Project Manager (Job #6375)



Posted Under: Virginia Beach, Virginia jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 23450
Posted On: 2017-05-19 01:00:00

SLAIT Consulting is currently seeking a Sr. Tech Project Manager for our client in the Virginia Beach, VA area.

NOTE:
The incumbent will need to be able to understand general web products in a regulated environment. This is a technical environment requiring project management in a sub-effort capabilities. The project manager would need strong communication and reporting skills, following the PMP guidelines, providing information into a larger project effort.


JOB DUTIES:
* Works independently with business partners to identify and implement medium to large technical projects, as defined by Company methodology, such as: broad-based information systems, full life-cycle application development, building enterprise applications, or data warehouse planning and development.
* In addition to all responsibilities of a project manager, which include managing all aspects of a project including initiating, planning, executing, closing, and controlling, candidate will also:
* Direct system analysts, software designers, and programmers to determine best methods to achieve project objectives.
* Be responsible for applying project management knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project deliverables, processes, and systems.


MAJOR JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Coaches and mentors project team members.
* Mentors other project managers around project management methodology.
* Determines project scope.
* Develops resource, risk, quality, cost, and scope management plans.
* Develops training plans.
* Develops requirements documents.
* Develops project approval matrix.
* Identifies project team training and tool needs.
* Defines, recommends, and secures contractual agreements for technical services and products.
* Coordinates requirements, schedules implementation and post-implement plans, and develops service-level agreements for vendor partners and global resources firms.
* Defines quality gates for each project methodology phase.
* Defines critical success factors.
* Establishes and manages the project warranty period.


EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

* Requires BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline with IT focus degree.
* 5 years of project management experience in broad-based information systems, full life-cycle application development, and/or building enterprise applications, and/or data warehouse planning and development.
* Or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

SPECIFIC SKILLS:
*PMP Certification preferred.
* Healthcare industry experience preferred.
* Experience with MS Project Server preferred.
* Recent, active experience with MS Project, SharePoint, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
* Experience managing all phases of the project lifecycle.
* Experience managing teams with many stakeholders (both business and IT).
* 10+ years? experience managing teams and tracking deliverables with both business and IT components.
* Strong project management skills, including documentation, scheduling, allocation and dependencies.


GENERAL SKILLS:
* Demonstrated application of and proven success of project management methodology, management tools, analysis and research tools, documentation tools, and reporting tools required.
* Experience in coaching and mentoring project team members preferred.
* Experience in creating an effective team environment, building strong relationships, negotiation, solving problems and issues, resolving conflicts, managing resources in a matrix environment, and communicating and influencing effectively at all levels of an organization required.
* Demonstrated application of project management methodology required.
* Requires an understanding of the overall organization.


Why SLAIT?
We have been growing since 1990 with offices in Virginia, Gaithersburg, MD., New York, Raleigh, NC, and Austin TX. For over twenty three years, we have delivered customized, creative IT solutions for customers in the commercial, and state and local government sectors.
*Staff Augmentation *Managed Services *IT Outsourcing *IT Consulting

Thank you for your consideration, please submit your resume today! Visit us at www.slaitconsulting.com

**Must be able to work for any employer in the United States. No Visa sponsorship.**

SLAIT Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer