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Technical Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-13858
Location: Los Angeles, California
Position Type:Contract
Technical Project Manager
Duration: 12+ Months
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Start Date: September 17th

Project Overview: Assignment is to support the book teams with business as usual work and an upcoming vendor implementation as part of the book optimization project

• Must have SQL experience highlighted in resume
• Ability to multi-task and manage competing deadlines and projects
• Excellent communication, organization and time management skills
• Demonstrated success as a Project Manager with emphasis on planning, scheduling and communication to keep project going forward.
• Agile experience
• 4-7 years of experience - we are not looking for a senior level individual
• Must be comfortable working with an all female team

Tasks/Responsibilities:
• Responsible for multiple competing projects within the enterprise. Project types include process, technology, change, requirements discovery, and business operations
• Coordinate all aspects of projects, with emphasis on planning, scheduling, communications, production and documentation
• Contribute to maintenance of automation platform using Excel and SQL
• Lead business testing activities
• Lead Agile ceremonies as needed
• Contribute to the department's business as usual tasks: transparency bundling, TATTOO reports, and Intranet authoring

Requirements:
• Strong practical knowledge of Project Management fundamentals required. Agile or PMP certification is valued, but not required.
• Excellent MS Office for Windows and SQL skills are required
• MS Project, JIRA, Seismic, and Visio knowledge desired
• Excellent organization and communication (written and verbal) skills required
• Excellent ability to work with ambiguity, ability to multi-task and excellent follow through. Continuous Improvement mindset
• Requires at least 4+ years of experience
• Role located in Los Angeles, but must have the ability to travel to Irvine, CA occasionally for training & Agile Ceremonies