Infrastructure Project Manager in Chesapeake, VA at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A retail organization is seeking a Technical Project Manager to join their team in Chesapeake, VA.

Responsibilities

Serve as primary project lead on multiple concurrent projects

  • Determine appropriate project structure, work streams and team leads
  • Develop and maintain project plans with detailed tasks, activities, deliverables and timelines
  • Manage and evaluate project resource requirements
  • Continuously assess and re-evaluate project priorities; develop contingency plans
  • Facilitate project schedules and meetings
  • Document project decisions, action items, issues and risks
  • Maintain project document repositories
  • Serve as primary liaison with external vendors
  • Maintain, manage and report on project financial budgets, actuals and forecasts.
  • Prepare project status reports and steering committee presentations

Develop key partnerships with the following stakeholders

  • Executive sponsors to document scope and approve project charters
  • Architectural and Engineering resources to define technical specifications
  • Technical resources to ensure solutions meet requirements and are implemented according to plan
  • QA team to define testing strategy and execute regression and user acceptance testing
  • Training team to define training strategy, develop materials and deliver training
  • Internal Audit to ensure project controls and SDLC processes are followed

Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelors in business, computer science, or related field
  • 5+ years IS project management experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, including MS Project

Desired

  • PMP certification
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Enjoys fast paced environments
  • Experience managing the work of external vendors
  • Experience managing technical projects
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