IT Project Manager

Project Manager
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, 6-12 months CTH
Negotiable
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Clover Consulting has an immediate need for an experienced IT Project Manager for our direct client located in Dearborn, MI or Grand Rapids, MI.  This is a 6-12 month contract or contract-to-hire position.  Requirement details are listed below.  Qualified candidates should apply to this posting.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 

***  US Citizens, Green Card Holders and others NOT requiring sponsorship are encouraged to apply **

 

Title: Project Manager

Location: Dearborn, MI or Grand Rapids, MI

Length: 6-12 months++

Details:

  • Manages large complex/multiple projects in assigned department. 
  • Manages the plan, design, development, implementation and/or support of complex mainframe and/or distributed information systems or corporate projects. 
  • Develops business models, cost/benefit analysis, and recommends strategies. 
  • Coordinates project activities and resources with other company initiatives. 
  • Coordinates and defines technical/business requirements needed to complete project objectives and translates requirements to detailed specifications including budgetary projections. 
  • Ensures functional, business and/or technical design supports project/customer requirements and complies with clients technology plan and existing architecture and/or defined corporate business standards.  Negotiates contracts with outside vendors and manages vendor relationships.
  • Provides guidance and training to team members and identifies opportunities to improve team performance and effectiveness. 
  • May provide guidance to project team leaders in defining measurements and measurement tools to track the achievement of project objectives. 
  • Assists Project/Program/Portfolio Directors and Managers in ensuring systems and/or business plans are developed and documented in accordance with quality control standards.
  • Prepares project status reports and variance analysis to ensure project remains on schedule and within budget. 
  • Evaluates project's success at completion of project based on achievement of benefits and value proposition assessment. 
  • Defines personnel in the development of project charters, value propositions, risk action plans, work plans and estimates for large complex projects and serves as a subject matter expert and consultant to mentor/coach team leaders in the use of project management concepts, tools and techniques.

 

SKILLS REQUIREMENTS: 
• 5-7 years' IT Project Management experience
• Hands on Web Application project management and Agile Delivery – driving deliverables, getting things done and in detail enough to speak intelligently about what is being delivered 
and articulate issues, defects and resolutions. 
• PM experience with software development 
• Managed project budgets in excess of $2M
• Managed projects with 30+ team members
• Must have a Web development background or have significant experience in Web application development, and moved into a project management role
• Managed project teams over multiple geographical locations (preferably domestic and international)
• Strong writing skills
• Very organized and articulate
• Strong business acumen
• Analytical problem solving skills 

 

Knowledge of:

  • Mainframe, distributed system and/or Web based systems
  • Operating systems
  • Enterprise wide technology/business planning issues
  • Development of user requirements, testing and systems analysis

 

Required Qualifications (these are the minimum requirements to qualify):

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration and a minimum of three years project leadership/management experience; or

 

 

Dice Id : 10108584
Position Id : WG-PM
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