Project Manager - job id 33675

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Project Manager

Market Rate w2

Lower Manhatten (NOHO)

How to Apply


Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.

Pay Options: w2

Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email with the Job Code JO33675

Location: Lower East Side, Manhattan

Skills required for the position: Project Management, ENTERPRISE, CHANGE MANAGEMENT

Detailed Info:

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

  • Coordinate activities and follow up on tasks assigned to multiple groups, e.g. Data Warehouse, Applications Development, Security, etc.

  • Manage integration of third party vendor tools with NYU internal systems

  • 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

Development/Computing Environment:


  • 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 dev lifecycles (Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall, Iterative)

  • Proficient w/ the Project & Portfolio Management Tools (Visio, MS Project, Tempus, Workfront)

  • 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: 33675