Job Description


Category : IT Project Management

Location/City : CT - Rocky Hill


SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITY:

The Project Manager is accountable for the success of all projects under their supervision. Projectmanager plans, executes, and delivers all projects on time, on budget, and within scope in accordancewith business priorities. Throughout the lifecycle of each project, the manager tracks project status andmanages project teams to mitigate issues and risks.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborate with business sponsors to interpret and define success metrics and criteria
  • Define and create project plans for project, portfolio, and product prioritization andimplementation
  • Evaluate trade-offs between project size and complexity, cost, urgency, risk, and stakeholdervalue
  • Build, lead, and coach multiple project teams throughout project lifecycles
  • Facilitate all operational checkpoint activities throughout the lifecycle of projects
  • Assess and resolve all high priority project risks as they are encountered
  • Ensure all projects adhere to project methodology compliance standards set by the company
  • Continually update relevant business stakeholder of project status
  • Ensure all projects meet success parameters and ROI targets stated in business case

QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPETENCIES:

Soft Skills

  • Excellent project management, organization, and team collaboration skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent facilitation, collaboration, negotiation, and presentation skills
  • Ability to anticipate risks and devise solutions in the moment
  • Comfort with ambiguity, frequent change, or unpredictability
  • Strong team leadership skills
  • Strong knowledge of business objectives

Technical Skills

  • Understanding of software development lifecycles (i.e. Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall, Iterative)
  • Must have managed Application Development projects
  • Proficient with the Project and Portfolio Management Tools (Visio, MS Project, Clarity, etc.)
  • PMI certification or equivalent preferred (Optional)
  • In depth understanding of project management concepts

REQUIRED CREDENTIALS & TRAINING/EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in business management or related field highly preferred
  • 5 years of project management experience, PMP certification preferred

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