Market Contract Rate
Lower Manhatten (NOHO)
A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.
Pay Options: w2 or IC - Self Incorporated.
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Location: Lower Manhatten (NOHO).
Skills required for the position: Project Management, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, SERVICE MATURITY, PMP, SDLC, AGILE, WATERFALL, SCRUM, PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT, VISIO, MS PROJECT.
Detailed Info: The Project manager is accountable for the success of all projects under their supervision. Project manager plans, executes, and delivers all projects on time, on budget, and within scope in accordance with business priorities. Throughout the lifecycle of each project, the manager tracks project status and manages project teams to mitigate issues and risks.
The candidate must have experience working on projects that are sponsored by Information Technology. The projects can can come from Infrastructure, Enterprise Data Management, Application Development, Service Management or Project Governance. The initial projects this role will focus on is the rollout of the Resource Management functionality of Workfront (fka @Task) to Information Technology and possibly other Administrative functions. This resource must have the requisite experience and be fully skilled in the entire life cycle of Resource Management Processes to maintain a healthy PMO function. The other project that would be an initial focus is Service Maturity which will measure the maturity of the Services IT provides to the organization in the spirit of process improvement.
Key to success is this individuals understanding of how to engage and utilize Business Transformation Change Management (the human side of change) and our Process Improvement teams to help us transform Information Technology projects and the Business teams we work with.
Development/Computing Environment: Key Responsibilities
Define and create project plans for project, portfolio, and product prioritization and implementation
Evaluate trade-offs between project size and complexity, cost, urgency, risk, and stakeholder value
Partner with business sponsors to define success metrics and criteria
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
Understanding of software development lifecycles (i.e. Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall, Iterative)
Proficient with the Project and Portfolio Management Tools (Visio, MS Project, Tempus, Workfront, etc.)
PMP certification or equivalent
In depth understanding of project management concepts
Knowledge and practical use of TOGAF, a plus
Product Management experience, a plus
Successful experience starting and scaling DevOps the Enterprise, a plus
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 33164