Technical Project Manager

  • iSphere,
  • Houston, TX
pm, project manager
Contract Independent, Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

iSphere is currently seeking a few Technical Project Managers to be part of a Digital Technology team focusing on leadership of projects and initiatives that deliver differentiating capabilities for the organization. These compelling opportunities will be in Houston, TX for 24+Months!!!!!!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for defining and executing projects, tracking and monitoring key metrics and ensure milestones are met on time and on budget

  • Develop high-performing teams through functional and technical leadership skills. Provide coaching, feedback, and developmental opportunities to indirect reports within a broader team

  • Proactively identifies and resolves issues and makes recommendations for improvements to existing business and digital technology processes

  • Has financial responsibility and accountability for projects

  • Defines and implements processes for coordination and communication between organizations and with CLIENT stakeholders.

  • Manage day-to-day execution of projects by working directly with global technical teams.

  • Manage stakeholder communication and progress reporting at various levels of the organization including leadership and executives

  • Ensure quality of deliverables is verified and meets or exceeds stakeholder expectations

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in an IT related subject (Engineering, Information Systems, Science, Business or Commerce), masters preferred

  • Minimum of 4 years experience leading technology projects

  • Demonstrated ability to frequently influence the organization at director level

  • PMP or related Project Management certifications

  • Must be willing to travel up to 15%

  • Proficiency with MS Office suite of products such as Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

  • ITIL or ITSM certifications preferred

Desired Characteristics:

Project Management

  • Proven experience using project management methodologies to deliver business value and drive significant change across large organizations

  • Excellent influencing, interpersonal and communications skills (both written and verbal) with all levels of an organization and across multiple work groups

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills

  • Adaptable to changes and comfortable in a fast-paced environment

  • Detail-oriented

  • Builds and maintains strong working relationships with team members, vendors, and project stakeholders

  • Motivates project team and inspires teamwork

  • Excellent listening skills

  • Works calmly under pressure and possesses the skill to defuse stress among the project team

  • Establishes trust

Business Acumen

  • Strong cross-functional collaboration and influencing skills across the function and business in a complex global matrix organization.

  • Proven skills to organize and lead teams (without direct reporting structure) to attain shared goals

  • Uses critical thinking skills and disciplined approaches to help lead teams to resolve issues and define solutions.

  • Strong team player collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources

  • Change oriented actively generates process improvements, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly

  • Self-starter - requires minimal direction to accomplish goals

Benefits are offered for this position!

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450 N. Sam Houston Parkway E. Houston, TX, 77060

Dice Id : 10125713
Position Id : JT9Y9
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