18 days old

Project Manager- Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA 19147
  • Job Code
    579202
  • 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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  • Information Technology

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