IT Project Manager

IT Project Manager,Waterfall and Agile project delivery methodologies,ITIL concepts and the ability to follow problem,PMP
Full Time, Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, Longterm
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Halcyon Solutions

For Over 25 Years, Halcyon Solutions has been delivering high-Value Solutions that help our Clients maximize the value of their existing and planned business investments



Job Title: IT Project Manager

Location: Houston,TX

Duration : Longterm

Rate : Negotiable

Job Overview:

The IT Project Manager (“Project Manager”) manages medium to large information system enabled, cross-functional projects in support of business objectives.  The Project Manager creates, develops and implements project plans consistent with project objectives, business requirements, timeline, and budget constraints.  The Project Manager provides oversight and management, leading teams of information technology professionals, business partners, and vendors in the execution of projects.

Tasks / Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership on IT projects of varying size and complexity
  • Ability to quickly adapt to various systems and application functionality
  • Assisting with the development of Request for Proposal (RFP), Statement of Work (SoW), and vendor selection
  • Accountable for the definition, planning, scheduling, execution and successful completion of assigned projects
  • Identify risk factors and contingency plans, communicate project status and critical risk factors to stakeholders, and escalate issues to adjust project scope, resources, or timelines
  • Validate plan scope and associated time/resource estimates with supporting business owners and customers
  • Consult directly with resource managers to confirm resource availability and allocations
  • Manage project tasks to achieve designated milestones and timelines
  • Collaborate with architecture, IT Security, and operational teams to ensure solution compatibility with company standards
  • Ensure that assigned projects are completed within estimated hours, established completion dates, and approved budget
  • Ensure accuracy of project charges and time reporting, report variances, and provide financial forecasts
  • Ensure that the project team understands and adheres to established project delivery methods
  • Ensure project management best practices are applied to all project areas, including scope, timeline, budget, resources, risks, and communications
  • Ensure the business customer receives the solution as identified in business requirements and scope of the project
  • Develop and follow appropriate transition plans to move projects from integration to ongoing support
  • Document lessons learned and incorporate findings into future projects
  • Establish and maintain a positive working relationship with customers, stakeholders, and project team members
  • Perform all responsibilities within IT policies and directives at or above performance and evaluation standards

 Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Computer Science, Business Administration, and/or equivalent work experience in a related field
  • 7+ years of IT and/or related industry work experience, with at least 3 years of experience managing IT projects
  • Proficient in Waterfall and Agile project delivery methodologies
  • Must have significant knowledge in subject matters pertaining to both IT and the business (oil and gas industry)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to conduct highly effective presentations with audiences both large and small
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and highly experienced at dealing with individuals at all levels
  • Familiarity with ITIL concepts and the ability to follow problem, change, and incident management processes and procedures
  • Excellent understanding of technology life cycles and the concepts and practices required to implement effective information systems

Other Qualifications

In addition to the basic qualifications listed above, the following other position qualifications are required:

  • Time management skills and multitasking capabilities to handle multiple concurrent projects
  • Self-starter who is well organized and is an effective proactive leader who takes initiative in meeting personal, departmental, and corporate goals.
  • Results-oriented with excellent communication, writing, interpersonal, verbal, and organizational skills
  • Must be able to work both independently and collaboratively within a team in a fast paced environment
  • Experience delivering solutions that align with business strategies
  • Must be able to build and maintain effective working relationships with business partners
  • Demonstrated team building skills
  • Ability to deal with internal employees and external business contacts while conveying a positive, service-oriented attitude
  • Willingness to travel to company locations (up to 10%)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of industry leading corporate, financial, and ETRM applications (Oracle Financials, Hyperion, SharePoint, Maximo, Business Objects, RightAngle, Allegro)
  • Working knowledge of ServiceNow for Change Requests, Demand Management and Project Management applications
  • PMP, MPM, CPM, CAPM, PMI-ACP, CSM, ITIL, Six Sigma or equivalent certification

  To apply for this position, please forward your resumes to Anil Inturi : ( or call me on 614-339-5609.

Company Information:

Halcyon Solutions is IT Company that provides our clients with valuable business transformation services through our best-in-class methodologies, domain expertise, and process knowledge. We have received or been nominated for numerous awards including Number One Fastest Growing Company, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur, Top CAT, Small Business of the Year, and Microsoft Heartland partner of the Year.

In addition to our success in the business marketplace, Halcyon is also focused on contributing back to the community. Halcyon recently launched the Veterans Workforce Development Program, aimed at helping US Veterans find jobs with our clients. Under this program, Halcyon provides FREE technical training to Veterans and assists them through their entire career search. In recognition of its social contributions, Halcyon was named a Finalist for the 2010 and 2011 Corporate Caring Awards by Business First and received the 2011 Pillar Award for Community Service.

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