3 days old
2018-07-122018-08-09

Project Manager

Kansas City, MO 64105
  • Job Code
    632741
job summary:

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages simultaneous Application Development and Infrastructure
  • implementation and transformation projects, ranging from small/standard to large/complex.
  • Performs Vendor Management, working with vendors who are leading subteams to create plans and deliver projects as committed.
  • Oversees the projects' inter- and inner-dependencies, assessing and managing
  • critical paths.
  • Bridges the cross-functional teams and maintains strong communications across impacted and affected groups.
  • Assists in planning and organizing resources.
  • Organizes, consults, and leads cross-functional sessions to problem-solve.
  • Develop and manage a very detailed schedule.
  • Able to coordinate technical tasks.
  • Anticipates, mitigates, and effectively manages risks.
  • Recognizes areas for improvements.
  • Assists the organization through transformation and organizational change.
  • Leads problem-solving, driving issues to closure.
  • Analyzes and approves change requests. Provides rigorous control around change and cost management.
  • Summarizes status. Has the ability to provide visual presentations. Communicates program and projects' progress, issues, and risks on a regular basis.
  • Delivers effective, and adapts, communications to all levels of the organization.
  • Follows Project Management Institute (PMI) standards to define and manage
  • project scope, quality, schedule, and budget.
  • Maintains and improves PMO processes and procedures, as necessary.
  • Fulfills additional responsibilities as assigned by the PMO Director and agreed.
 
location: Kansas City, Missouri
job type: Contract
work hours: 8 to 5
education: No Degree Required
 
responsibilities:

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages simultaneous Application Development and Infrastructure
  • implementation and transformation projects, ranging from small/standard to large/complex.
  • Performs Vendor Management, working with vendors who are leading subteams to create plans and deliver projects as committed.
  • Oversees the projects' inter- and inner-dependencies, assessing and managing
  • critical paths.
  • Bridges the cross-functional teams and maintains strong communications across impacted and affected groups.
  • Assists in planning and organizing resources.
  • Organizes, consults, and leads cross-functional sessions to problem-solve.
  • Develop and manage a very detailed schedule.
  • Able to coordinate technical tasks.
  • Anticipates, mitigates, and effectively manages risks.
  • Recognizes areas for improvements.
  • Assists the organization through transformation and organizational change.
  • Leads problem-solving, driving issues to closure.
  • Analyzes and approves change requests. Provides rigorous control around change and cost management.
  • Summarizes status. Has the ability to provide visual presentations. Communicates program and projects' progress, issues, and risks on a regular basis.
  • Delivers effective, and adapts, communications to all levels of the organization.
  • Follows Project Management Institute (PMI) standards to define and manage
  • project scope, quality, schedule, and budget.
  • Maintains and improves PMO processes and procedures, as necessary.
  • Fulfills additional responsibilities as assigned by the PMO Director and agreed.
 
qualifications:

Requirements:

  • 10 years Program, Project, and/or IT management related experience.
  • Experience managing budgets >$250K
  • Proficiency in the following tools: MS Office Suite, MS Project, CA PPM (Clarity),
  • SharePoint, ServiceNow, SAP or like products.
 
skills: Preferred but not required:

  • Transportation & Logistics Transformation Projects
  • Data Integration and Automation Project
  • IT Infrastructure (servers, network, monitoring, security)
  • Service Management, e.g. Release, Incident, and IT Change
  • Management
  • Railroad - Positive Train Control (PTC) or like projects

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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