sr. IT Project Analyst

Documentation, .NET, Analytical skill, Business cases, Business requirements, Coaching, Interfaces, LESS, Leadership, Metrics, Multitasking, Negotiations, Operating systems, Email, Engineering, Estimating, IT project management, Innovation, Communication skills, Continuous improvement, Cross-functional, Decision-making, Process mapping, Process modeling, Project evaluation, Project management, IT, MI, Organizational skills, Sourcing, Teamwork, Test cases, PMP, Planning, Problem solving, Project scoping, QA, Research, SOLID, Test plans, Training
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Title:Sr. IT Project Analyst

Location:Detroit,MI

Email:

 

Description:

Manages both technical and functional scope and provides oversight on various IT projects, including the development of preliminary project scope, scope definitions, estimates, and conducts scope reviews. Solves complex problems and provides technical and analytical skills in information technology or related disciplines. This position interfaces with clients, documents business requirements, creates business cases and executes formal test plans. Makes decisions on identified project issues and establishes methods for the department to resolve. Serves as a lead and provides coaching and training to less experienced employees.

 

Key Accountabilities:

  1. Documents and manages both technical and functional scope of projects including revising work scope document, documenting processes, soliciting input, and acquiring approvals, to ensure accurate delivery of project deliverables.
  2. Facilitates or leads development and standardization of documentation based on feedback from a variety of cross-functional sources
  3. Works in conjunction with project managers to develop and monitor issues, risks, lessons learned, as well as coordinating with the technical and functional project teams.
  4. Works with organizational teams to ensure requirements align with the scope of the project and provides input to the in-scope analysis for sourcing projects. 
  5. Validates and verifies that project requirement traceability exists in all phases.
  6. Oversees project testing to ensure proper coverage is in place and aligned to project requirements. Reviews, validates, and verifies that test metrics are captured (e.g. number of features, requirements, and test cases).
  7. Collaborates with various technical staff and/or clients.
  8. Confirms that project deliverables are in alignment with company standards and practices.
  9. Utilizes a variety of operating system principles and tools to facilitate effective and innovative solutions that improve process design in all areas of supported platforms.
  10. Gathers and analyzes complex data in order to recommend improvements, techniques, and/or solutions.

 

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Bachelor’s degree and eight (8) years of IT related experience, including five (5) years of leading IT Technical Projects either in a formal or informal capacity.
  • Knowledge of IT Project Management processes, support services, with solid knowledge of analysis and accepted IT processes and methodologies. 
  • Understanding of and / or the ability to independently apply fundamental business and leadership skills including planning, organizing, verbal and written communication, research and analysis, decision making, negotiation, problem solving, ethics and tolerance, interpersonal relationships, personal/professional balance, and continued professional growth.
  • Must be able to make sound decisions under limited time constraints
  • Interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to influence and build relationships to foster a positive work environment, participates as a team member and leads teams with the ability to deal with people at all levels.
  • Ability to develop/coordinate cross-functional work groups and projects-- yielding optimal outcomes.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with defining scope, requirements, tracking and analyzing metrics for requirement coverage, etc.
  • IT Testing/Quality Assurance Experience to ensure project is delivered with high quality.
  • Knowledge/skills using continuous improvement tools,

(i.e. After Action Reviews, Process Mapping) and other project management tools (requirements, quality, communications, etc.).

  • Competent in multi-tasking-- the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks, issues or projects that may include high-visibility initiatives that require innovation, teamwork and planning.
  • Flexibility and the ability to work with shifting priorities and embrace new/evolving responsibilities. Copes with multiple demands from superiors, peers, and/or subordinate in a positive and even-handed fashion and displays a calm demeanor under pressure.

 

Preferred:

-       Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Engineering  and/or PMP Certification

 

Dice Id : 10116479
Position Id : 7000197
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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