resources have been assigned to the project

* Review project guidelines with the team

* Ensure clarity of roles by defining each team member’s deliverable for the project

* Create and track a project plan and task break down (or product backlog and sprint burn down for Scrum

* Establish and track project milestones and deliverables between functional groups

*Work with project team to pro-actively identify and manage risks/issues and decisions during the life of the project

*Work with stakeholders and functional managers to manage the scope, timeline and quality of the deliverables
* Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, or a related field or equivalent work experience and 7+ years of IT project management experience

*Project Management Professional (PMP) desired

* Oversee that a technical functional group''s process and procedures are followed

* Understanding of software development life-cycle processes with an ability to effectively communicate between business and technical stakeholders

* Creating implementation plans and leading the Project team to track the deliverables / tasks from initiation to closure

* Near shore and off-shore team management

* Escalate to the appropriate manager if project guidelines are not being met

* Conduct weekly or daily project meetings and produce a weekly status report

* PMP Certification