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IT Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-08439
Location: Lake Buena Vista, Florida
IT Project Manager
Lake Buena Vista, FL
18 Months


The senior-level technology program/project manager will own and drive multiple critical Technology Business Management (TBM) process improvement initiatives in Technology Finance and the Investment Portfolio Management; which will impact technology teams across the organization.

This position is responsible for working with a wide stakeholder team to deliver large cross site solutions in a competitive, fast paced, collaborative, and multi-system environment. Program managers at Client must be able to see, articulate and build the big picture while still focusing on meeting critical and often tight delivery commitments.

This is a hands-on program/project manager role with daily engagement with executive leadership. See Special Needs section below for specific skill/competency requirements.

Required
- Senior Level Technology Agile Project Manager (8 to 10 yrs+) of proven experience managing technology projects in a large matrix organization.
- Minimum 3 to 5+ years specifically managing mid to large complex technology projects using Agile methods/frameworks: Scrum, Kanban, XP.
- Proven experience with dependency management and cross team coordination of multiple SCRUM teams using Agile Ceremony Facilitation.
-Coordinate cross-functional teams to gain agreement on scope, approach, assumptions, dependencies, risks, and budget.
-Manage approved program/project through the lifecycle, including change requests, issues management, risk management, and status reporting.
-Experience in managing Individual project budgets size: in the millions
-Coordinate with all stakeholders and dependent projects to develop detailed program schedule or agile release plans.
-Own and drive organizational change management and the implementation of new company process improvement initiatives.
-Ability to understand and articulate complex technology requirements and milestones.
-Must exhibit strong interpersonal skill, with ability to work with a variety of personality types.
-Prior experience successfully managing technology Cloud/SaaS solution projects.
-Proven experience successfully managing end-to-end a vendor-based technology COTS solution.
-Proven experience working with complex and integrated technology systems; at an enterprise level with multiple integration partners.
-Able to successfully adapt, build relationship, and influence complex Business and Technology stakeholders.
-Proven PM experience managing projects with geographically dispersed teams.
-Excellent communication skills.
Proven experience influencing and presenting to leadership.
-Excellent relationship builder.
-Experience working with diverse stakeholders with differing expectations.
-Must thrive working independently in a very fast-paced, results-oriented environment.

Nice to Have
Working experience with Agile scaling frameworks, preferably SAFe
Preferred certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Agile Certified --Professional (ACP), Safe Program Consultant (SPC), Safe Agilist (SA)
Version One/JIRA
Clarity tools project management tools
Proficient Microsoft Office skills
 
Required Education Bachelors Degree