Senior IT Project Manager
Chicago, IL 60604
Oversees several intermediate to large-sized projects Department and/or Client's information technology (IT) projects.
Assembles project teams assigns individual responsibilities, develops project schedules and is responsible for determining and acquiring resources needed for projects.
Familiar with the scope and requirements of projects and acts as a liaison between team members and functional area management requesting project. Level of work is considered intermediate and staff must be able to work under minimal supervision. May lead or direct the work of others.
Education and Experience:
5-7 years of overall experience.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field preferred.
Project Management Certification ( i.e. PMI) or equivalent knowledge Knowledge and Skills.
Demonstrated project and risk management skills including ability to manage multiple priorities, resources, customers and management with a focus on consistency and accuracy.
Knowledge of project management software applications and methodologies (i.e., Agile/Waterfall Methodologies, JIRA Tool, MS Project).
Knowledge of IT Governance and Infrastructure, Application Development Lifecycle, Information Security Infrastructure.
Excellent Communicator verbal and written - imperative that are able to communicate clearly to others in a language that they understand to all levels of the organization.
Well Organized determine what needs to be done, in what order, so as to achieve e the desired outcome.
Top 4 competencies required for this position:
Administrative Competencies which involves "management of the job" and this includes more specifically:
Management of Time and Priority Setting.
Goals and Standards Setting.
Work Planning and Scheduling.
Communication Competencies that comprise of:
Listening and Organizing.
Clarity of Communication written and verbal.
Getting Objective Information.
Strong Written and Verbal Communication Building Teams Competencies that encompasses:
Negotiation Cognitive Competencies, which involve:
Problem Identification and Solution.
Assessing Risks and Decision-Making.
Thinking Clearly and Analytically.
Plans, direct and coordinates Bank and/or System project activities and resources to ensure project goals are completed on time, within budget and with optimum quality
Provides direction, prioritization and conflict resolution in managing project teams to accomplish project objectives.
Prepares and implements detailed project plans including the definition of scope, requirements, objectives, resource allocation, and task schedules and milestones.
Communicates project goals and results to clients and Bank management.
Ensures ongoing use of and adherence to Client policies and practices including established project management methodologies and Technology Project Standards.
May provide input on training, development, and guidance to staff; evaluate and/or provide feedback regarding staff performance.
Performs other duties as assigned
3701 Algonquin Rd, Ste 580 Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008