Project Manager III
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Project Manager III
Ref No.: 18-02199
Location: Menlo Park, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/01/2018 to 05/01/2019
Job Title: Project Manager III
Job Location: Menlo Park, CA
Job Duration: 12 months


Job Description:
We are looking for a strong Project Manager who is resourceful, action oriented with the ability to get things done and overcome obstacles.
They will:
• Manage cross-functional projects in a matrix organization.
• Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time completion. Interface with engineering teams and business owners for project requirements and scope.
• Identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices.
• Review operational issues and determine if a technology solution is required or a process correction needs to be made.
• Perform risk management and change management on projects.
• Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
• Ensure there is sound communication between various groups and projects. Maintain program status artifacts and provide frequent program updates. Identify and communicate risks and adjustments to the overall program.
• Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks.

• Work experience in Project Management with a demonstrated track record of delivering business value using technology solutions in high-tech operations space.
• Proven project management, interpersonal, and communication skills, with high attention to detail.
• Strong communication and coordination skills
• Must be proactive with proven ability to execute on multiple tasks simultaneously
• Ability to collaborate with different individuals across the organization and within other geographies, and roll-up the sleeves in order to accomplish all necessary tasks
• Strong organizational and time management skills
• Past experience as an engineer a plus
• Ability to closely walk the line between business and technology

Bachelor's degree in MIS, computer science, systems engineering, business, or a related field.