IT Project Manager


Strategic Staffing Solutions


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

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO visa sponsorship or C2C eligibility for this position. The details are below.

Job Title: IT Project Manager
Contract: 4 Months+ possibility for extension/conversion
Location: 100% Remote

Job/Role Description:

  • Provides counsel and advice to top management on significant IT Project Management matters, often requiring coordination between organizations
  • Responsible for managing, directing and planning multiple complex projects, or occasionally one highly-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
  • Focuses on providing thought leadership and technical expertise across multiple disciplines
  • Recognized internally as the go-to person for the most complex IT Project Management assignments

Required Skills:

  • Mainframe and DevOps experience preferable
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to drive large, complex work streams
  • Status Reporting and Data gathering – Ability to work with complex datasets to derive metrics and reporting
  • Someone who can get up to speed quickly with little hand holding; self-starter
  • Well organized, good time management skills in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to shift direction due to change in priority; flexibility and agility
  • Risk and issue management removing blockers and barriers quickly
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to all levels of leadership, as well as with our vendor partner
  • Relationship building with application engineering, leadership, vendor partner and overall program team
  • Strong project management skills both Agile and waterfall (the Mainframe program is a hybrid)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Jira experience
  • Bachelors Degree preferred

How to Apply:  send resume and contact information to Nisa Peake, Sourcing Specialist, at

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-205205
Publish Date: 19 Sep 2022

Tagged as: IT Project Manager