18 days old

Project Manager- Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA 19147
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  • Payrate
    $50 To $60

Roles and Responsibilities

The purpose of this position is to actively drive the implementation of project deliverables defined in a project charter while ensuring the budget, scope, schedule, risk and quality meet specific success criteria

Throughout the life cycle of the project, this role is expected to ensure that key stakeholders are informed and engaged and ensures PMO standards and tools are followed and utilized

Ensuring that project deliverables are defined and communicated to the team

Defining, estimating and scheduling project tasks and interdependencies to achieve the scope through a clearly defined project plan/work breakdown structure

Identify project resource requirements and working closely with Project management office/project sponsor/stakeholders to ensure adequately skilled resources are available to deliver on project commitments

Expertise in working with cross divisional, functional, and highly technical resources and must be capable to lead the conversation

Holding resources accountable for delivering on the project plan, including providing coaching and mentoring of resources

Adhering to the approved project methodology by project management office and developing and maintaining project artifacts and records

Identifying and tracking key measures of success for the project

Analyzing project performance and identifying optimal solution that minimize the negative impacts and trade offs

Implementing corrective actions to ensure project success and facilitate project change request

Constantly providing internal and external stakeholders communication and progress reports that effectively outline the project status, risk, issues and action plan

Identifying, documenting and ensuring resolution of issues with potential to impact success of project

Identifying, documenting and communicating project risks actions to mitigate risks

Escalating project status with clear risk, issues, tradeoffs and future plans to PMO/Project sponsor and stakeholders

Working efficiently with business partners, vendors, technology and project management staff to develop the project agenda and ensure agreement/adoption of project objectives/deliverables by all affected constituencies

Efficient in clearly capturing and communicating lessons learned to all stakeholders

Required Skills & Experience

Ability to balance approach to political, technological and administrative factors

Must be equally strong in planning, executing and closing of projects

Must have worked in PMO structure

Competency in adapting and proving in high paced, challenging, changing and ambiguous situations

Attention to details, ability to drive results and act independently with little direction

Skilled to manage multiple high impact enterprise wide deployment projects and satisfy requirements from multiple customers/stakeholders

The ability to quickly understand concepts and drill down into actionable steps- solid understanding of project management tools, techniques, request acceptance criteria, artifact development and reporting

Solid understanding of business functional areas and management issues as well as IT organizations systems and capabilities

Superior written and verbal communication skills

Must have strong working knowledge of SDLC and methodologies like; Agile and Waterfall

Must have strong working knowledge of MS office, Visio, Project and SharePoint.

Must have high level of organization skills, which includes, identifying stakeholders, arranging/managing meetings and follow-ups

Must have ability to navigate day-to-day activities and look into the bigger picture to identify risks and issues proactively

Education- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field.

Experience -7 to 10 years' of experience managing infrastructure upgrade and application development projects , including 5 or more years managing projects and requires prior management, supervisory, or team leader experience.

Active PMP certification is must

Have implemented/introduced a third party tool that was integrated with existing systems.

Assist with determine reporting requirements

High attention to ensuring the end user experience is the best it can be. Least amount of disturbance/abrasion is key.


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