IT Project Management Senior Advisor


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a IT Project Manager, a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Candidates should be willing to work on our W2 ONLY.

Job Title: IT Project Management Senior Advisor

Remote: Yes

Location(s): Philadelphia PA

Role Type: W2 ONLY, NO C2C

Contract Length: 12 months

How to Apply: send resume and contact information to Suganya,Sourcer at

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Duties: Performs the roles of a Project Manager, Program Manager or Scrum Master as asked by the PMO to drive the planning, execution and closure of deliverables that involve software development or IT infrastructure initiatives using agile or waterfall methodologies via various tools like MS Project, Rally or Jira as demanded by the project requirements on time and within budget

Leadership –

Depicts core values: empathy, perspective, curiosity, innovation, courage, and integrity

Promotes an environment of Diversity and Inclusion.

Understands, depicts and leads by example on various Emotional Intelligence components – Self Awareness, Self-Regulation, Motivation, Empathy and Social Skills.

Ability to embrace lean agile mindset.

Ability to stand up cross functional/multi-work stream teams at project inception

Leading cross functional teams of senior team members, including but not limited to Senior Managers, Senior Principals or Directors.

Well-established top-level technical expert/ leader in one or more technologies/platforms and has deep knowledge of other related domains.

Educates others and leads certification activities; mentor internal and/or external technologists.

 Strategy –

Engages in establishing the strategic direction for the Strategic Program Delivery Organization.

Contributes in the planning of the overall organizational strategy.

 Customer Focus –

Works with executives and business stakeholders across the organization to understand customer needs.

Works to deliver a consistent and innovative customer experience.

Enhance and protect the end user experience through the creation of support channels and structures

 Stakeholder Management –

Meets with key stakeholders to define requirements for corporate policy and procedures on future solutions.

Works closely with business subject matter experts and key stakeholders to successfully integrate their solutions and objectives.

Works closely with vendors to drive appropriate governance and ensure that they are delivering on commitments.

  Continuous service improvement –

Supports service improvement efforts to reduce incidents, enhance existing support, and improve end user experience.

Adjourning- ability to close projects or programs, and create supporting Business as Usual (BAU) and warranty documentation for teams

Required Qualifications/Experiences:

  • Demonstrated leadership and project/program experience in major infrastructure areas such as compute, storage, cloud, and remote access
  • Experience working within a global, matrixed management organization
  • Experience leading change and working in an organizational transformation
  • Ability to set goals and objectives, prioritize, and manage situations to satisfactory completion
  • Experience managing projects to budgetary constraints and where effective commercial change control has been incorporated
  • Healthcare, Life sciences experience preferred but not required
  • Must have strong problem-solving skills with a wide range of technologies.
  • A passion for technology trends related to cloud, mobility, workforce, and collaboration
  • Strong interpersonal, team building, and motivational skills
  • A passion to mentor and develop strong talent
  • Self-motivated, adaptable, able to prioritize and motivate others
  • Strong organizational skills and multi-tasking capabilities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to create and present strategies and roadmaps
  • Deep level experience with Microsoft products and Microsoft certification preferred
  • ITIL, Six Sigma or Agile development/ leadership experience desired
  • Extensive vendor selection, management and negotiation experience
  • Extensive customer relationship management experience
  • Experience working with vendor senior management
  • Experience in managing deliverables via 3rd party vendors in a high profile and/or technically innovative enterprise solution
  • Advanced experience with Agile methodologies, traditional project management experience; integration projects and user interface projects required OR equivalent education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties of the job
  • Experience with SCRUM/ Kanban and preferably SAFe framework and the Scrum master role as defined in the framework

Desired Qualifications/Experiences: 

  • Deep level experience with Microsoft products and Microsoft certification preferred
  • ITIL, Six Sigma or Agile development/ leadership experience desired

Job ID: JOB-214957
Publish Date: 04 Jan 2023

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