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Project Manager III - Application Development
Ref No.: 18-00851
Location: Chicago, Illinois
The project this resource will be managing is for an internal business unit facing application.

Also, the manager only wants to see App Dev PMs. Application development knowledge is important.

Coordinate and monitor software projects from initiation through delivery. Manage the software development life cycle including research, architecture, development, customization, testing, and release. Serve as liaisons between technical and non-technical departments in order to ensure that all targets and requirements are met. Ensure technical projects are completed on schedule and within budget. May work with software such as database, multi-media, or Internet/Web applications. First-Level Manager. Manages the activities of supervisors and/or individual contributors. Responsible for hiring, firing, performance appraisals, and pay reviews. Broad knowledge of the field with proven leadership skills. Six+ years experience with at least one year of leadership responsibility.

• Oversee the project team(s) as the requirements are defined and the design identified.
• Track, manage, and clear roadblocks to the original plan as necessary to ensure success.
• Escalate and resolve problems as necessary to ensure awareness and assistance with resolution.
• Communicate the requirements, solution design, estimates, and identified risks to project sponsors for their awareness and approval.
• Lead internal and external negotiations involved in managing all requested changes to the project.
• Ensure project team's adherence to established United project methodologies and standards. Perform audits as necessary.
• Meet the project requirements by delivering a quality solution, on time and within the planned budget.
• Provide Portfolio level budget planning, tracking and reporting.