IT Project Manager



Posted Under: Portland, Oregon jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 97239
Posted On: 2017-05-19

Mastech is a growing company dedicated to innovation and teamwork. We are currently seeking a IT Project Manager for our client in the IT Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately. Dialed

Duration: 6 Months Contract
Location: Portland, OR/ Zip Code: 97232
Compensation: Market Rate

Role: IT Project Manager

Role Description: The IT Project Manager would need to have at least 5+ years of experience.

- Effectively manage and execute one or more projects or tracks within a program.
- Contribute to the ongoing improvement of the Claims Sub portfolio's project management capability through the development and improvement of processes and through sharing of best practices across the PM team.
- Define, develop and execute integrated project plan, Define and develop team structure and roles & responsibilities.
- Lead all phases of projects, from concept through deployment, including needs assessment, system requirements determination, TCO estimates, planning, scoping, scheduling, budgeting, development, testing, implementation, etc.
- Conduct business impact and cost/benefit analysis evaluations and recommend the appropriate course of action for assigned projects.
- Effectively communicate project status, recommend actions and determine priorities with the Business and IT stakeholders.
- Establish appropriate project control, processes, standards and procedures. Track internal and external vendor deliverables to ensure that they meet committed scope, schedule and budget.
- Positively influence project stakeholders, perform at a strategic and tactical/hands-on level, and provide communications and guidance to senior executives and sponsors regarding their role in ensuring the success of all assigned projects. Facilitate communications and interactions between functional groups, team members, strategic partners and vendors
- Develop key working relationships with team members from regional, business clients, and the Claims group.
- Effectively take on the leadership role of assigned projects.

Required Skills:

- A BA/BS in any field or 4 years of equivalent years of experience.
- A minimum of 8 years of Project Management experience.
- A minimum of 8 years of experience in leading IT development and implementation of highly complex, large scale, multi-location, multi-year corporate IT initiatives.
- 6 - 8 years of experience in creating and maintaining integrated business and IT project plans with key milestones, dependencies, critical paths, and resource loaded.
- Excellent MS Project skills.
- Excellent oral and written communications skills.
- Excellent problem solving and "decision making" skills.
- Demonstrated success working in a matrix team environment for a large organization.
- Self-Motivated, Independent work capability.
- Results orientation - Demonstrated ability to execute in a fast paced environment.
- Must be flexible and have the ability to work in a complex and constantly changing environment.

Education: Bachelor's Degree
Experience: Minimum 5+ years
Relocation: No, this position will not cover relocation expenses
Travel: No
Local Preferred: Yes

Recruiter Name: Saheba Chawla
Recruiter Phone: 877 884 8834 (Ext: 2112)

EOE

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