IT Project Manager/Sr. Consultant

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Robert Half
IT, Project Manager, Consultant, Project, Manager, QA, Business Analyst, SQL, Programming, Management
Full Time

Job Description


If you have at least 3 years of experience as an Information Technology Project Manager, then this role is for you. A local client has recently paired up with Robert Half to find a driven, stand-out employee to spearhead existing and upcoming technology projects. We are looking for someone with the grit to handle all communication with stakeholders, identify and document requirements and lead the team to ensure a successful project. You will be successful in this role if you have a "take charge" personality while simultaneously are an effective team player who has exceptional collaboration skills. This long-term contract to hire opportunity is based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and is a hybrid role. (Some days onsite, some days remote) Act now and apply today!

What you get to do every single day

- Exercises as Scrum Master for the developers on the team - leading scrum ceremonies, clearing obstacles and ensuring the team is working effectively

- Adheres and schedules projects - as per the Project Roadmap defined by the Business Owner

- Comes together with the Product Owner/Product Manager to turn the product roadmap into executable projects

- Verifies project with exact ticket workflows and boards

- Creates and handles the sprint planning and grooming meetings and marks ticket assignments

- Manages the daily stand-ups, securing they are timely, brief, and focused

- Be instrumental in managing dependencies among cross-product teams

- Congregates details from QA leads, technical leads, and business analysts into a proposal

- Closely cooperating with the Product Owner/Product Manager, QA Manager, Business Analyst, and Product Specialist

- Steers project planning

- Supervises deployment scheduling in coordination with Dev Ops, tech lead, and Product Owner

- Cooperates with Product Owner/Product Manager to assure that the product vision and high-level business objectives are evident and realistic

- Equips detailed reporting to management on milestone completion, project status, and risk assessments

- Assists to manage, identify, and classify risk for functional improvement requests

- Lead the team focus on the on-time delivery of agreed products

- Get involved to facilitate creation and maintenance of the Project Roadmap with the Product Owner/Product Manager

- Develops schedules and milestones with inputs from all other teams assigned to that product, manages project scope and timelines

- Works closely together and communicates with developers, designers, stakeholders, and technical team members

- Ensures that the functional requirements are tracked, achievable, and met


- Project management skills, strong operational abilities, and demonstrated leadership and supervisory qualifications

- We'll consider you a good candidate for this position if you are flexible and focused

- Agile project management experience

- Expertise in Manage Project Plan

- Proficiency in SQL Programming

- Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments

- Active problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity

- Vow to meet business deadlines

- If you can demonstrate that you are familiar and comfortable with IT project management methodologies, this position is for you

- Can work independently with minimal supervision

- This position requires a Project Management (PMP) certification

- Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

- Ability to understand and communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical colleagues

- Minimum of 3 years of relevant Project Management experience

- If you're looking for job openings and have proficiency using commonly accepted scheduling and project management tools, you might be a good fit for this position

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Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Company Information

Robert Half is America’s top staffing agency, dedicated to helping talented people like you find rewarding temporary and full-time jobs with today’s leading companies. Our staffing experts work closely with local hiring managers and use AI-powered matching technology to find opportunities that match your skills and professional goals. With decades of experience in placing accounting, finance, administrative, technology, creative, marketing and legal professionals, we’ll help ensure your next career move is a successful one.
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Position Id : 01520-0012003625
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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