Manager of PMO

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Manager of PMO

Roles and responsibilities
Ongoing contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
Potential Telecommuting Options Available
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Provide an Enterprise Applications Software Engineer who:  
•Manages day-to-day activities in the Program Management Office (PMO) to ensure IT programs and projects meet organization goals and requirements.
•Implements and provides guidance related to project management processes and policies.
•Works with other department leaders to define, prioritize, and develop projects and programs.
•Responsible for the administration of project and quarterly reviews, counseling projects and interfacing with vendors.
•Provides technical leadership, guidance and administration for the project management tool suite.
•Works with cross-functional teams to implement recommendations based on business impact and technical feasibility; may lead cross-functional efforts to optimize and measure the business impact of recommended changes.
•Advocate for changes and improvements of systems, procedures, processes and tools in support of project, portfolio and resource management.
•Establish, maintain and refine governance processes and procedures for project management.
•Establish, maintain and refine project portfolio status reporting standards, metrics, and calculations and will oversee reporting out to executive leaders.
•Prepare and present at executive level governance meetings and partner with IT, business & finance organizations to better define and measure business case/benefit realization for initiatives.
•Guides and develops strategic plans related to program and project management best practices.
•Oversees the OCIO portfolio of projects
•Offering role based training in the area of project management best practices and implementations at JPL.  
•Is familiar with JPL concepts and practices.  

Required Skills:
•Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder
•Offer contingent on ability to successfully pass a background check and drug screen
•Bachelors degree, Masters preferred

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