Seeking a meticulous and driven Senior Project Manager with proven track record in successful applications project implementations.
This role is a key appointment in the technology team to help the organization transform and move towards the digital age.
He/she should be familiar with emerging technologies and innovations to effectively evaluate solutions and to lead the Digital Transformation initiatives.
Fronting all projects, he/she will be responsible for end-to-end project management from the project initiation, justification, Proof-of-Concept (POC), evaluation, software development, testing, deployment as well as the system support.
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or Financial Engineering;
Has at least 8 years of Project Management experience with IT application development projects;
Prior experience in proposal preparation, vendors evaluation, selection and management;
Proven ability to interact with various business users, senior management , IT teams and external vendors effectively;
Experience in project plans, milestones, measures, budgets, resource and time management;
Experience in working with Agile development principles & teams;
Good understanding of the technology landscape and the various types of technology (Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Data Analytics, Cybersecurity, IoT);
Drives team work to resolve complex business issues through sharing in-depth knowledge and experience;
Excellent leadership skills and emotional intelligence to influence key decisions, mediate conflicts and build consensus;
Resourceful and proactive team player with excellent analytical and planning skills;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Agile, PMP, CITPM, COMIT or PRINCE2 certified.
Responsible to develop strategic Information Technology (IT) blueprints and manage a portfolio of IT application systems to bring about impactful changes to the organization;
Guide and drive the various teams in the transformation journey from project conceptualization through to operations;
Responsible for all aspects of project management and involve in justification of Business and Financial cases;
Work with stakeholders to develop business case and to define project scope, goals and deliverables;
Meet project deadlines, identify project obstacles, proactively mitigate risks and escalate and resolve issues effectively;
Prepare/manage work plans, schedules, project estimates/budget, resource plans, vendor services/contracts and status reports on a regular basis;
Practically apply project management concepts to facilitate the achievement of project goals ensuring predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery;
Manage the scope change process with identification of risks and issues, and facilitate resolution, mitigation and prioritization;
Conduct regular project meetings and provide regular status monitoring on all project activities;
Manage stakeholders expectations, providing regular project status update;
Identify project risks and work closely with team members to mitigate the risks and resolve project issues;
Conduct regular quality assessment, monitor project performance and actively take preventive/corrective actions;
Proper hand-over to Support team in accordance to procedures in placed;
Conduct post implementation reviews and recommend areas for improvement.