Project Manager (Technical Implementation)

for Aspire Business Consulting in Philadelphia, PA

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Skills:
Project Manager, Implementation, risk, contingency, 
Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Area Code:
215 
Travel Req:
25% 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
$50 
Tax Term:
CON_W2 
Length:
on-going 
Posted:
4-22-2014 
Position ID:
AP6356 
Dice ID:
10213289 

Project Manager (Technical Implementation)

3 positions

Philadelphia, PA

The purpose of this role is to provide project management for onboarding new customers as well as upgrades to existing customer accounts, interacting with implementation and operational support teams. The onboarding of new customers is the first experience that the customer has with the company's Services and their supporting teams.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and manage project plans for customer implementation projects
  • Establish project scope with customer and manage implementations to ensure on-time delivery
  • Manages complex projects/programs from design and development to production
  • Define requirements and plan project lifecycle deployment through coordination of project kickoff
  • Defines resources and schedule for project/program implementation
  • Create strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning
  • Plan and schedule project deliverables, goals and milestones
  • Directs and oversees project engineering team and manages conflicts within group
  • Performs team assessments and evaluations
  • Efficiently identifies and solves project issues
  • Demonstrates leadership to define requirements for project risk
  • Design and maintain technical and project documentation
  • Ensure contract compliance by raising appropriate issues to Account Executives and Sales Managers, ensuring all services noted in contract are delivered in a timely fashion, and contract has been approved by Legal
  • Gather technical requirements from customer for system/application installation
  • Participate in Design Review meetings – provide feedback on technical feasibility of proposed solution
  • Develop and maintain effective implementation plans
  • Coordinate effective project planning meetings
  • Coordinate and facilitate project kick off meetings
  • Coordinate and facilitate weekly status meetings with client and implementation team
  • Document and track open issues for client and project team
  • Assist in the directing of activities of the implementation team
  • Maintain new business transition document project artifacts by ensuring all client information/documentation is stored in central repository, and client folders are up to date and contain correct data

 Requirements and Preferred Requirements

  • Program/Product Managers require scheduling and budgeting experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing large IT projects such as application deployment, data center consolidations, or with managed hosting or outsourcing service provider.
  • Strong analysis skills, ability to evaluate customer requirements and modify existing solution
Aspire Business Consulting
220 Commerce Drive
Suite 200
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Fax: (888) 389-4958