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IT Project Manager
Ref No.: 17-08703
Location: Southlake, Texas
Immediate need for a IT Project Manager with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 09 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Southlake, TX. Please review the job description below:


Job ID: 17-08703
 
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
  • Oversees the installation and client acceptance of capitalized equipment, enterprise software system, system integration project or engagement.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction of information technology solutions by managing the details of overall project schedules and deliverables.
  • Monitor the project from initiation through delivery.
  • Organize the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints.
  • Develop and manages the project plan, including project scope, development/delivery schedule, resource requirements and integration efforts.
  • Develop and manages a communication plan to include content, frequency, audience and channels.
  • Work with management staff to establish appropriate project structure, staffing Plans and participates in the staffing process.
  • Set goals, objectives, priorities, assigns/reviews work and resolves conflict.
  • May provide input on performance against deliverables.
  • Manages resource additions and deletions over the life of the projects.
  • Interface with the customer deliverables.
  • Accountable for meeting project schedules and costs.
  • Ensure that approved methods, processes and tools are consistently used, include Change, issue risk and quality management.

Qualification and Technology Experience:
 
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
  • Master's degree preferred.
  • PMP certification preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years related experience.
  • Advanced experience managing discrete deliverables or full life cycles of multiple small projects; possess and applies knowledge of project management principals, practices and procedures.
  • Solid leadership qualities.
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision and be accountable for actions and decisions.
  • Analytical skills and a solid facilitator.
  • Proficient with Microsoft office.
  • Proficient with a project scheduling software tool-MS Project preferred.
  • Experience with Jira or other tracking tools is a plus.
  • Experience with Agile.
  • Working knowledge of phases of the product life cycle, including engineering specifications, customer requirements gathering, software design and development, testing - including unit, functional, systems and integration implementation/delivery and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of how different systems interact, including potential problems and difficulties that may occur.

Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.