Project Manager

Job opening ID

1773

Posting title

Project Manager

Roles and responsibilities

Must be a US Citizen
Ongoing contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Seeking a Senior Project Manager to help lead and drive multiple projects and coordinate deliverables. Responsible for planning, execution and delivery of Enterprise IT products. Leads development of enabling technologies.  Accountable for all day-to-day technical and programmatic leadership at any point in a project's lifecycle from conception through development and implementation.  The ideal candidate will have solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills; experience working with cross-functional departments; experience with timeline creation and maintenance. Project manager oversees the project to ensure the desired result is achieved, the most efficient resources are used and the different interests involved are satisfied.

Responsibilities:
•Build out and manage project plans and critical tasks, hours, resources and dependencies to determine project schedule determining necessary hardware, software and resources.
•Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
•Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
•Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
•Ensure resource availability and allocation
•Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
•Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
•Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
•Report and escalate to management as needed
•Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
•Perform risk management to minimize project risks
•Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Required Skills:
•Bachelor’s degree required
•10 years + proven working experience and knowledge managing Projects with examples of successful implementation.
•Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
•Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
•PMP certification is a plus, not required.
•Build out and manage project plans and critical tasks, hours, resources and dependencies to determine project schedule determining necessary hardware, software and resources.
•Strong technology background (requirements, development, application management, maintenance, operations) a plus
•Vendor/Contract Management experience: Managing multiple vendors and internal resources across work streams simultaneously
•Knowledgeable in Agile (Vendor) Methodologies
•Pragmatic, personable with very clear and efficient communication style
•SciForma experience a plus

Number of positions

1

Location

Pasadena

State

California