14 days old
2018-01-082018-02-05

Senior Project Manager

Irving, TX 75039
  • Job Code
    594780
  • Payrate
    $55 To $60

Randstad Technologies has an immediate need with our long-standing end customer, a leading retail company with offices in Irving TX.


3-6 month contract to hire to work onsite in Irving. Competitive pay and benefits upon conversion.


Required Skills:



  • 10+ years IT Project Management experience
  • 5+ years software project management experience
  • Experience managing concurrent full project lifecycles from requirements to final delivery required
  • Able to work in a blended environment with components of waterfall and Agile
  • Proficiency in project management tools such as Microsoft
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio).
  • Knowledge of application development and testing processes.
  • Knowledge of business process improvements and controls.


Soft Skills:



  • Possesses strong leadership capabilities to lead and direct project teams, leading team decision-making processes, and cultivating an environment of healthy team debate and collaboration.
  • Ability to manage large projects with aggressive timelines and challenging scope, including being able to create and execute project work plans to meet changing requirements resulting from evolving business needs.
  • Ability to contribute consistently and positively in a dynamic, high-paced, and sometimes unpredictable work environment.
  • Proven ability to facilitate project alignment between business and technical teams.
  • Analytical problem-solver.
  • Highly effective organization and planning skills.
  • Develops and maintains constructive and cooperative working relationships.


Preferred Skills:



  • Security experience (SOX, PCI, etc.)
  • Retail industry experience
  • Gift Card experience
  • PII experience
  • PMP or other applicable certifications
  • 4 year degree
  • Advanced degree
  • Knowledge of Atlassian tools such as Confluence and JIRA


Soft Skills:



  • Excellent oral and written communications, interpersonal, negotiation, project planning, judgment, leadership, decision-making, analysis and problem-solving skills.


Responsibilities:



  • Position is responsible for managing projects / programs of varying size and complexity from initiation through completion across cross-functional project teams. Using best practices and project management methodology as a guide, the PMO Project Manager coordinates project initiation activities, leads project planning, execution, and closure activities of the approved project while providing on-going monitoring and reporting of project progress.
  • Manages the day-to-day aspects of a project to deliver high-quality, on time, on budget outcomes within the project scope.
  • Coordinates the identification and planning of all project work streams, including working with each functional manager to plan work product schedules, identify key milestones,
  • manage dependencies, identify risks, track and manage issues, and report on project progress.
  • Leads and oversees the identification, execution, and updating of project timelines, tasks/responsibilities, and deliverables.
  • Works with project team to identify project risks and mitigation plans, resolve issues, and eliminate project challenges.
  • Ensures compliance with SDM model which includes delivery of all project book required documents.
  • Monitors and reports on the progress of project milestones and deliverables.
  • Communicates clear, concise, and accurate project status to all appropriate project stakeholders, including providing weekly status reports.
  • Coordinates and responds to project changes, including escalating project issues and decisions as needed.

Categories

  • Information Technology

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