Project Manager
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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-18502
Location: Miami,, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/20/2018
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Project Manager
Mandatory Technical / Functional Skills ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
· Defines project scope and objectives
· Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports
· Conducts project meetings and produces meeting minutes and issues logs
· Produces risk analysis and risk mitigation plans
· Responsible for project tracking and analysis
· Ensures adherence to Project Management Process, Systems Development Methodology and quality standards for producing project deliverables
· Provides project management, technical and analytical guidance to the project team
· Ensures quality deliverables are produced as planned
- Ensures Release of application across and handle the release independently
POSITION SCOPE:
· Interfaces with all areas affected by the project: examples include business sponsors, operations, application development, end users, computer services, client services, operations, vendors, etc.
· Manages vendor selection, contract negotiations, the integration of vendor tasks into the work plan and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables: examples include software development artifacts such as design artifacts and test plans
· Manages people, work and resources as planned: examples include business analysts, application developers and testers
Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solution of complex problems: examples includes resource availability conflicts that jeopardize project budget and/or schedule expectations
- candidate should have core experience in IT infrastructure having background networking projects, Server upgrades.

Roles and responsibility Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
· Proven knowledge, skills and abilities in:
o MS Project in order to develop detailed work plans, schedules
o Developing project estimates and resource plans
o Documenting coherent and concise project status reports including issues and risks
o Conducting project meetings and subsequently documenting/distributing meeting minutes and action item, including responsibilities for same, in a timely manner
o Progressing complex project schedules, identify and manage the project's critical path, proactively identifying and escalating risks to project's schedule, budget or quality
o Tracking project expenses, forecasting future spend, calculating estimates-at-complete and proactively advising of forecasted variances along with proposed corrective action
o Managing the participation of resources assigned to the project and holding them accountable for completing tasks in line with the effort and timeline estimates they provide – escalating issues proactively to resource's manager to mitigate impacts to project expectations
o Managing a team of resources through all phases of the systems development life cycle including the production of deliverables associated with advancing through the phases
o Managing multiple major projects simultaneously utilizing standard project management processes as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI)
o PowerPoint presentation development
o Excel to support project budget estimation and forecasting
o Reviewing vendor's statements of work for completeness and relevance to project objectives
o Managing vendors in the execution of their statement of work and holding them accountable; anticipating/escalating to direct supervisor if gaps or issues
Requesting and obtaining commitments for project team resources, preferably via automated processes (ie., enterprise project management tools)
Desirable Technical / Functional Skills Defines project scope and objectives
· Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports
· Conducts project meetings and produces meeting minutes and issues logs
· Produces risk analysis and risk mitigation plans
· Responsible for project tracking and analysis
· Ensures adherence to Project Management Process, Systems Development Methodology and quality standards for producing project deliverables
· Provides project management, technical and analytical guidance to the project team
· Ensures quality deliverables are produced as planned
Total experience in required skill (years) >10 Years
Work Location Miami, FL