The Sr Project Manager manages all IT related projects. Project management responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget & scope and delivering with high quality. This person will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of IT projects including setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities as well as monitoring and summarizing progress of IT projects. The IT Project Manager will also be responsible for preparing reports for upper management regarding status of their project.
BA or BS or equivalent experience is required; MA or MS is a plusSolid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environmentA proven track record of successfully implementing software or web development projects using Agile methodologies including 8+ years of experience as a Project Manager managing large, complex projects in a high-tech development environment with multi-function teams. PMP preferredPrior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies with application development projects. PMI-ACP, CSM, or equivalent preferredExperience overseeing multi-function project teams with 5 - 10 team members including Vendors, Developers, Business Analysts, and QA PersonnelBalanced business/technical background:Sufficient level of technical background to provide leadership to development teams and to be able to accurately and objectively evaluate complex project risks and issuesAbility to provide leadership to business analysts and collaborate with customers and develop strategies and solutions of high business valueSolid understanding of and demonstrated experience in using appropriate tools:Agile Project Management tools such as Jira or equivalentMicrosoft Project, Visio, and all Office ToolsExcellent oral and written communications skills and experience interacting with both business and IT individuals at all levels including the executive levelCreative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on details while maintaining the big picture view