Sr. Project Manager

Agile, Consulting, Customer Service, Development, Iterative, Manager, Management, PMP, Project, Project Management, Project Manager, Scrum, SDLC
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

 

 

Functional Skills & Competency:

 

Strong PM skills to direct the entire project process life cycle of initiation, planning, execution, monitoring / controlling and close of an entire project

 

Ability to contribute and champion usage of structured project management methodology (to include Waterfall, Agile/Scrum, Iterative, etc.)

 

Knowledge of application and / or infrastructure development life cycle (SDLC) and other technical management concept, processes, and methodologies

 

Lead team members in achieving desired deliverable creation outcomes

 

Analyze, manage, and report project performance financial reporting, resource allocation, task delegation and stakeholder management

 

Ability to provide financial forecast and on-going reconciliation of resources and other project related expenditures

 

Demonstrate financial awareness to control costs and think in terms of profit, loss, and added value.

 

Develops and executes an overall project schedule, including tasks, duration, dependencies, and resource assignments

 

Controls and tracks changes to scope, time, cost, quality, issues, and risk

 

Possess IT and formal program/project management knowledge as well as ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines based on logical work breakdown structures aligned to critical path

 

Manage project dependencies, milestones, and critical path

 

Help Stakeholders, IT Portfolio Teams, Business Partners and Business Users understand their roles and responsibilities within the project

 

Leads completion of project objective, such as procurement, quality planning, service level agreements, and customer training

 

Requests the needed resources for a project and gets them oriented to work on the project

 

Ensures product deliverables quality, such as functional specifications, logical and physical data design, solution design and detailed design, test plans, and completed solution

 

Obtains appropriate stage-gate approvals from business and IT sponsor

 

Ensures team understands the business benefits of the project and connects the project to the broader organizational goals

 

Evaluates risks, assess possible outcomes and solves problems

 

Manages vendor relationships according to contract terms and conditions and works with vendors as needed

 

Resolves issues in a timely manner. When appropriate, escalate problems and issues to stakeholders and sponsor

 

Monitors individual performance, maintains team morale and provides feedback to resource managers

 

 

Qualifications & Experience

 

Key industry certifications such as CAPM, PMP, PgM, etc., preferred

 

Previous airline, travel, and / or transportation industry experience preferred

 

Strong track record managing and executing IT projects and formal project management knowledge

 

Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to work in a team environment

 

Excellent written and oral communication skills including the ability to make effective presentations and communicate technical concepts to non-technical clients

 

Effective communication with cross functional project team, gaining trust and building consensus

 

Experience with stakeholder management, working with stakeholders to confirm understanding before drawing conclusions

 

Exceptional planning, organizational and leadership skills and ability to direct the work of others

 

Ability to direct the work of others, build and maintain cohesive motivated matrix teams across a large enterprise

 

Strong business judgment, consulting and customer service skills

 

Prior experience with EPM tools such as HP PPM, Clarity, etc

 

Ability to work in a highly matrixed, high paced environment

 

 

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