Senior Project Manager

Company: Kforce Technology ( Learn More )

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US-UT-Salt Lake City
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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Senior Project Manager in Salt Lake City, Utah (UT).Position Responsibilities:
  • Provide innovative strategic and tactical solutions
  • Consult with internal key business partners to identify feasible solutions to achieve intended results
  • Champion ideas and sell them to others
  • Provide guidance to project owner related to risk management, corrective actions, and general project management
  • Manage and lead project teams as assigned
  • Define and manage project scope, budget, risks and issues
  • Coordinate various work activities to ensure work you're doing are timely, accurate, and handed-off appropriately
  • Collect and assemble work estimates
  • Conduct process improvement analysis to include the creation of related process flow documentation
  • Ensure overall quality of work products
  • Create the overall project communications plan and meeting structure
  • Ensure project documentation is maintained, securely stored, and disseminated to appropriate team members, end users, support personnel, and Key Partners
  • Detailed project planning and control to include development and maintain detailed project
  • Develop and maintain a detailed project plan
  • Job Requirements

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • 7+ years' experience as a PM
    • Experience managing software development and/or implementations projects (hardware related PM experience is not applicable)
    • Large company / enterprise experience required
    • Data management / migration experience is helpful
    • Banking not required, but preferred
    Qualifications:
    • * Bachelor's degree or higher, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or related field
    • Minimum 8 years of experience with leading projects utilizing hybrid forms of Agile and Iterative methodologies
    • Working knowledge of Agile methodologies and practices
    • Senior experience leading projects and people in global, matrixed organizations
    • Experience leading both business processes and technology projects across multiple business functions
    • Experience with the management of application integrations projects in a mainframe and distributed application environment
    • Experience with management and mitigation of resource constraints
    • Proven track record of succeeding on high profile, high risk, high pressure, fast paced, multi*stream projects
    • Demonstrated aptitude and experience establishing and maintaining strong working relationships with business partners, business customers, executives, and IT colleagues
    • Strong presentation, oral and written, and negotiation skills required
    • Strong Microsoft Project skills
    • Ability to lead through influence and drive user adoption
    • Ability to expertly prioritize and organize work demands with little oversight
    Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.