Project Manager Astadia
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Area of Interest: Application Services
Position Type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Jacksonville Delivery Center
State / Province: Florida
Requirements: Please see job description
Position Title: Project Manager
Position Summary: Project manager to oversee and manage an outsourced custom developed B2B strategic system. Individual will lead the relationship with the business partners and assist them to define the appropriate solutions to support the business strategy, which will require facilitating discussions with the business sponsors, technical client points of contact, and the technical team lead. This individual will have oversight for the overall program, which will include production support as well as multiple development projects, and will manage the day to day activities, deliverables, and schedule of the program/projects. Additionally, this individual will collaborate with the technical team lead and conduct budget and resource planning, and provide reporting for the entire team?s activities to the various levels within the organization required.
Facilitate and actively participate in brainstorm sessions with the customer. Understand the business problem/requirements clearly; working with the technical team lead, collaborate and reach consensus on a pragmatic solution design with the customer balancing the customer needs with the quality and fiscal prudence during those sessions.
Lead activities to layout a multi month project roadmap. The roadmap shows all upcoming releases of the application(s). Keep the roadmap up to date and well communicated among IT and Business leaders and program office.
Plan course of multiple project(s), including milestones, resources needed in the form of staff hours, budget, use of technology and tools and document in project plan, following established project management methodology. Seek to maximize resource utilization.
Lead the engagement team consisting of technical team lead, design leads, analysts, and testers. Provide daily oversight.
Engage the client?s IT management leaders as needed through the program lifecycle.
Establish communication vehicles which report a comprehensive view of the project(s) progress, status, forecast, risks, issues, escalation and lessons learned
Track course of project from meetings, conferring with stakeholders in the field as well as operations. Maintain and update project plan as needed.
Work with the business analysts to ensure changes to scope or functionalities are documented with change requests.
Enforce compliance of Enterprise Project Management methodology and communicate to resources as gaps are identified.
Identify issues or risks proactively. Convene meetings with stakeholders and project sponsors to ensure important issues/risks are aired and resolved.
Report on progress of project, use of staff, $ expenditures (if applicable), progress on milestones and the like to project sponsors.
Assist to define the appropriate quality and service level metrics, measure and report against those metrics
Perform regular quality audits and lessons learned sessions at the appropriate milestones.
Other key considerations
Minimum 3 years of project management or IT Management.
Minimum 3 years experience coordinating and/supporting IT business processes
Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management; strong exposure to project management methodologies (Agile, SDLC. Etc.)
Experience in strategic planning
Experience in risk management
Microsoft Project experience
Experience of working in an outsourced application development environment very helpful
Project Management Professional (PMP) is a plus
Agile / Scrum Development knowledge helpful
College degree in Information Technology or relevant degree preferred
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