IT/Software/Technology

IT Project Managemer

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS (S3) HAS AN OPENING!

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

Job Title: IT Project Manager

Location(s): 100% REMOTE

Role Type: W2 ONLY

Contract Length: 3 months with the potential for extension/conversion.

How to Apply: send resume and contact information to Corey Rennie, Sourcing Specialist, at crennie@strategicstaff.com

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Provides expert content/professional leadership on complex IT Project Management assignments/projects.
  • Responsible for managing, directing, and planning one, but occasionally more than one, complex project consisting of one or more project teams.
  • Responsible for coordinating, scheduling, and assigning project tasks, team building, maintaining working relationships with client functional areas outside of IT.
  • Applies project development methodologies and reporting techniques to indicate project status.
  • May manage and direct one or more project teams of project managers, specialists, analysts, and programmers to meet complex project objectives.
  • Reviews, evaluates, and formulates project plans, schedules, and budgets.
  • Allocates staff and budget resources to meet changing corporate needs.
  • Identifies and negotiates schedules, milestones and resources required to meet project objectives.
  • Organizes and guides project operations through the use of methodologies accepted by the industry.
  • Evaluates progress and reports progress in terms of quality and performance metrics common to IT projects.
  • Modifies schedules as required.
  • Works with client departments to coordinate systems testing, installation, training and support.
  • Keeps informed of technical and managerial advances in IT.
  • Exercises considerable creativity, foresight, and judgment in conceiving, planning, and delivering initiatives.
  • Uses deep professional knowledge and acumen to advise functional leaders.
  • Focuses on providing thought leadership within IT Project Management but works on broader projects, which require understanding of wider business.
  • Recognized internally as a subject matter expert.

Required Qualifications/Experiences:

  • 8-12 years relevant experience, or Master s degree and 6-10 years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, project management or related field desired
  • Project Management Professional (PMI-PMP), or Agile Certified practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification preferred.
  • Scrum Master Certification or other relevant Agile certification required.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills in creating a team-oriented culture.
  • Problem solving; identifies effective and efficient solutions for complex problems and looks beyond the obvious and uses critical thinking to drive superior results. Ability to Identify problems analytically, develop solutions and implement an effective course of action.
  • Assertive and hands on professional, who thrives in a fast paced, change-rich environment.
  • Must have proven work experience as an “influencer”.
  • Ability to coach, counsel and motivate others.
  • Help negotiate priorities and resolve conflicts among project stakeholders, product owners, and technology.
  • Utilize effective product discovery techniques to elicit business and user needs.
  • Ability to plan, manage work, and organize effectively.
  • Ability to think critically and constructively about complex business and technology problems, clearly communicate analysis, and present solutions.
  • Presentation skills preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Bright, energetic, assertive, and hands-on professional who thrives in a fast-paced environment

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-206930
Publish Date: 09 Sep 2022

Tagged as: IT Project Managemer