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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-02564
Location: Menlo Park, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/01/2018 to 12/31/2018
Job Title: Project Manager
Job Location: Menlo Park, CA
Job Duration: 8 months
looking for W2 candidates only
 
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 site infrastructure 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 and prioritize resources in areas that will deliver the greatest impact
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 wiki pages 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.


Required
Minimum 2 years work experience in Project Management with a demonstrated track record of delivering business value using technology solutions in high-tech operations space.
Knowledge of working in an ERP product like Oracle, SAP or Salesforce preferred
Knowledge of working on Source to Pay, Vendor Management solutions preferred
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