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Sr. Project Manager
Ref No.: 17-15202
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 11/22/2017
 Alluvion Staffing is seeking a Senior IT Project Manager (W2 ONLY) for an immediate long term contract role with a client in Jacksonville, FL
 
NO THIRD PARTIES PERMITTED!!!!!
 
OVERVIEW:
The Senior IT Project Manager will focus on technical projects related to the design, development, execution, implementation or maintenance of systems or software. The Senior IT Project Manager ensures projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations. They create scope documents based on approved charters and project plans (work breakdown structures.) They track key milestones and adjust project plans, budget requests and/or resources to meet the needs of customers. The Senior IT Project Manager will be assigned to projects with multiple interdependencies and of moderate complexity, scope, risk and impact to the business.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manage projects with internal and external dependencies, moderate scope, risk of moderate severity & impact, integration within functional capabilities, moderate cost and typically longer duration within more than one team of resources.
  • Manage scope, budget, quality and schedule with the objective of hitting all targets.
  • Identify & resolve discrepancies in planned costs versus actual cost and overall financial management for assigned projects.
  • Responsible for developing and reviewing/validating multiple project plans and approving plans.
  • May mentor IT Project Managers.
  • Understands the need for Business Case/ROI and ensures its completion.
  • Participates in change initiatives including tasks and initiatives outside of specific job duties such as BRM workgroups.
  • Responsible for developing and reviewing detailed project plans and tracking financial information.
  • Communicate project status to project team, stakeholders’ leadership and Program Managers associated with other projects.
  • Advise project team, customers, and staff on tactical solutions to dealing with barriers within a project.
  • Accountable for active facilitation of project issue resolution, change, risk and dependency management.
  • Accountable for project delivery including meeting time, budget and quality standards and customer expectations.
  • Creates and maintains relationships with stakeholders and team members in order to achieve mutual goals.
 
REQUIRED:
  • At least 6-10 years of work experience as an IT Project Manager or equivalent combination of transferrable experience and education.
  • Bachelor’s degree in an IT related field or equivalent work experience
  • PMP CERTIFICATION REQUIRED
  • Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities.
  • Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback.
  • Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately.
  • Advanced proficiency in the use of labor, cost management and project tracking and management tools such as MS Project.
  • Advanced proficiency of SDLC disciplines and Agile methodology disciplines.
  • Thorough understanding of the concepts, theories and processes of the Project Management Methodology (PMM).
  • Thorough understanding of business processes, functions and architectures.
  • High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy.
  • Ability to Lead/Facilitate Core team or Steering meetings to obtain schedule, issues, risk , and dependency updates.
  • Ability to document meeting minutes, action items from project status meetings.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload.
 
 
PREFERRED:
  • Health Care or Insurance background/business acumen highly preferred
  • Agile Scrum Master experience
  • Experience using Agile methodology
  • Yellow belt on Lean Six Sigma principles
 
KEYWORDS: PMP, Agile, full SDLC project management experience, PMM